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Many, many people love to eat strawberries. However, when strawberries are invasively growing on your property and obstructing your lawn and gardening areas, they can be much less enjoyable. Unfortunately, wild strawberries are stubborn and persistent, meaning that they are incredibly hard to get rid of. Thankfully, there are a few different methods that you can try to remove all of the wild strawberries from your lawn. Getting Rid of the Strawberries Physically First things…

Deer are a common sight in many woodland areas around the country. Many homeowners live near places where deer are commonly found. If you live in one of these areas and you have a vegetable garden, you might find the deer are more of a pest than a cute distraction. They tend to look for food at night when everything is quiet, and this means they’ll be very interested in tomatoes and any other fruit…

Arborvitae is a wonderful plant with thick green foliage that grows in abundance across the North American continent. In fact, there are many kinds of Arborvitae plants, and some of them can grow over 40 feet tall! They are a hardy variety of trees, but care must be taken when caring for and growing them. Why Grow Them? Many people love Arborvitae trees because they tend to make great hedges. The species features thick and…

Pansies are a very popular annual flower that does well in the cool weather. They share the genus Viola and many are hybrids that have a lot of similarities. They have pretty flowers that overlap and have the shape of a heart. They come in bright colors as well as bi-colors with markings that resemble a face. Pansies are small and they handle cool weather well but they do not like the heat. They are…

If you enjoy gardening, at some point you’re going to want to plant new plants and seeds in soil. The problem is that soil isn’t always ideal for planting. In fact, soil can contain all kinds of bugs and pathogens that can negatively affect the growth of your plant. You might be thinking that soil is supposed to be dirty, but the truth is that using clean soil is best for your plants. The Problem…

While snakes can make for a unique pet, they can certainly be pests outside of that environment. They can have a painful bite, they can disturb your pets, and they can generally be troublesome if they get onto your property. Because of this, there is a good chance that you will want to make sure that no snakes want to be on your land. There are many ways that you can go about doing this,…

If you have a garden in your backyard, nothing tells you that it’s thriving more than the appearance of bright red strawberries. When strawberries are red and the leaves are green, this is a good indication that you’re doing something right. Unfortunately, many people also find that their strawberry leaves are turning brown and this is when something needs to be done. The Great Thing About Growing Strawberries Strawberries are a great plant to grow…

It can generally go without saying that termites are something that nobody really wants to deal with. Not only are they incredibly unsightly, but they can wreak havoc on the structure of your house as well. Trying to clean up and repair this damage can take a considerable amount of time, effort, and money. Because of this, it is incredibly important that you stop a termite problem before it begins. One of the ways that…

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