Lemon eucalyptus tree for sale

The One Natural Mosquito Repellent That Really WorksFirst things first: If you're looking for a science-backed method of repelling mosquitoes, you don't need to shy away from synthetic repellents such as DEET and picaridin. DEET in particular has been widely used for decades, and studies show it protects against mosquitoes and ticks carrying malaria, West Nile virus, Zika virus, and Lyme,...

Weeping trees zone 6

Zone 5 Weeping Trees – Growing Weeping Trees In Zone 5Weeping ornamental trees add a dramatic, graceful look to landscape beds. They are available as flowering deciduous trees, nonflowering deciduous trees and even evergreens. Usually used as specimen trees in the garden, different types of weeping trees can be placed in different beds to add variety, while also carrying out shape consistency...

How to attract wildlife?

Gardening for Birds, Butterflies, and Bees - by Editors at Birds and Blooms (Paperback)Whether you're installing a new garden bed or trying to attract orioles for the first time, it helps to start with the right information. And here it is! In this book, experts and readers from North America's #1 Bird and Garden Magazine, Birds & Blooms, give their tried-and-true advice. Attracting birds and...

Planting sweet potatoes plants

Sweet Potato Container Crops – Tips For Growing Sweet Potatoes In ContainersA perennial in its native environment, growing sweet potatoes in containers is actually an easy endeavor but the plant is usually grown as an annual this way.Sweet potatoes are highly nutritious and come in two different varieties — dry flesh types and moist flesh types. The moist fleshed types convert more starch to...

Why do my plants have holes in the leaves?

How To Tell What Bug Is Eating Your Plants Deer and RabbitsDeer lack upper incisors, so they bite foliage and tear it free, creating jagged edges. This is also true when they bite a stem –the edge is jagged. When deer are present, you'll see hoof prints in soft soil and lawn.Rabbits leave neatly clipped stems and prefer new, tender growth, including stems, growing tips and leaves. Sometimes...

Mini christmas tree plants

Real Mini Christmas TreeThere are a few things you can do during the holiday season to give your Christmas celebration the fanfare it deserves. Christmas cookies, Christmas stockings, Santa Claus and of course the Christmas tree! Trimmed with lights, decked out with ornaments and displayed in place of pride, no doubt the Christmas tree creates the heart of any holiday home. Of course, not...

What is a arborist?

Stump grinding: Removing a tree is one thing, but removing the stump and removing the root are all distinct procedures. Stump grinders are used to remove the part of the stump that is below the surface level. If the arborist determines that the roots may regenerate the tree, then the roots will be removed as well and this will require digging.Tree pruning: Pruning is an underestimated art, but...

Cat’s claw vine for sale

Cat’s Claw Plant Care: How To Grow Cat’s Claw VinesWhat is cat’s claw plant? Cat’s claw (Macfadyena unguis-cati) is a prolific, fast growing vine that produces tons of bright, vibrant flowers. It spreads quickly and is considered invasive in some places, but if you treat it right it can have a big payoff. Keep reading to learn more cat’s claw plant information, including how to grow...

Types of milk thistle

Silybum Milk Thistle Info: Tips For Planting Milk Thistle In GardensMilk thistle (also called silybum milk thistle) is a tricky plant. Prized for its medicinal properties, it is also considered highly invasive and is being targeted for eradication in some areas. Keep reading for information about planting milk thistle in gardens, as well as combating milk thistle invasiveness.Silybum Milk Thistle...

Rose of sharon seedling

Rose Of Sharon Seed Propagation: Harvesting And Growing Rose Of Sharon SeedsRose of sharon is a large deciduous flowering shrub in the Mallow family and is hardy in zones 5-10. Because of its large, dense habit and its ability to seed itself, rose of sharon makes an excellent living wall or privacy hedge. When left untended, rose of sharon will drop its seeds close to the parent plant. In spring,...