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How To Grow and Care for Marigolds

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Marigolds are a stunning, annual flower to add to any garden! Whether you’re looking for the perfect plant to complete your container garden or place them in your outdoor garden space, they are a great option. Available in numerous different varieties, marigolds add a vibrant copper hue amongst fields of greenery. They bloom all summer long and …

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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

Old wooden bench on a colorful background of a country house and bushes with viburnum flowers and blue sky peonies in the sun. A cozy place for relaxation and solitude in the garden.

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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What’s The Best Time of Day To Fertilize Your Plants?

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Do you have a green thumb? Do you love spending time outdoors gardening? If so, then you know that proper plant care is key to having a thriving garden. And something us gardeners always have is fertilizer. But, did you know that the time of day you fertilize your plants can make a big difference …

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