This board offers advice on preventing pests in your garden as well as ways to control houseplant pests. You'll discover how to eliminate garden pests with…
Even low-maintenance roses have pests. Meet 8 common rose pests and learn the best organic controls for managing them. Plus, discover why systemic chemical pesticides are a bad idea for controlling pests of roses and other flowering plants. #gardening #roses #organicgardening
Can you tell a bumblebee from a sweat bee? This primer on common backyard bees will make you a bee-ID pro in no time at all! Meet some of the beautiful native bees that help your garden thrive. These species are common across much of North America. #bees #pollinatorgardening #pollinators
Petunias have soft, delicate flowers and leaves that many pests consider a delicacy. And your garden is filled with hungry critters that would love to have your petunias for dinner. This guide covers everything you need to know to identify and control the top pests that may plague your plants. #petunias #gardenerspath
Blueberry plants are susceptible to a handful of common pests and diseases. By taking certain preventative steps, you’ll dodge many of these issues and will enjoy a bountiful blueberry harvest. Learn how to identify the most common issues and what to do about them now on Gardener's Path. #blueberries #gardenerspath
Slugs are one of the most common garden pests, though they aren’t insects. Facing a slug infestation is serious business, filled with slime trails, damaged leaves, and missing seedlings. Effective organic slug control is both manageable and affordable, when you’re armed with the following gardening tips and information.
Want to add some beauty to your outdoor garden that won't become food to animals? Check out this list of over 20 plants that are deer resistant. If you absolutely must have a plant that’s known to be high on their snack list, try to plant it between some varieties that they tend to avoid.
Zucchini growing problems are a big deal. But with these proven tricks for growing healthy zucchini, you'll be able to manage everything from squash bugs and powdery mildew to deformed fruits and vine borers. #gardening #gardeningtips
Cabbage worms can wreak havoc in a vegetable garden. If left unchecked, they’ll consume the leaves, stems, and even the flower buds. Thankfully, cabbage worm control isn’t difficult, if you learn the gardening tips and tricks you need to tackle these common garden pests. Check out the article now!
Cucumbers are one of the most-loved vegetable garden crops for gardeners. Cucumbers are easy to plant, delicious, and they’re plentiful producers. But even seasoned growers have cucumber plant problems pop up now and then. In this article, you'll learn about some of the more common cucumber growing troubles and get gardening tips for some easy organic solutions.
Both summer squash and winter squash are regular finds in home vegetable gardens. They are productive and easy to grow. However both beginner gardeners and pros must watch out for garden pests with squash, the most common of which is the squash bug. These pests are challenging but can be gotten rid of. Keep reading to get great info on how to get rid of squash bugs without the use of synthetic chemical pesticides.