Battling Mushrooms In Your Lawn

Posted on: 14 January 2015
The small white or brown mushrooms that pop up in your lawn, commonly referred to as lawn mushrooms, can be a nuisance. The mushrooms are actually the fruiting body of a large fungal system that is growing just beneath the soil. Cultural control practices can minimize their growth and keep your lawn beautiful. Find the Food Source Mushrooms won't grow without a food source. The fungus feeds on decaying organic matter.
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Better Safe Than Sorry: Inspect All Plants Before You Bring Them Home

Posted on: 7 January 2015
If you're looking for new plants and trees to bring home, a nursery is a fantastic place to go. Caring staff offer locally suitable plants that are also often certified to resist or be free of pests and pathogens. However, even the best nurseries can find infestations starting unexpectedly -- maybe a customer tracked something in on his or her shoes, or an errant bug discovered a hiding place in a dense shrub and multiplied.
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The Advantages Of Installing A Quartz Countertop In Your Kitchen

Posted on: 23 December 2014
Quartz has always been considered one of the most beautiful stones in the world. It is used in a variety of different jewelry settings, as well as tabletops and other pieces of home decor. Quartz is now being used as a material in creating stunning countertops for the kitchen. Quartz countertops are becoming even more popular than granite countertops, which were once considered the most attractive type of countertops on the market.
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How To Plant An Herb Garden

Posted on: 19 December 2014
Most gardeners and cooks love fresh herbs. Herbs are not only useful plants for cooking, they also provide an attractive touch to your landscaping design. While many varieties of herbs grow in abundance in wild locations, quite a few can also be grown domestically. There is a wide range of different types of herbs that are used for both culinary reasons and for medicinal uses. With a bit of persistence, anyone can learn how to grow their own outdoor herbs.
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