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December 2, 2018
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Brown Thumb? These Factors Affect the Growth (Or Death) of Your Plants

When it comes to gardening, do you have a brown thumb? A brown thumb is the opposite of a green thumb. Someone with a brown thumb can’t seem to keep their plants alive.  If this sounds like you, don’t worry. Gardening is extremely difficult and it just takes a lot of patience, practice, and research to […]
December 2, 2018
xeriscaping

Xeriscaping Made Easy: 10 Gorgeous Southern California Low-Water Landscape Ideas

Have you heard the rumors about California running out of water? If you believe everything you read on the internet, you’ve probably looked into a private out-of-state water source. In case the rumors are true, what are you doing to conserve water? There are many things you could do, like turning off the water while […]
December 1, 2018
plant nurseries

8 Lesser-Known Tips the Top Plant Nurseries Use to Thrive

Is gardening your passion? If so, you probably thought about opening up your own plant nursery. And if you’re already going through the process of starting your own nursery, you need to beat out the competition. Any gardener and nursery owner struggles with the same issues: growing thriving and healthy plants. Are your plants short […]
November 28, 2018
best lawn fertilizer

Going Greener: What Is the Best Lawn Fertilizer for Your Home?

A lush, beautiful lawn is an important part of a home for most people. There’s nothing quite like sitting back and looking out over a sea of green. It’s satisfying and peaceful. But getting that lush, beautiful lawn takes work. That means you need to mow it, water it, and feed it on a regular schedule. […]