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Build a #Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET. - ruggedthug

Take that mosquitos!- Mosquito trap - Cut the top off a 2 liter bottle. Invert the cone and place it inside the straight part of the bottle. Glue the two pieces together. Add 1 tsp yeast and 1/2 cup sugar to some luke warm water, and pour the mixture into the bottle. Mosquitoes are attracted to the carbon dioxide that you exhale. The yeast feeds off the sugar and emits the same gas, so the mosquito enters the bottle, thinking she will find food there....

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Create and Care for a Lavender Hedge

Lavender plants are generally easy to care for. Learn how to create a fragrant and beautiful lavender hedge, and maintain it for years to come.

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Fire Up Fall with Color - 122 Container Gardening Ideas

Shade container idea: What's In The Pot? 'Wasabi' coleus, Cast-iron plant, 'Pink Beauty' caladium, Variegated Algerian ivy, Asparagus fern

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DIY Sea Glass Personalized Candle Jars

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8 Indoor Air Purifying Herbs - The follow herbs can suck almost 90% of VOCs out of your room and leave you with pure, filtered air: Rosemary Lavender Basil Mint Jasmine Geranium Coffee plant Woodbine

Daylilies and hostas! two hard to kill or in other words, easy to grow plants that make this bed look marvelous! And both plants multiply, too!

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Perk It up with Pots

Six plants that repel mosquitoes - Basil, lavender and citronella grass - Pests & Diseases - How to - Canadian Gardening

What??? I so need to try this. Another pinner wrote " When I was in the Master Gardener program we used the water crystals in planters and I knew it was the same thing in diapers, but it never crossed my mind to put a diaper in the bottom of one. Someone else said, "The trick to amazing potted plants - diapers. I did this in my hanging baskets last year and they rocked all season."

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How to have HANGING FERNS that are the ENVY of the Neighborhood

Keep the fern in the same pots they come in, every other day submerge them in a 5 gallon bucket filled with 1/2 cup of epson salts & 3 gallons of regular water until the soil stops bubbling, then hang up to drip dry... ferns will be dark green, glossy, and 3x3 by September from ferns that start out with 7 fronds in May.