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How to Create A Wildlife Habitat in Your Backyard

Doe eating plants in garden

When people think of creating a wildlife habitat, they envision building a pond or restoring a wild area. But, you don’t need a lot of land or water to provide homes for wildlife. By making your backyard friendly to native animals, you can make an oasis in the city and enjoy the sights and sounds of …

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What Vegetables Should Not Be Planted Next to Each Other in a Garden?

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If you’re a first-time gardener, you may be wondering what vegetables should not be planted next to each other in a garden. This is an important thing to know, especially if you want to avoid having crops that compete with each other for sunlight, water, and nutrients. Keep reading to explore some of the most …

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6 Red, White & Blue Flowers For A Patriotic Garden

Red white blue tulips and grape hyacinths in spring time

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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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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