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See our list of deer-resistant plants to keep the hungry herds away from your garden! First, what...
Get Rid of Garden Pests...
You don’t need chemicals to get rid of pesky garden pests: Companion planting, natural remedies,...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of cucumber beetles. What are...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of whiteflies. What are Whiteflies?...
How to Deter Mosquitoes...
Staying away from mosquitoes and treating bug bites can be one of the most annoying parts of summer...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of squash bugs. What are Squash Bugs?...
There are many natural ways to get rid of slugs. And let’s be honest. Slugs have to be the one of...
Bee or Wasp Stings:...
Here are some first aid tips for those annoying and often painful bee stings and wasp stings. Bee...
Tick Bites: Lyme...
This is the season for ticks! Prevent Lyme disease by keeping yourself tick-safe with these...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of slugs in the garden. What Are...
Poison Ivy: Identifying...
Poison ivy can cause a nasty rash, so it is important to learn how to identify the plant as well as...
Here are our best tips on how to identify and control aphids in the garden. What Are Aphids?...
Common Garden Weeds
It is very important to be able to tell weeds apart from your beautiful flowers, if only because...
Weed Control Techniques
Weeds can be quite a nuisance in the garden, so here are some techniques for ridding your garden of...
Here are tips on how to identify and get rid of earwigs, also known as pincher bugs or...
Here are tips for identifying and getting rid of woodchucks or groundhogs. How to Identify...
Here are tips on how to identify and get rid of Japanese beetles. What are Japanese Beetles?...
Learn how to get rid of rabbits and keep them out of your garden with these tips. How to Identify...
Here are some tips for how to identify raccoons and how to get rid of a raccoon. Raccoons are...
Skunks are nocturnal animals that are naturally mild-mannered and non-aggressive; they prefer small...
What is anthracnose? This fungal disease affects many plants, including vegetables, fruits, and...
What is rust? This fungus affects a wide range of woody and herbaceous plants. Even though it...
Squirrels can cause many problems in your garden. Here are tips how to identify and control...
What is gray mold? It is a fungus that can affect any part of the plant and is one of the most...
Squash Vine Borer
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of the squash vine borer. What are...
Moles are ground–dwelling carnivores that prefer to eat insects instead of your garden plants....
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of flea beetles. What are Flea...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of tomato hornworms. What are Tomato...
What is powdery mildew? This fungus disease affects a wide variety of plants, including lilacs,...
While deer may appear to be harmless, they are quite a nuisance in the garden. These super grazers...
Japanese Beetles: Best...
Although Japanese beetles have a wide range of favorite foods, some plants are more appealing to...
How to Keep Birds Out...
Birds are a welcome addition to the garden, but if the crows are devouring your corn and the jays...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of cutworms in the garden. What are...
Holy Moley! Moles and...
Moles have the potential to ruin your lush-green, meticulously manicured lawn. Chances are, you don...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and prevent blossom-end rot on your tomatoes and garden ...
Be a Critter Detective
I’m at constant war with the critters that assault my gardens all year long. Even in winter, deer...
Impatient for Impatiens?
Are you having trouble finding impatiens in garden centers this spring? Did the ones you planted...
Here are tips on how to identify, control, and get rid of imported cabbageworm. What are...
Crows can cause damage not only to your garden but also your other feathered friends. Learn some...
Mice can be quite a nuisance in the garden and home. Find out how to identify them and get rid of ...
Voles drive gardeners and homeowners crazy! Find out how to identify and get rid of them. How to...
What are mosaic viruses? This virus infects more than 150 types of plants, including many fruits,...
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