The plants Ady uses in his hanging basket are: – Sphagnum Moss for the basket liner – Geranium for the central plant – Nepeta, Trailing Fuchsia, Bacopa and Trailing Surfinia around the edge (one of each) – Petunias and Trailing Nebelia for infill (eight of each)
Gardening How-To Editor-in-Chief Kathy Childers offers tips on selecting plants for window boxes, preparing the window boxes for the potting-soil mixture and creating the most appealing arrangements.
Most herbs are naturally pest-resistant. But, some can still attract pests. Getting rid of pests can be done naturally. However, if the pests get out of hand and you can’t do things on your own, you may need to hire an expert in pest control.
Hornets are considered to be very dangerous. There some deaths that have been attributed to hornet attacks on both humans and animals. They are fitted with the ability to call upon their colleagues if one of them is attacked. This is done when one of them secretes certain hormones that will cause the other to […]
Insects come in all shapes and sizes and some of them are beneficial while some are not. Even the beneficial one can pose a danger to you, your family and pets. Good examples are bees and wasps. The help with providing us with honey and pollination but sometimes they can be aggressive and can cause […]