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Numerous options are discussed for repelling deer. Several suggestions offered include: selecting plants with prickly foliage, grasses and those with heavy fragrance.
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42651
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The author offers useful advice to gardeners in preparation for storms and their aftermath.
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Harvested in late summer, Winter squash can typically produce fruit ranging in size from 1 to more than 100 pounds.
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Though seemingly harmless, armadillos can be quite destructive to landscapes and gardens. the most effective way of controlling them is through live trapping.
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42668
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Amphibian species, especially frogs, all across the world are declining due to habitat destruction. The author advocates for assisting frog habitats.
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Insects have great value for the Garden .In addition to pollination, the serve a vital ecological function. The author promotes encouraging insect habitats and avoiding reckless spraying.
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SWD for short is an invasive fruit fly native to East Asia. It first arrived in the United States in 2008.
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42666
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Native to Central and South America, caladiums have been planted in residential landscapes for more than 100 years. Virtually all today's production of caladiums takes place in Lake Placid, Florida.
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Schweinitz's Sunflower was first discovered by Lewis David von Schweinitz (1780-1834). He published "The Fungi of North Carolina" in 1818.
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Tomatoes fall in either one of two categories.: determinate or indeterminate. Options for staking tomatoes are discussed.
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Bryce Lane has three Emmys to prove his garden is a star. His garden is featured on the weekly show, In the Garden with Bryce Lane, on UNC-TV public broadcasting for North Carolina. As a former professor in the NC State University Department of Horticultural Science, Lane as a way with making complex concepts seems easy. Now he is sharing his knowledge teaching short term classes at the JC Raulston Arboretum.
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34802
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The Inn at Ragged Garden, a 20th century bed-and-breakfast, has one of the longest garden displays in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. From spring into late fall, a full acre of land is devoted to gardens that include oriental lilies, dahlias, petunias, and more.
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Carolina Gardener (NoCar SB 453.2 N8 C37), Vol. 29 Issue 1, February 2017, p56-61, il, por Periodical Website
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34807
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While most crabapple trees have a reputation for being too sour, there are several varieties to be found in North Carolina that are sweet. They are perfect for canning, cooking, pressing into cider and juice, or just eating right off the tree. They are very hardy trees, need little maintenance, and can yield hundreds of pounds of fruit per season.
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34805
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Native gardens are becoming popular as their reputation for minimal upkeep spreads. In North Carolina, indigenous tree species, such as magnolias and southern live oaks, can co-exist with smaller varieties of flower, such as azaleas, hydrangea, and phlox. Moving to native species can cut down on the negative environmental impacts of invasive species.
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The Emerald Ash Borer is an insect that attacks ash trees, of which there are four native species to North Carolina. Originally from Asia, it has been found in 24 states total. Symptoms and preventative measures are also presented in this article.
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