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Winterizing Garden Raking Fall Leaves
Property Maintenance & Landscaping
What Do I Do with My Garden and Lawn in the Fall?
Prepare your vegetable and flower garden beds for next season by winterizing now. Put your garden to bed in late October or early November with these 6 steps.
How Many Hours Is Full Sun
Property Maintenance & Landscaping
What is Considered "Full Sun?"
Full sun plants need a minimum of 6 hours of sunlight every day. Plants require different sun exposure to grow and thrive. Learn the different sun requirements and the best plants for full sun, partial shade, partial sun, and full shade.
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Property Maintenance & Landscaping
Preparing Your Garden, Flower or Raised Beds for Winter
Follow these tips and instructions on how to prepare garden beds for winter to help keep your plants and flowers healthy through the dormant season.
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Tree Selection Guide
Plants Good for Flooding and Wet Areas (By Zone)
Concerned about flood damage to your plants? Find out which trees and shrubs like wet soil. Then, identify the best plants for wet areas in your zone (garden zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10).
Mulch That Repels Bugs
Soil Care & Mulching
What Mulch is Best For Repelling Bugs?
What mulch is best for repelling bugs? Try cedar, melaleuca, or plastic mulch! Cedar is known to repel ants, moths, mosquitoes, and carpet beetles. Melaleuca is known to keep away termites. Plastic mulch deters aphids, thrips, and whiteflies.
Curb Appeal Stock
Property Maintenance & Landscaping
Maximize Your Yard's Curb Appeal to Homebuyers
Putting your home on the market? Get your yard ready! Breeze through the tips below to get your yard in good shape before a sale.
Compost Leaves
Property Maintenance & Landscaping
Compost Shredded, Dry Leaves to Get These Leaf Compost Benefits
Learn how to compost leaves quickly including how to compost dry leaves, make leaf mold in garbage bags (leaf mulch) and how long it takes to compost leaves.
Best Fast Growing Shrubs
Davey Knowledge
What Plant Hardiness Zone Am I In?
Here's how to read planting zones and how to use plant hardiness zones, so you can get the best plants for your yard.
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