It is far beyond frustrating to spend good time, energy and money planning and planting a beautiful garden only to watch deer treat it as a personal all-you-can-eat buffet.
Pests & Diseases
This past winter the deer ate several of my shrubs that I was told they wouldn’t touch, including hollies and some low roses. Can you recommend some truly deer-resistant shrubs?
How to treat black knot, a disease that affects plum and cherry trees.
Please help me save my 66-year-old Christmas cactus, which is wilting.
Try this advice to keep mice, voles, chipmunks and other animals from eating your flower bulbs.
Ladybugs are good for gardens, but that doesn’t mean you have to welcome them inside your house. Here’s how to keep ladybugs from moving indoors in the fall.
The activity of certain plants can prompt you to perform certain tasks in the garden. This tip tells you some common indicator plants and what they mean.
Here’s a great tip for removing bindweed from a perennial bed without laborious hand-pulling.
Why poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac make us itchy, plus how to rid the yard and garden of these plants, and what to do when contact occurs.
Birch trees are the target of this pest, often consuming the tree branch by branch.
10 common bugs from Pest Watch to swat away from your garden