Protect fruit from birds

SERVICING OVER 150 US CITES Methods of bird deterring include so called „Eye" balloons ( printed balloons that fool birds into thinking there is a predator in the tree, bird netting and spikes, hanging shiny objects that reflect light, as well as electronic noise boxes. Additionally, a lot of people found that placing predator (animal) - like plastic or rubber objects will also scare the birds...

How to keep peacocks off my porch?

How To Get Rid Of Peacocks: Tips For Controlling Peacocks In The GardenPeacocks are arresting creatures, especially the males with their magnificent tail feather display. They have long been used on estates and farms as early warning systems due to their piercing cries. The birds flock in wild situations and have been known to do considerable damage to neighborhoods they colonize. Peacock control...

Cotton burr compost home depot

What Is Cotton Burr Compost: How To Use Cotton Burr Compost In GardensAny gardener will tell you that you can’t go wrong with composting. Whether you want to add nutrients, break up dense soil, introduce beneficial microbes, or all three, compost is the perfect choice. But not all compost is the same. Many gardeners will tell you that the best stuff you can get is cotton burr compost. Keep...

Tomato determinate or indeterminate

Determinate vs Indeterminate Tomatoes: How To Distinguish A Determinate From An Indeterminate TomatoThere is nothing quite like a home-grown juicy, sweet ripe tomato. Tomatoes are classified by their growth habit and fall into the categories of determinate and indeterminate tomato varieties. Once you know the characteristics, it’s easy to tell which tomatoes are determinate and which are...

Ants in the lawn

Why Are Ant Hills Already Forming In My Yard?March 12, 2019We all know that ants can ruin our summer festivities by crawling over our picnic food or finding their way into our pantry goods. But is summer the only time ants are active? Unfortunately, the answer to that question is no.Ants in Oklahoma can be active year-round, but primarily become a concern once the first warm, sunny days of spring...

Growing begonia in pots

> > Watering, Not a Simple Choreby Morris MuellerWatering is not a glamorous topic to write or read about. Yet this topic is most essential to growing and upon consideration is not as simple as dumping water on a plant. Without thinking consciously about it, I realized how complex watering really is for me. There are a lot of considerations that go into watering each and every plant.Is it...

Potted pepper plants for sale

Capsicum AnnuumWe have all seen in grocery stores, eaten or cooked a variety of this plants fruit known as capsicum, sweet peppers, cayenne peppers, and chilli peppers, which this species has been bred from for ornamental purposes. The common name of Christmas pepper was given to the plant because many are sold during December and the red colorful fruits provide a festive appearance. Outdoors...

Growing potatoes raised bed

Raised Potato Plants – Methods For Growing Potatoes Above GroundPotatoes go with just about everything, plus they are fairly easy to grow, so it’s no wonder that many gardeners plant them in the usual way, underground. But what about growing potatoes above ground? Raised potato plants may be an atypical potato growing method but one with many benefits. Read on to learn how to grow above...

Pruning crepe myrtle trees

Crepe Myrtle Pruning Step-by-StepSouthern Living What concerns people most in the country right now? Losing their jobs? Losing their retirements? Nope. It's how to properly prune their crepe myrtles Here's a step-by-step guide showing how the Grumps prunes his.Image zoomWhy do you need my advice? Because a lot of you take guidance from your ignorant neighbors neighbors, who prune their crepe...

How to make mullein oil?

MulleinWhat is Mullein?The common mullein, usually found throughout the US, is a woolly-leafed biennial plant. During its first year of growth, the large leaves form a low-lying basal rosette. In the spring of the second year, the plant develops a tall stem that can grow to more than 1.22 m in height. The top portion of the stem develops yellow flowers that have a faint, honey-like odor. This,...