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5 Pest Barriers Worth Their Weight in Gold

Using pest barriers instead of pesticides is one way to be a smarter, more eco-friendly gardener. These easy-to-use measures deserve a place in every gardener’s arsenal.

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5 Fall Weed Control Tips

This is a great time of year to get a grip on weeds. These fall weed control tips offer actions you can take today to limit weed growth tomorrow.

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5 Steps to Winterizing a Backyard Pond

Winterizing a backyard pond isn’t difficult, but it does have several important steps. Learn how to prepare your backyard water feature for the winter.

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Make the Best Use of Fertilizer in Small Spaces

Nurseries are beautiful places, but they can be very confusing when it comes to fertilizer. Here’s how to make the best choices for the plants in your container garden.

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Late-season Butterfly Flowers for Your Garden

Late-season butterfly flowers are critical to the health of these important pollinators. The nectar they provide helps the insects survive the winter. Here are some great plants for the job.