Author Archives: Mary Beth

About Mary Beth

Master Gardener, Photographer

Spinosad for Garden Pests

Originally posted on Bees and Chicks:
Of all the organic products we can use to eliminate pests in the garden Spinosad (spin-OH-sid) has perhaps the most curious back story. A scientist who was part of a team that was searching…

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July Gardening

Originally posted on Bees and Chicks:
It’s getting really hot pretty much everywhere, so we’re going to focus on keeping your plants well-watered. Plants transpire (evaporate) water vapor through tiny holes on their leaves — mostly on the underside. This helps…

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Spring Clean up 2017

The March equinox is Monday, March 20, 2017 at 6:29 A.M. EDT. It’s official it’s Spring!!  I will be starting Spring clean ups in April.  Hope everybody is well and enjoyed their winter. Give me a call , text or email to discuss your garden goals and get on this … Continue reading

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Moon Gate Arbor

Moon Gate is starting to get covered by climbing roses. It smells wonderful walking through the gate.

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Happy 4th of July!

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Westrup 8th St Arbor Gate

Originally posted on JARROSAK WOODWRIGHTS LTD:
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Deer Spray Repellent

Reposting deer repellent post from four years ago. Bad Ass Deer Spray Recipe: There are many recipes for homemade deer spray online. Here’s how I make it. 4 raw eggs 1 tablespoon or more of hot sauce, the hotter the … Continue reading

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