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Make A Calabash Bird Feeder

Calabash trees are useful for more than just sitting in the shade underneath them to write poetry – the large, spherical fruits they grow can be made into bowls and cups when hollowed out and dried. Though you probably have your own dishes already, the huge fruits can easily be made in to decorative and rustic bird feeders. Birds will love to perch on the large rim, and can pick out birdseed from inside. Learn how to make one of…


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Brighten Up Your Garden With This Easy To Grow Flower

Sunflowers are the perfect spring flower, and planting them is so easy! These happy flowers thrive in the hot Bermuda summers, and will soon be sprouting almost anywhere you throw a few seeds down. 1. Turn over your soil. Sunflowers…


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5 Vegetables You Should Be Planting Now

After April, the amount of vegetable plants that will thrive in Bermuda tapers off – hot summers mean these plants don’t have all they need to survive, and makes planting them after April difficult. If you’re thinking of starting a…


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Lawn Care 101

A beautiful green lawn is a key part of landscaping. Not only is it the focal point for your property, but can also create a relaxing space or a place for children to play. Julie Greaves from Aberfeldy Nurseries recommends…


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Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute’s Culinary Herb Garden

Thomas Jefferson once declared, “The greatest service which can be rendered any country is to add a useful plant to its culture.” Since March, both clients and staff of the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute have been doing exactly that by growing…

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Grow Your Own Salsa Garden

Salads are standard fare during the spring and summer but the leafy kind can feel bland after a while. Salsa, on the other hand, has zest and zip and is all the tastier when made from freshly picked ingredients from…