For a real treat in your yard or garden this year, try putting up a bluebird house. If their stunning beauty weren't enough, they're also great for natural summer insect control! Read on to find out more.
Deer can be a nuisance that can damage or destroy plants in your yard or garden. While there are many products on the market to keep deer away, most do not work. Here are a couple home remedies you might want to try to keep deer away from your lawn or garden.
Every day this week, I've been watching a small opossum who's been happily waddling around my back yard and munching on the mulberries. He's a cute little fella, probably too young to realize he's nocturnal, but I was so puzzled by his recent – and regular – visits that I decided to tiptoe out with my video camera to investigate. Here’s what I found.
A butterfly garden is an easy way to bring some beauty and fun to your garden. Many species of plants and flowers attract butterflies – some provide nectar for the adults, and some provide nutritious leaves for the larvae to feed upon. Read on to find out more.
As you clean up your garden this fall, don't forget the birds! Leave some seed heads to dry on your perennial flowers, to provide winter food for finches, cardinals, and other year-round birds. Read on for some popular garden plants that are great for feeding the birds.