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Does storing carrots in water help keep them fresh?

Does storing carrots in water help keep them fresh?

Can you keep carrots fresh in water? Let's talk about it
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How to propagate blackberries: 4 easy ways to increase your berry harvest

How to propagate blackberries: 4 easy ways to increase your berry harvest

There are several effective ways to propagate blackberries to increase your harvest. Here are some of our favorites.
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How to get rid of thrips on houseplants

How to get rid of thrips on houseplants

Houseplants or outdoor gardens can become infested with thrips. Here are some natural ways to get rid of them without using harmful insecticides.
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How to use coconut coir in gardening

How to use coconut coir in gardening

Coconut coir can be a great asset to your garden -- here's how to use it properly for the best results
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5 fantastic backyard design apps to help you craft your own personal oasis

5 fantastic backyard design apps to help you craft your own personal oasis

Looking for outdoor landscape inspiration? These backyard design apps will make crafting your perfect backyard so easy.
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Protecting hibiscus flowers from pests: The basics

Protecting hibiscus flowers from pests: The basics

Want to keep your hibiscus healthy? Learn how to get rid of pests and whether vinegar will kill aphids that often attack hibiscus plants. 
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When to apply fertilizer to your vegetable garden for the best, tastiest results

When to apply fertilizer to your vegetable garden for the best, tastiest results

Looking forward to those tasty summer and fall vegetables? Here's when to apply fertilizer to your vegetable garden for the best harvest.
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Growing lavender from cuttings: Everything you need to know

Growing lavender from cuttings: Everything you need to know

You want to fill your garden with lavender, but what if you only have one plant? Learn how you can propagate lavender from cuttings.
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Lithops care: how to plant, water, and tend to your living stone plants

Lithops care: how to plant, water, and tend to your living stone plants

Lithops, unlike other houseplants, are very finicky when it comes to water. Here's why this picky succulent requires a particular watering schedule.
Compost in brown bag on a floor

How to store compost: Tips and tricks you need to know

How to store compost: Tips and tricks you need to know

Once you’re done with your compost, you may be left wondering what to do with it. We have everything you need to know about storing it.