How Long Do Tomato Plants Live? – What You Need to Know

It’s never easy to watch your vegetable garden decline as the days shorten and the temperatures drop. And everyone’s favorite, the tomato, is one of the first to fall victim to the killing frosts of autumn and winter.So how long can a tomato plant actually live and produce the luscious fruit we all love so much?The short answer is that your…
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Can You Eat Crab Apples? – What You Need To Know

If you have crab apple trees on your property, you’ve no doubt looked up at the delicious little fruits and asked yourself, “Should I eat those?” Like Eve reaching out for the forbidden apple, it’s easy to assume that any fruit should be safe for the picking.So can you eat crab apples? Although the short answer to this question is, “Yes, you…
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48 Water Features To Add Tranquility To Your Garden

There little else that can beat a garden water feature for creating a calming and serene environment. The gallery showcases a selection of water features you can add to your garden, from the simple and subtle to the large and elaborate.Which one ticks your boxes?Gazing balls have been done to death, but a gazing ball that is coated in…
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22 Brilliant Rain Chain Ideas To Brighten Up Your Garden

Rain chains are a creative and unique way to add something different to your garden. There's nothing as tranquil and satisfying as water gently flowing, not too loud and not too quiet.These designs should give you a few ideas from which you can create your very own rain chain.A rock rain chain is pretty unique and easy to make. Drill…
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13 Animals That Love Our Gardens – Almost as Much as You Do!

Creating a garden that invites some our most cherished wildlife not only warms the heart but can turn your garden into a hive of life.These 13 images showcase a selection of animals that love your garden!Hedgehogs are super cute but they also have some nasty spines. Leave them well alone and don't try and feed them. The old story about…
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