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How to Grow a Butterfly Garden

By planting and maintaining a butterfly garden you will be rewarded with nature's beauty all summer long. To draw butterflies you must select plants that produce nectar, as well as, host plants for butterfly eggs and caterpillars. Host plants give food for caterpillars and a safe haven for butterflies to lay their eggs. Newly hatched…
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Caring for Your Begonias

Begonias are a fun and enjoyable plant to have around your home. You can grow them indoors or outdoors, in low to bright light. Although some are fairly simple to take care of others can be not so easy to grow. Begonias also don't always have a fragrance to them. So you may want to shop around if you are looking for the fragrant kind. Oddly…
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4 Tips to Landscape a Narrow Space

Many houses have 8 to 10 feet of land on one side or the other between the house and the property line. Garden homes or town homes often have a narrow, fenced plot of ground in the front or back. These areas can be challenging to landscape because the space has awkward proportions, and sunlight may be scarce if there are adjoining houses. Proper…
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