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Compost Tips for Beginners

Compost Tips for Beginners - use up kitchen & yard waste instead of throwing it away -

Start composting with these tips and basic steps!

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10 Easy Outdoor Décor Ideas

10 Easy Outdoor Décor Ideas - instantly update your garden space -

Ten beautiful outdoor accents that are easy, inexpensive and a great way to bring a touch of your unique personal style to outdoor areas.

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How to Make Lavender Wands

How to Make Lavender Wands - a relaxing project -

Instructions for making a classically beautiful lavender wand with a calming scent.

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Make a Patriotic Container Garden

Make a Patriotic Container Garden - use flowers to show your red, white and blue -

What better way to show your patriotism than with colorful containers filled with red, white, and blue flowers to adorn your home and garden? Here are tips on selecting long-blooming flowers that are available in red, white and blue and grow well in containers.

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Keep Your Cut Flowers Fresh Longer

Keep Your Cut Flowers Fresh Longer - grow your own bouquet -

Follow these words of advice and your flowers will stay fresh and pretty.

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Container Gardens for Butterflies

Container Gardens for Butterflies - attract butterflies to a small space -

Even if you don’t have a lot of garden space, you can still grow plants in containers that will provide food for caterpillars, nectar for butterflies and shelter for their eggs. This article includes a list of plants favored by butterflies.

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DIY: May Basket Day

DIY: May Basket Day - celebrate springtime -

This May 1, mark the special occasion by filling a basket-like jar with flowers to give your friends & family.

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Garden Center Checklist

Garden Center Checklist - a printable shopping list -

Before heading over to your neighborhood garden center, print this checklist to remember all the supplies you need in one trip.

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Create a Garden that Attracts Birds

Create a Garden that Attracts Birds - make your garden bird friendly -

Plants and birds have a very special relationship in ecosystems and outdoor environments, including your backyard. Here are tips for making your garden more bird friendly.

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How to Build a Bird Friendly Garden

How to Build a Bird Friendly Garden - the best plants & most attractive features -

With some thoughtful planning, you can attract a wide range of birds to your backyard.

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