How to Grow Mushrooms Outdoors

Take a walk-through a nearby woods and wild mushrooms will almost always be a familiar sight. Despite this, have you ever stopped to consider growing them in your own garden? Growing mushrooms outdoors is much simpler than flowers or vegetables and can be a rewarding experience. Because of this we highly recommend beginners consider growing … Read more

9 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

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Mosquitoes are disease-carrying, blood-suckers that no one likes. These tiny insects can quickly ruin an outdoor event and drive people indoors on summer days. Using a spray repellent on your skin that’s loaded with chemicals works to repel the blood-thirsty mosquitoes, but it’s not a healthy option. Burning citronella candles and using other forms of … Read more

How To Attract Dragonflies In Your Garden To Control Mosquitoes

One of the dragonfly’s favorite foods is mosquitoes. Both adult dragonflies and their nymphs live and hunt on the water where mosquitoes and their larvae are found in abundance. They are excellent hunters and extremely fast swimmers, so mosquitoes stand little chance against them. Dragonflies are born with basket-formed limbs that help them catch their … Read more