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Plant lemon grass in big pots for the patio... it repels mosquitoes and it grows tall

Plants that repel mosquitoes

Tips for Growing a Lemon Tree in a container.

Want to live in a mosquito-free yard? I have one word. GARLIC! I buy the biggest jar of garlic that I can find and sprinkle it around my yard. I even poor out the “garlic water” close to my back patio door. Mosquitos hate the smell of garlic more than anything and will do anything to escape the smell. Works for 3 months. I do this monthly for $5

Lavender’s natural habitat is the hot, sandy soil of Provence- so if you forget to water your plants, they’re even happier!  If you don’t have room for a garden, maybe you can find a little space for a pot of lavender near your front door.  Every time you brush by it, you’ll have the fabulous scent of Provence in the air.

Sweet potato vine,light purple lantana and tall dark purple ornamental grass...

Cotton Candy Grass - Withstands heat, humidity, poor soil and even drought. Very easy to grow, it reaches a mature height of 3-4 feet tall and gets 3-4 feet wide. Grows in all U.S zones.

Making A Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts.

Finally! A visual how-to on building those beautiful flower pot towers. Let's put one our front porches this year!

Whether you have a vegetable garden, rose garden or weed garden, here is the best round up of gardening tips and ideas that youve probably never tried! All of these little tricks are resourceful ideas for a beginner or even the novice green thumb. #Gardening_Tips #Garden #Garden_Ideas

LOVE these colors and all so easy to grow!

Flowering Shrubs Hedge - 5 hedge plants

Mosquito repelling “Creeping Thyme” plant. It has citronella oil that makes it smell lemony.

Kochia Scoparia, a drought-hardy plant that grows green and turns vivid pink as weather gets colder.

Horsetail grass in modern planters..Fabulous idea for a privacy screen.. a little like bamboo!!

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Epsom salt used as a foliar spray or soil additive will help tomato and pepper plants grow and produce larger, tastier yields.

"Potted meyer lemon trees are easy to grow and produce luscious fruit. I get over 100 lemons off of my potted tree every year"

I need this for climbing plants!

Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes. The strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away - very functional patio plant.