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Six Insect Repellent Plants To Grow – Repel: Mosquitoes, Gnats, Ticks, Fleas & Much More… - SHTF Preparedness

26 Mosquito Repellent Plants - Plant Care Today

26 Mosquito Repellent Plants

Want a plant to brighten a dull corner of your yard? This may be it! There hasn't been this much buzz about a plant in years! People have been clamouring for a re-blooming lilac for years and 'Bloomerang' delivers with a dense, compact plant with an intense mid May bloom followed by more deliciously fragrant bloom cones throughout the summer and fall, and it attracts butterflies, too! Mature ht 1.5 m (4 to 5 ft).

Bloomerang® Dark Purple - Reblooming Lilac - Syringa x

Want a plant to brighten a dull corner of your yard? Intense blooms beginning in May and continuing throughout the summer and fall, and it attracts butterflies, too! Mature ht m to 5 ft).

Keep your yard and garden mosquito free! Here are 10 plants that will help keep those pesky insects away naturally.

10 Plants That Keep the Mosquitos Away

10 Plants for a Mosquito free Yard! If you want to control mosquitos so you can cut down or eliminate using dangerous poisons look no further than nature to do so.

How To Grow A Lemon Tree In A Container | Health & Natural Living

How to grow a lemon tree in a container Container gardening for lemon trees. Our eureka lemon tree is doing very well in this container. Pictures of our lemon tree show lots of fruit!

How to "Sandwich" Bulbs for Six Weeks of Blooms ! Follow this container recipe for continuous year round color !

"Sandwich" Bulbs for Six Weeks of Blooms

do in the fall plant layers of bulbs that will give you three bursts of color when spring arrives. Choose bulb varieties that flower a few weeks apart, such as crocus, tulips, and daffodils, which will bloom in rotation for up to six weeks.

Who knew catnip was a mosquito-repeling plant? Win-win! (Here are four other such plants, though I'd need to check to see if any would make the cats sick)

Catnip is a natural mosquito repellant! "In August entomologists at Iowa State University reported to the American Chemical Society that catnip is ten times more effective than DEET, the chemical found in most commercial insect repellents.

In the garden, Epson salts is a “boost” for your plants. The magnesium in the salts is used by plants for photosynthesis. And as a fertilizer, it will help to increase flower and fruit production. Mix 2 tbsp into 1 gallon of water and use it to revive a Peace Lily or other houseplants. Water with it when transplanting tomatoes or peppers and then sprinkle a spoonful around the plants when they begin to flower. Spray the foliage of roses or sprinkle a little around the base of your plants.

In the garden, Epson salts is a “boost” for your plants. The magnesium in the salts is used by plants for photosynthesis. And as a fertilizer, it will help to increase flower and fruit production.

Angelonia -Its easy to grow and flowers profusely great plant for our dry spells and heat. Not fussy about soil either. Butterflies love it!

Angelonia -DRY SPELLS AND HEAT RESISTANT. It’s easy to grow and flowers profusely, great plant for dry spells and heat. Not fussy about soil either. Butterflies love it.

Using a rain barrel can save you a significant amount of money in a season. For each inch of rain that falls on 500 square feet of roof, you can collect 300 gallons of water to use in your garden, or your lawn.

How to make a rain barrel

Using a rain barrel can save you a significant amount of money in a season. For each inch of rain that falls on 500 square feet of roof, you can collect 300 gallons of water to use in your garden, or your lawn. If we ever got rain.

Idea for adding color in front of house

Low-maintenance Plants

List of low maintenance ground cover plants and landscaping plants.lord knows I need low maintenance!

Evergreen candytuft  This evergreen subshrub slowly spreads to form a tidy cushion of shiny dark green leaves. In late spring and early summer, numerous flattened clusters of 4-petaled snow-white flowers nearly cover the foliage. Iberis sempervirens makes an effective edging for a sunny border.

I love this stuff! Candytuft is a low growing border plant that spreads nicely. It is an evergreen all winter long : ) I planted 5 of them last summer.

For your back fence...Limelight Hydrangeas. They grow up to 8 feet tall, and can grow in full sun or shade also can tolerate dry soil!

Panicle hydrangeas

For back fence…Limelight hydrangeas. They grow up to 8 ft tall, can grow in full sun or shade and can tolerate dry soil. For back fence…Limelight hydrangeas. They grow…

Easy Tips for Growing Lavender

Easy Tips for Growing Lavender

Lavender not only has a great smell and color, but it also serves numerous medicinal and health purposes. Many people think growing lavender is difficult, but it’s actually a fairly low maintenance…

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