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How To Prepare Your Rhododendrons For Winter – Simple Fall Care Tips!

Today’s article is about how to prepare your rhododendrons for winter. Although rhododendrons tend to be quite hardy, a little bit of autumn care can really help them to bloom better than ever next year. Rhododendrons provide amazing beauty and elegance to the landscape. And not just when in bloom, but in late summer, fall …

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What To Do With Your Peony Bushes After They Bloom – Peony Care 101!

Did you know that how you care for your peony bushes after they bloom can make a big difference in how they bloom and perform next year? Peony bushes are one of the most beautiful flowers to behold each and every spring. With large blooms exploding in vibrant color, they are a welcome sight after …

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How To Grow Azaleas – The Simple Secrets To Spring Blooming Success!

The sight of an azalea growing strong and blooming in full splendor is certainly one of the tell-tale signs spring has arrived. Azaleas are a flowering shrub that burst with color as spring hits full stride. In fact, their blooms can be so dense, it’s often hard to see the shiny foliage that lies beneath …

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How To Melt Snow And Ice Safely – Avoid Damaging Plants, Lawns & Pets!

Is it really possible to melt snow and ice safely from sidewalks and driveways without harming perennials, shrubs, trees, lawns – and pets too? When winter arrives with all of its fury, it can certainly make for dangerous and slippery conditions. Especially when it comes to the driveways and sidewalks right outside of our home. …

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Growing Boxwood Shrubs – How To Add Year Round, Deer-Proof Foliage To Your Landscape!

Planting and growing boxwood shrubs in your landscape is an excellent way to add year round foliage and interest to flowerbeds, patios and more. Even better, it is interest that won’t attract hungry deer! Boxwoods are an easy care shrub that bring all kinds of versatility to nearly any landscape design. They can be shaped …

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How To Grow Burning Bushes – And Why To Be Cautious When Planting Them!

Although growing burning bushes can add big spring, summer and fall color to your landscape, there are a few downsides to planting this shrub that blazes in autumn with bright red foliage. Burning bushes are known for their fast growth and beautiful leaves. Especially as autumn rolls around, and their canopy of foliage turns to …

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Fall Hydrangea Care – How To Care For Hydrangeas Before Winter

As fall makes way for winter, it’s time for a little fall hydrangea care to get your bushes ready for the snow and cold. But no matter where you might live, and even if the snow doesn’t fly – your hydrangeas can still benefit from a little autumn TLC. Hydrangeas are one of the most …

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Growing Weigela – The Perfect Low Maintenance, Deer-Resistant Bush!

If you are looking for an incredible low-maintenance shrub to add to your landscape, consider growing weigela! Not only does this flowering shrub add beautiful color and texture, it also happens to be resistant to deer too! Weigela has become increasingly popular in recent years. Available in a variety of colors in leaves and blooms, …

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4 Evergreen Shrubs To Add Great Year Round Color To Your Landscape!

Evergreen shrubs are a great way to keep color and texture in your landscape. And more importantly, color that will last all year long! In the spring, summer and fall, bringing color to your landscape is easy. All it takes is a few annuals, hanging baskets, or flowering perennials. But in the cold, grey days …

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Growing Butterfly Bushes – How To Plant & Grow This Big Blooming Shrub!

When it comes to attracting butterflies, bees and even hummingbirds, nothing works quite like growing butterfly bushes! In fact, they have become a go-to plant in recent years for those looking to create their own backyard butterfly gardens. These deciduous shrubs become overloaded with butterflies as their massive, nectar-filled blooms appear in early summer. And …

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