Lawn & Garden

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August Lawn & Garden To-Do List

August is in the “dog days of summer,” the hottest and most sultry time of the year. Everything seems languid and still – except mosquitoes – and the sun threatens to bake lawns, gardens, and gardeners alike. Learn More »


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June Lawn & Garden To-Do List

June marks the official start of summer and is a great month for working in your garden and lawn. Most parts of the country are green and teeming with birds, butterflies, and flowers; but the heat and summer drought haven’t taken hold.

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Ames Stand-Up Weeder

The Ames Stand-Up Weeder pulls weeds – roots and all – without your bending over and straining your back. It is available at The Home Depot.

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How to Plant a Thriller, Filler, Spiller

Here’s a tip to make your patio stand out: plant a “Thriller, Filler, Spiller.” It’s simply three plants in one container that make a big statement.

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Drop-In Self-Watering Planters

Southern Patio’s drop-in self-watering planter helps keep your garden looking fresh, and your plants watered, green and beautiful.

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How to Make a Hanging Colander Planter

To create a unique hanging planter for the porch, all you need is a metal colander, some chain and S-hooks.

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Fiskars Power-Gear Titanium Anvil Lopper

The technology for loppers and pruners hasn’t changed much over the years, but Fiskars’ Power-Gear technology multiplies your leverage to give you up to four times more power on every cut. It is available at The Home Depot.

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Self-Watering Planter Inserts

Self-watering planters make life easy for busy gardeners. Southern Patio’s easy-to-use insert converts most planters to self-watering.

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