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How To Get Rid Of Moles In Your Yard (Home Remedy)

Literally these Moles are tearing up my yard.  Moles feed on grubs and earthworms, not plants, but their tunneling can sometime damage delicate roots from tunnels just under the surface of your lawn, are a sign that moles are at work.  Though unsightly and annoying to some homeowners, these tunnels actually help to aerate the

What Exactly Is Witch Hazel?

  What Exactly Is Witch Hazel? They are popular ornamental garden shrubs grown for their clusters of rich yellow to orange-red flowers which begin to expand in the autumn as or slightly before the leaves fall, and continue throughout the winter. Hamamelis virginiana was introduced into English gardens by Peter Collinson, who maintained correspondence with


Use these homemade mosquito repellents this summer while you are camping, going on picnics, sporting events, or just plain going to be outdoors relaxing on the patio. Mosquito’s absolutely hate the smell of Lemon, Citronella, Eucalyptus, among other essential oils. Mix 5 drops lemon essential oil, 10 drops of eucalyptus essential oil and 20 drops

The Best Natural Painkiller That Grows In Your Backyard

The Best Natural Painkiller That Grows In Your Backyard Lactuca virosa is a plant in the Lactuca genus, ingested often for its mild psychotropic or sedative effects which are often described as being similar to those of opium. It is related to common lettuce (L. sativa), and is often called wild lettuce, bitter lettuce. In

5 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

These 5 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes are perfect to plant around your ponds, fountains or any other spaces in your yard or garden Mosquitoes aren’t just a nuisance when you go outdoors, they’re a legitimate cause for health concerns. They search for people or animals to dine on, sucking out their blood and bringing all

7 Clay Pot Garden DIY Yard Projects

    7 Garden Ideas and DIY  Yard Projects to get you ready for Spring! All of these are fantastic & unique ideas that look so much fun to make. We included everything from yard art, garden stones, green houses, planters, & more! I can’t wait to make some of these. These 7 Garden Yard DIY Ideas will