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Serendipity and Spice: 8 Plants to Repel Bugs, Insects, and Pests

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20 Plants that Repel Mosquitoes

20 Plants that Repel Mosquitoes. Great plants and flowers that repel mosquitoes in your backyard.


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New Fruit and Vegetable Varieties for 2013

Got love for apples but don’t have the space for your own orchard? No problem with columnar apple trees.

How to cut herbs - for basil don't pluck leaves off, instead trim stem. Leave two sets of leaves on stem (leaves grow in pairs across from each other). Cut immediately above the second set of leaves from the ground. Plant will then grow new branches from this cut.

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Basil keeps mosquitos away...maybe I could plant enough of them to circle the pool deck!

Genius! Use a lemon, orange or a grapefruit to start your seedlings. Plant the entire thing in the ground and the peels will compost directly into the soil to nourish the plants as they grow.. reclaimed-to-fame

Wall Trellis Kit This is an ingenious product. With it, you can make a trellis of any shape and put it almost anywhere. To make a trellis, use the silicone glue to bond a number of the anchors to a wall or window. Next, string the wire from anchor to anchor to create a frame. Finally, use the vinyl tape to support plants on the newly created trellis.