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The Pros and Cons of using Weed Control Fabric

NORTH CAROLINA By landscape professional Jim Putnam of HortTube. Bottom line: Weed control fabric only temporarily reduces the number of weeds. It prevents soil improvement and keeps the soil to wet. It is useful when making decorative stone paths. With over 30 years experience in the green industry, Jim has worked in high end garden …Read more »

5 Awesome Garden Tools

OREGON By Laura with Garden Answer Felco 2 Pruner – http://amzn.to/2lWIjAz Atlas Gloves – http://amzn.to/2mbywbe Corona Pruning Saw – http://amzn.to/2mWzlrW Pop up Garden Bag – http://amzn.to/2ncPmGi Adjustable Steel Rake – https://goo.gl/oEEU3L Follow us Here: Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/gardenanswer Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/gardenanswer Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/gardenanswer Email: contact@gardenanswer.com Send Mail To – 580 S Oregon St, Ontario, Oregon 97914 Brands we …Read more »

One-Day Landscape Installation

NORTH CAROLINA, by HortTube with Jim Putnam Published on Aug 14, 2018 One Day Landscape Installation – E.1 – In this video I start a new series doing small landscape jobs that can be done with two people in a day. I am trying to use basic tools to transform a small garden space. I …Read more »

Should I Use Landscape Fabric? (NO)

CONNECTICUT By Land Designs LLC:  Should I use landscape fabric? The short answer is no you shouldn’t. Here I’ll explain and show you why landscape fabric is a bad idea. Landscape fabric is also called weed barrier fabric, weed cloth, weed fabric and weed barrier. Find lots more good views at the Land Designs Unlimited …Read more »

U.S. Plant Zones Explained

OREGON By Laura at Garden Answer USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map – http://planthardiness.ars.usda.gov/PH… Hey Canadian neighbors! Most of the information in this video applies to you as well! For more specific zone information for your particular area, check out this website: http://www.planthardiness.gc.ca/ 🙂 ~Laura This video was made in partnership with Proven Winners https://www.provenwinners.com Follow …Read more »

How to Clean out a Flower Bed

OREGON By Laura with Garden Answer. Prairie Winds® ‘Desert Plains’ Pennisetum – http://goo.gl/XdShbQ Rock ‘N Grow® ‘Maestro’ Sedum – http://goo.gl/IvakY2 Anna’s Magic Ball™ Arborvitae – http://goo.gl/hlb9xP Amazing Daisies™ Daisy May® – http://goo.gl/HA2KdL Lo & Behold® ‘Blue Chip’ Butterfly Bush – http://goo.gl/v8lDlZ Fruit Punch® ‘Sweetie Pie’ Pinks Dianthus – http://goo.gl/ZS7rse Felco 2 Pruners – http://amzn.to/2lWIjAz Atlas …Read more »

How to Read a Plant Tag

OREGON By Laura (Garden Answer) for Proven Winners You rely on plant labels to give you the information you need to be successful in choosing and growing your new plants. But do you really know what everything on those labels mean? Here’s a quick visual guide to decoding plant labels.

Cats Using Vegetable Garden as Litter Box

Austin, TX by Central Texas Gardener Published on Apr 24, 2019 Uh oh: kitty used your vegetable bed as a litter box. Daphne answers: Can we plant vegetables in cat-littered beds?

Protect Yourself from Mosquitoes

U. MARYLAND Mike Raupp, “The Bug Guy” for the University of Maryland Extension, shows how to take a bite out of mosquitoes! By using the right clothing, cleaning out standing water and other techniques, you too can keep your mosquito population down and your house pest free. For more information on the variety of mosquitoes …Read more »

U. Wyoming Investigates Homemade Herbicides

UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING EXTENSION Published on Feb 13, 2017 You can find many recipes for homemade herbicides on the internet, but you can’t believe everything you read. Some of these recipes can be more expensive and even more toxic than commercial chemicals. From the Ground Up is your source for Wyoming relevant gardening and horticulture …Read more »

Moving Houseplants Outdoors for the Season

WHEATON, MARYLAND From Brookside Gardens, Kathy Stevens talks about the process for successfully moving plants from growing indoors to growing outdoors

Flame Weeding Your Garden

NEW ENGLAND by Dave Epstein of Growing Wisdom Want to learn a new method of weeding? Then come join Dave and learn how to destroy weeds with a flame weeder. Learn more by going to JohnnySeeds.com