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How to Amend Clay Soil

How to Amend Clay Soil - it is possible to improve heavy clay soil -

Clay soil can be hard to work, have poor drainage and lack nutrients plants need to survive. Learn how to amend clay soil into workable, healthier soil.

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Compost Tea - Step by Step

Compost Tea - Step by Step - compost tea DIY -

Compost tea is an easy option for gardeners and a healthy choice for plants. Learn how to make compost tea (aerated and non-aerated), and how to use it.

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9 Simple Garden Edging Ideas

9 Simple Garden Edging Ideas - creative modern ways to border your landscape -

Garden edging ideas to create a modern border around your garden. From free to very expensive. There’s no need to hire a landscape designer!

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Hibiscus Leaves Turning Yellow

Hibiscus Leaves Turning Yellow - causes and what to do about it -

Hibiscus leaves turning yellow is common. Find out what causes them to turn and what, if anything, you should do about it.

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How to Care for Your Croton Plant

How to Care for Your Croton Plant - keep your croton bushy and lively with these croton care tips -

If your croton plant has gotten too large or the stems are getting leggy it may be time to give it a trim. Follow these simple croton care tips to prune, propagate and protect a croton.

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Houseplant Identification

Houseplant Identification - resources to help you identify your mystery houseplants -

Find out what houseplant is growing in that pot on your windowsill using these handy houseplant identification tools.

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A Soil Calculator for Raised Beds and Containers

A Soil Calculator for Raised Beds and Containers - determine how much soil you need -

Before you make the trip to the garden center to buy potting or raised bed soil, you can easily determine how much you'll need using a simple soil calculator formula.

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How to Change Your Soil pH

How to Change Your Soil pH - provide the perfect chemistry for your plants -

Soil pH is an essential factor in a plant's ability to grow. Learn what it means, why it's important, and how to change your soil pH to help plants thrive.

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How to Grow Climbing Roses

How to Grow Climbing Roses - create walls of dramatic blooms with ease -

A climbing rose is an excellent way of adding height and color to a garden, and ideal for covering bare walls or fences. Here's how to grow one successfully.

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How to Test Soil pH

How to Test Soil pH - an easy DIY soil pH test -

Here’s how to do a simple soil pH test from items you probably already have in your kitchen. Once you determine whether your soil is acidic or alkaline, we have recommendations for soil amendments that can bring the soil back into the neutral pH range.

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