Thursday, October 22

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How to Protect Cacti from Mealybugs?
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How to Protect Cacti from Mealybugs?

Succulents and cacti have been growing in popularity, especially among garden enthusiasts and landscapers. Even those that aren’t interested in gardening keep succulents at home. These plants are hardy and are low-maintenance, which makes taking care of them easy. As hardy as these plants are, they are also prone to pests. Mealybugs are among the pests that can destroy cacti, and can potentially become a landscaper’s nightmare. What Are Mealybugs? Mealybugs are insects that are parasites of many plant varieties. There are many species of mealybugs, and many of them pose a threat to gardens. Some species even work with ants, forming a mutually-beneficial relationship. Mealybugs are particularly attracted to plants that have juicy and fleshy parts. Fruits, sap, fleshy stem
How to start a garden of fragrant plants
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How to start a garden of fragrant plants

Would you like to have a garden where, upon arrival, you could perceive a very, very pleasant aroma that makes you forget your worries so you can enjoy your beloved plants? This, although it may seem a difficult dream to make reality, the truth is that it is much easier to get than you think. Why? Because we have at our disposal a wide variety of aromatic plants at a very interesting price: no more than 5 USD can be found in the nurseries. So, discover how to create a garden of aromatic plants, and boast of green space. Choose the best place to have your garden of fragrant plants These are very resistant plants, but they need to be in full sun so that they can grow well -except for the parsley and the sage, which prefer to be in semi-shade, otherwise the problems, will soon appea...
Top 5 Fragrant Plants that you need
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Top 5 Fragrant Plants that you need

In today’s article, I want to tell you about the 5 Fragrant plants that are essential in your urban garden or garden. These plants along with many others are necessary to achieve a harmony and above all to attract thousands of pollinators and thus be able to improve crops significantly. If you want to know them a little better and learn what function each of them fulfills, I invite you to continue reading. 5 Fragrant Plants that you need Surely, it is not the first time you find an article or something that refers to the importance of aromatic plants. Hope you might already have a much knowledge on them. However, I will quote you the 5 plants that I have selected. May be you find a new one! I explain everything with much more detail and I teach you tricks for your plantation. 1.
Some Benefits of Landscaping
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Some Benefits of Landscaping

You must have noticed that the world turn transformed in many ways. You can see the technological advancement taking place almost on the daily basis in different parts of the global village. One can also notice the change in structure of living standard and lifestyle of people belonging to the diverse walks of life living in distinctive areas of the world. It has been noticed that people, nowadays, tend to spend less amount of time in outdoor activities as they have technological stuff at their hands all the time that keep them engaged in indoor activities. But it is not healthy to keep your body intact while engrossing in indoor activities. So for that, landscape your yard and lawn maintenance can be the perfect idea that has potential to bring fun, excitement and peace of mind to ...
Insect Repellent Plants That Help Us Against Pests Organically
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Insect Repellent Plants That Help Us Against Pests Organically

Today I want to tell you everything I know about plants that help us against pests. Those of you who has garden will know that if we plants we need to ensure protect the crops against the most common pests. With an ecological way and promoting biodiversity in certain season. We are thankful with this method. As the use of chemicals will not be necessary since we achieve a certain good results. If you like the organic gardening, then this list of organic plants you cannot miss for your garden or gardening. If these plants pests persist and you want to use some type of pesticide or pesticide I invite you to always use ecological remedies and avoid chemicals. 1. Calendula If you usually see other garden, you will feel that the Calendula is the queen in any garden. Since the plant is...
Top 10 Ways to Landscape the Yard of Your New Home on a Budget
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Top 10 Ways to Landscape the Yard of Your New Home on a Budget

The exterior look of your home is the first thing that attracts the attention of people. The yard of your home is a part of your exterior home design. It is essential to maintain your yard to enhance the exterior appeal of your home. To design a beautiful yard, you don’t need a lot of money. The most beautifully designed gardens are possible due to the efforts of creative designers.  There are numerous landscaping ideas that you can use to give your yard a beautiful curb appeal. 1. Borders Borders can enhance the appeal of your garden in many ways. You can use any materials like plastic, bricks, stones or wooden blocks to create the borders in your yard. Borders are the best to utilize the space and creating fine lines between different areas in the garden. Creating borders