Sticky Leaves On Houseplants – What Causes It, Help And Treatment

If you are a houseplant owner maybe you have experienced plants with sticky leaves. There are many causes for wet or sticky plants and these incidents can present quite a hassle for any plant … [Read more...]

How To Make Homemade Insecticidal Soap – A Recipe

Home gardeners have long used homemade insecticidal soap for pest control and killing bugs on plants. Over a century ago fish-oil soap was a common solution. "Natural control" of pest is not … [Read more...]

Homemade Ant Repellent Spray And Other Natural Solutions

Hate Ants? One of the first ways to keep ants away from the house and off your plants is: No food and eliminate points of entry. If you’ve been having problems with ants in your home and around … [Read more...]

Diatomaceous Earth: Its Benefits And How To Use It In Your Garden

Diatomaceous earth (aka: fossil shell flour or DE) is a very common product with a wide variety of uses in industry, around the house and yard. Even though you may never have heard of Diatomaceous … [Read more...]

Root Rot: How To Care For Plants With Rotting Roots

If you grow plants, ornamental trees, shrubs, vegetables and houseplants, you'll likely encounter: powdery mildew, blossom-end rot, leaf infection, wilting and somewhere down the line root rot. This … [Read more...]

What Are The Most Active Summer Garden Pests?

Summertime is a popular vacation time for many folks, but it certainly is not for insects. It's also during this time when summer garden pests are most active and pest management goes into full … [Read more...]

Japanese Beetle: How To Get Rid Of Japanese Beetles

One of the worst garden pest, the Japanese beetle feeds on a wide variety of plants. In fact, they survive and thrive eating more than 275 different types of grasses, ornamental plants, vegetables and … [Read more...]

Systemic Insecticide: What Is It And How Do You Use It?

Systemic insecticides have long been available for commercial use by growers to control pests and insects and its availability on a limited basis for the homeowner Most homeowners use primarily … [Read more...]

Learn How To Get Rid Of Ground Hornets

Have you ever been surprised by ground hornets buzzing and biting? These ground wasp are quite large that use dry earth to build their nest. They like the soft, powdery ground as it is ideal for them … [Read more...]

Amazing Tips On How To Use Essential Oils For Poison Ivy Relief

Poison ivy is recognizable by its three-leaved configuration. In the autumn, it is usually easy to locate due to its bright red color. Unfortunately, throughout most of the rest of the year, it can be … [Read more...]