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Mums: Perennial Gems of Fall

Click here to watch owner Peter Mayeux on KADN talking Mums!  Chrysanthemums (mums) are the gems of fall. The come in a variety of colors and provide instant shape, fullness and fall flair. Combine them with a bale of hay, pumpkins, grasses ...

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10 Easy Fall Plants to Add in your Garden (and Why)

  Fall brings a great range of plants to bring in the season, from heat tolerant plants to endure a long, hot fall, to cold-lovers that will survive through to spring! Here are ten seasonal favorites. Croton This tropical foliage plant would ...

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Croton Is the Cure for a Drab Fall Landscape

Click here to watch owner Peter Mayeux on KADN with the focus on Crotons!  Fall is just around the corner, but we know it feels an awful lot like summer. These temperatures are likely to persist for the next month, if not longer, and true fall ...

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American Beautyberry: an All American Native

  American beautyberry (Callicarpa americana) is a native shrub of North America. It can be found growing naturally in southeastern woodlands and along the edges of forests from Oklahoma and Texas all through the South and on up into Maryland. ...

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Attract Birds with Plants

  Plants Latin Name Benefits Trees Apple Malus spp. Fruit, insects; nesting cavities Ash Fraxinus spp. Seeds, insects; cover Birch Betula spp. Seeds, insects; cover Bottlebrush Callistemon ...

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10 Plants to Attract Hummingbirds

Want to appeal to hummingbirds? Consider these flowers they love to visit. Bee Balm (Click to see an example on our Plant Finder Page!)  Bee balm's blooms appear in mid to late summer, and can even remain into the fall. The striking ...

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Interior Plants: Trendy & Beneficial

House plants are not only popular but are actually an important part of an interior environment. They are proven to actually take toxins like Benzene and Formaldehyde out of interior environments. NASA began looking at these things in the 80’s ...

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Plants & Products Mosquitoes Hate

We're here to help you reduce mosquito populations in your backyard. One single trick may not be very effective, but learning a little bit about them, and taking away the things they need to live can significantly reduce mosquito populations and ...

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Fabulous Ferns

Ferns add texture and interest to your home and garden, whether they mingle with other plants or stand alone as beautiful specimens. Click the names to view the plants via our Plant Finder!  Staghorn Fern Staghorn, also known as elkhorn ...

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