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Agastache Lavender Hyssop Native Wild Flower Herb Garden Pollinator

Agastache Lavender Hyssop Native Wild Flower Herb Garden Pollinator Agastache Lavender Hyssop a native wildflower, at home in the herb garden and known as one of the top ten native pollinator plants to grow from seed at home. Fill your garden with wildlife by growing these anise-scented pollinator magnet perennials that also attract the American …

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Thankful for Songbirds and Sanctuary in a time of chaos.

I try not to think too much about the political juncture, we are facing, the Covid vaccine. Instead of sleigh bells the dull-set tones of a failed presidential race and conspiracy chimes continue. Riot clear up for all that’s left of functioning business as we pivot to ill-timed pre-Christmas lockdown regulations. This gardener however has …

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How to Grow Mexican Sunflowers from Seed Attract the Monarch Butterfly and Goldfinches.

How to Grow Mexican Sunflowers from Seed attracting Monarch butterfly and Goldfinches. Masses of bright orange, red or yellow sunflowers from the fast growing South American native annual.  Hard to believe that by simply sowing a few of these Tithonia rotundifolia Orange Mexican Sun Flowers in spring you can create a fast growing annual screen …

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How to Grow Hollyhocks from Seed

How to Grow Hollyhocks from Seed Hollyhock are often associated with the traditional English garden and yet there is so much more this handsome hummingbird magnet especially when grown outside of the typical cottage border layout. Today Hollyhocks are popular all over the World, originating from Europe and Asia they are popular with traditional and …

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Grow Cleome Spider Flower Pastel Pink Summer Tropical Annual from Seed.

Grow Cleome Spider Flower Pastel Pink Summer Tropical Annual from Seed. When choosing annuals for Summer planter display or to add extra drama, to tired perennial borders, consider a plant’s maintenance needs and select plants that do not require dead-heading, can tolerate drought, and will flower all Summer. A tall order for those sun-loving annuals …

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