How to choose the best annuals

Secrets to picking annuals for bigger and better blooms. The garden centers are loaded with rainbow colors of annual flowers. Growers know that color will sell flowers so they feed their annuals with higher doses…

Animal repellents

Animal repellents Nothing is more frustrating than putting all that time and effort into planting only to find something had a feast at your expense. Sources tell me that repellents containing pure capsaicin derived from…

Deer Resistant Annuals

One of  the nemeses of a gardener is the unwanted visits of deer in your yard. They feed voraciously in the spring and one visit can devastate a lot of loving care and hard work,…

Deer Proof Perennials

I have found that spraying my flower bed with deer repellant products will help protect the non-resistant plants. Some work better than others. The important thing to remember is to spray early in the season…