Types of Citronella Plants: A Garden to Keep Mosquitoes Away

types of citronella plants a garden to keep mosquitoes away

Want to enjoy mosquito-free garden parties this summer? Planting citronella is a savvy trick to naturally repel those pesky bugs. The aromatic oils in citronella plants create an outdoor space that insects can’t stand! In this article, we’ll explore popular types of citronella plants like citronella grass, Java citronella, and Ceylon citronella. Find out which

46 Winter Flowers: What Plants Bloom in Winter

winter flowers what plants bloom in winter

Embrace the magic of winter as we embark on a journey through the frost-kissed landscapes adorned with the exquisite beauty of 46 winter flowers from around the world. In the hush of the cold, these blossoms emerge as nature’s resilient ambassadors, transforming the chill into a canvas of vibrant colors and intricate designs. Join us

How to Propagate Succulents in Water – Guide

succulents in water

How do you propagate succulents in the water? Does it work? Many blogs talk about propagating succulent plants and advise against reproducing the cuttings or leaves of these plants in water because of the danger of the stems and roots rotting. However, in this article, we explain everything you should learn to propagate succulents in

Milkweed Leaves Turning Yellow: Causes and How to Fix It

milkweed leaves turning yellow causes and how to fix it

I have seen many milkweed plants with yellowing leaves. This is a common problem that many gardeners and nature lovers face. In this article, I will discuss the reasons behind milkweed leaves turning yellow and how to fix it. Yellowing of milkweed leaves can be caused by various factors such as pests, diseases, environmental conditions,

Types of Soil: Understanding the Different Varieties of Soil

types of soil understanding the different varieties of soil

Understanding the different types of soil is crucial to ensure that plants grow healthily and productively. Soil is a complex mixture of minerals, organic matter, water, and air, and different soils have unique characteristics that can impact plant growth. In this article, I will discuss the main types of soil and their properties, as well

How to Keep Deer Out of the Garden

protecting your garden from deer tips and strategies

Deer can wreak havoc on gardens by feeding on many types of flowers, plants, and vegetables. Their appetite, combined with a lack of natural predators near many suburban homes, creates ample opportunities for them to raid gardens. This leads to disappointment and frustration for gardeners who have invested time, money, and care into their garden

How to Keep Ants Out of Your Garden

how to keep ants out of your garden

They may seem small and harmless, but ants can quickly turn your thriving garden into a relentless battleground. These tiny troopers will ruthlessly hollow out your ripe tomatoes, carry off precious seeds, and nurture sap-sucking aphids that coat your plants in sticky, sweet waste. Left uncontrolled, an army of ants will stress and damage your

Growing Eggplant Guide: Plant, Care, and Harvest

growing eggplant guide plant care and harvest

Welcome to the ultimate guide to growing eggplant! If you are a beginner gardener, this guide provides detailed explanations of all the key steps you need to grow eggplant plants and have an abundant harvest successfully. In this post, I’ll share my personal experiences and expert eggplant-growing tips on different eggplant varieties from the initial planting