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6 Red, White & Blue Flowers For A Patriotic Garden

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When it comes to 4th of July decor, most people think about fireworks and flags. But, there’s another way to show your patriotic pride with red, white, and blue flowers! It’s a fun and unique way to begin your festivities! There are lots of different options to choose from, so you can find the perfect …

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Is Watering Your Plants From The Bottom Better?

Knowing how to water your plants is important in successfully growing them and having them thrive. The question that’s on everyone’s mind and gardeners alike is, “Is it better to water your plants from the top or bottom?” Below is all the information you need to know about watering your plants. About Watering Your Plants …

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10 of the Most Beautiful Peonies To Grow In Your Garden

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Peonies are famous for their glorious scents and large, fluffy blossoms. Often used in wedding bouquets and floral arrangements, these flowering plants also make great additions to your backyard! Peonies are hardy perennial plants with ancient roots and incredible lifespans. They typically bloom for seven to 10 days in the Spring and early Summer. To offset …

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8 Jungle Plants To Create A Tropical Backyard

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Want to relive that gorgeous vacation you went on? Or, would you like to liven up your backyard with some tropical flair? If the answer is yes, check out these five jungle plants that will transform your outdoor space into a paradise getaway. From towering palms to colorful flowers, these plants add some island style …

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Avoid These 5 Mistakes When Harvesting Rainwater

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You can do multiple things to both save money and live an eco-friendly life. One of the best methods to achieve these two goals is harvesting rainwater. This activity involves collecting water run-off from structures and surfaces. The easiest way to catch the rainwater is by collecting it in your gutters and channeling it through …

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10 Tips For Creating a Climate-Friendly Yard

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In the past few decades, the importance of protecting the environment has become incredibly apparent. And while there are plenty of ways to reduce your carbon footprint, you may be curious about what changes you can make to create a climate-friendly yard. Fortunately, the process is a lot easier than you might think! In this …

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