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Summer Drought and the Best Plants to Fight It

When people think about summer, they instantaneously imagine heat and sunshine, and so they are also thinking about drought. This is an aspect that you have to take into consideration when planning your garden, especially in case you are living in a region where watering during hot summer days is an issue. Although the majority […]


Dahlia Is the Most Versatile Jewel for Summer/Fall Gardens

Color and texture are the two characteristics that determine every garden. These are given by the kind of plants that you opt for and also the way you decide to plant them. In case you would like to have some color in your garden, there is one plant that you should never forget about: dahlia. […]

Side Yard Gardening

Side Yard Gardening – The Beauty of Small Size Landscaping

Having a garden is a blessing sometimes. Although it is true that you have a lot of work to do with it, it also offers you a lot of options. In case you happen to have a front and back garden, it might be a good idea to create a small side garden, just to […]

Beetle Invasion

The Beetle Invasion Is Something You Can Successfully Conquer

The summer comes and the kitchen gardeners will find themselves faced with the terror of beetles of different shapes and sizes that simply devour whatever has been grown with much love and hard work in the kitchen gardens. Beetles like the blister beetle and the Mexican bean beetle can do severe damage in a short […]