How To Protect The Pollinators

PDF – Printer Friendly ~ Pollinator Awareness & Protection Think About This: Pollinators provide 1 out of every 3 bites of food we eat. More than 1,000 of all pollinators are vertebrates such as birds, bats, and small mammals. Most (more than 200,000 species) are beneficial insects such as flies, beetles, wasps, ants, butterflies, moths,…

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Native Milkweed vs Tropical Milkweed

The popularity of tropical milkweed, also known as Mexican Milkweed or Scarlet Milkweed (Asclepias curassavica), a non-native species of milkweed, has skyrocketed due to its ease of propagation and attractive flowers and foliage. However, when planted in areas with temperate climates, it doesn’t die back in the winter, which can lead to problems with monarch…

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Creating an Earth-Friendly Garden

Gardening is more than just a hobby – it’s an opportunity to make a positive impact on the environment. By adopting eco-friendly practices in your garden, you can contribute to the conservation of natural resources, support local biodiversity, and promote a healthier ecosystem. Here are some tips to help you create an earth-friendly garden: 1….

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Planting Tips for Success

Planting Tips For Success Nothing gives us more satisfaction than growing our own plants.  Whether it’s for beauty, food, shade, or other functional purposes, growing plants can be rewarding and cost-saving.   Your plant’s success is directly linked to its planting.  You want to make sure that you are giving it the best start possible. We’ve…

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