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Apps for the 21st Century Plant Lover

Gardening has been a summer pastime for many Americans throughout the ages; however, other’s version of backyard pruning involves playing Plants vs. Zombies on the couch. What better way to become accustomed to vegetation than by planting fake flowers and sci-fi shrubs in front of your home to protect you from the undead invasion? Complete...

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The Newest Drought-Friendly Solution to Ugly Lawns

The wonderful world of Disney. Its every child’s dream to grow up with talking animals, go on daring adventures without getting hurt, and fall in love with a prince and live happily ever after. Every day is beautiful and even the poorest and most dismal of towns sparkle in the sun and cascade with lush...

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pool restrictions

If You Have A Pool, You Need to Read This!

It’s no secret that we are in a drought. The California government is cracking down on statewide water usage and giving us strict regulations for when we should be watering our lawns. While we should be doing our best to take shorter showers and turn the faucet off while we are brushing our teeth, we...

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450 Million Reasons You Should Remove Your Lawn

As we all very well know, California is in a terrible drought. So terrible, in fact, Governor Jerry Brown instituted the first ever water-saving mandate in California’s history ordering that cities take measures to reduce their water usage by 8%- 36% or get fined a great deal of money. While that may not be such...

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Garden designs

5 Garden Designs for the Novice Gardener

Trying to create garden designs when not having any experience in a garden can be tricky. Many people make mistakes and it can end up with ugly gardens and bad landscaping. Here are five helpful garden ideas for anyone who has never landscaped before. Flowerbeds If you are not the expert gardener, it’s ok. Flowerbeds...

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california drought

4 Websites to Help You Stay Informed About the California Drought

As a resident of California, it’s important that you stay informed about the drought and about what you can do to help conserve water. The conditions of the drought are changing every day and you should be aware of how they are changing. The great thing is that in this day and age, you almost...

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