Try this advice to keep mice, voles, chipmunks and other animals from eating your flower bulbs. Read Article
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. Read Article
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.
The greenhouse whitefly is one of the most common houseplant pests. Read Article
This common scale attacks a wide range of houseplants, including anthuriums, citrus, dieffenbachia, ferns, orchids and ornamental figs. Read Article
This armored scale from Asia is a serious pest of euonymus throughout the United States and Canada. Read Article
The citrus mealybug is a major greenhouse and houseplant pest. In subtropical climates, this sucking insect is also a problem outdoors. Read Article
Mexican bean beetle, a member of the ladybug family, attacks many kinds of beans—bush, pole, and lima—as well as cowpeas and soybeans. Read Article
This pest attacks indoor plants as well as outdoor plants during hot, dry summers. Read Article