Guides 3 - Backyard Boss

Best Grilling Ideas and Recipes: What to Grill and How, All Summer Long

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Barbecue season has arrived and you have big plans. Goodbye to only cracking open the old grill to produce a seemingly endless parade of burgers and hot dogs and hello to a season full of BBQ masterpieces. You want to smoke a turkey, grill vegetables wrapped in bacon, slow cook a brisket, and more. To make sure …

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The Best Charcoal Briquettes For Grilling and Smoking

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It’s grilling season. Grill masters all over the neighborhood are dusting off their spatulas, donning aprons with cringe-worthy puns, pulling their grills out of hibernation, and deciding what new elaborate meat recipes they want to conquer, that will probably be ignored by their kids in favor of hot dogs. All that preparation is in vain, though, if …

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The Best Indoor House Plants: Easy Plants for Your Home

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From Instagram to Pinterest to YouTube, it seems everywhere you look a beautiful indoor garden is thriving in someone else’s home. If you’re ready to join the fray but worry you’ll be a bad plant parent, then you’ve come to the right place. You don’t need to be a green thumb—or even enjoy the color …

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Camellia Sinensis – The Ultimate Guide to Green Tea Plant Seeds

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Tea drinkers, aficionados, connoisseurs, what if I told you there was a way to have a continual supply of fresh, unbelievably delicious tea, steps from your backdoor? I’m not talking about a magical self-refilling tea fountain, although that would be awesome, I’m talking about growing your very own tea tree, a camellia sinensis, from camellia seeds …

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Where to Buy Vegetable Seeds Online: 7 Trusted Sources for All Your Garden’s Seeds

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Growing vegetables is a practice that lies at the base of agriculture. Good practices are important because they help deliver vegetables that are healthy and very important for human nutrition. But growing vegetables has recently turned into somewhat of a hobby, and people need to be congratulated and supported in their endeavor to eat healthy …

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Best Chipper Shredders Reviews 2020: Ultimate Buyer’s Guide

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Maybe it was winter weather. Maybe it was a savage storm. Whatever it was, it wrecked your lawn. What was once a peaceful, clean space is now chaotic and covered in debris. Branches and leaves are scattered all about. Dead plants are overshadowing your healthy ones. A simple solution that will help you clean up your yard …

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How to Prune Camellia Trees: An Ultimate Guide

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Camellias are notoriously hardy plants that are relatively easy to take care of. They just need biannual fertilization, frequent watering, and annual pruning. People often cut out pruning from their camellia care plan, not deeming it “necessary.” Which is technically fair. If you want to grow camellias, you don’t have to prune them. However, if …

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