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Stop Weeds Fast

Stop weeds before they attack your garden Although everybody has their own techniques, methods, and beliefs about how gardening should be approached, there is one thing that there seems to be a general consensus on: weeds are bad.  They strangle out the plants you worked so hard to nurture and grow, and are generally unappealing […]

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Mint: Learning About Herbs

Mint – The Basics Mint herbs are one of the most common herbs, found in foods from appetizers, to desserts, to beverages.  They belong to the Mentha species of plants, and actually include many different varieties.  The most well known in North America would be peppermint and spearmint, and are used incredibly often in flavoring […]

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Picking the Best Mulch, Part 2

The Best Mulch: Organic Mulch vs. Inorganic Mulch In the first part of this article, which you can find here, we talked about the benefits to buying the best mulch for your garden and why it’s so important for the health of your plants.  In this second part, we’re going to talk about the difference between […]

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Picking the Best Mulch for Your Garden

The Best Mulch: Why it’s so important Picking the best mulch for the type of garden you have is one of the most important aspects of growing your plants the most successfully, but it is also a step that most ignore, or don’t even realize is important!  Mulching is when you spread a surface of […]

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