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The garden in winter

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By mid-November many of us put away the lawnmower and grudgingly bring the snow shovels out of storage.  But hard core gardeners know some of the best stuff happens in winter.  Here are just three ideas to keep your garden interesting even through the coldest months. 1.  Use Evergreen Foliage We all know about Spruce, […]






How to Attract Butterflies & Hummingbirds (includes Bonus Table)

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See Bonus Table below 1. Gardens & Nature In addition to being beautiful, gardens can be a place where humans and nature meet and interact in a positive and beneficial way. Imagine watching colorful butterflies flitting around the border, moving from flower to flower in search of the tasty nectar within. Or sitting perfectly still […]






Wildlife Design

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A balanced ecology adds interest and helps with general pest and disease maintenance. A focus on wildlife gardening doesn’t have to be messy or difficult. The simple addition of nectar-rich flowers or berry-producing shrubs alone can provide a natural habitat which is often otherwise lost in the wild.