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Growing and Caring for Green Beans: What You Need to Know

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Green beans are a form of the common bean and are generally the protective husks, young fruit and the unripe counterparts of the common bean. These beans are also commonly known as string beans, French beans, snap beans and now also as stringless beans. When it comes to growing beans, there are many different types …

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Softwood Cuttings Propagation: How to Create Beautiful Blooms

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If you have grand designs for your landscape, and a tight budget, you should seriously consider softwood cuttings propagation to help fill your empty spaces with vegetation and seasonal blooms. When I first moved into my house, I could see so much potential in the practically empty acreage. Pricing the number of shrubby ornamentals I …

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Attracting Butterflies, Hummingbirds, and Other Pollinators

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Your gardens are dependent upon pollinators to thrive just as much (or even more) than the hard work you put into them. Pollinators are a critical addition to plant survival and there are many ways you can support their lifecycle, attract them to your yard, and help provide them a safe haven so they can …

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The Many Amazing Health Benefits of Gardening and Why You Need to Do It

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Getting out in the garden is definitely an awesome way to spend a sunny afternoon or a weekend but many people don’t realize the health benefits of gardening. Stepping out into the fresh air and really getting back to nature can bring you so many good things and really change your entire outlook on life. …

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Split Leaf Philodendron Guide: How to Care for a Monstera Deliciosa Plant

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It’s no secret that indoor plants are incredibly popular on the internet right now, and it isn’t just a niche group of people sharing their love of being plant parents. One mystery plant that tends to pop up in interior design posts on social media really isn’t a mystery at all– the Split Leaf Philodendron is …

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