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Heads up for parents: Kids using plant seeds to get high
Kids are now eating blue morning glory seeds and the seeds of other plants sold at Home. spot your teen with any kind of flower seeds, it is a warning that you might want to take a closer look at what they are doing with the seeds. Some garden centers.
Home & Garden briefs: Succulents, seeds and more
Gardeners are invited to bring leftover seed packets from previous years, partially full packets and home-collected seeds. Using the example of a small garden, she will suggest projects that could be used to transform a typical yard into a more.
Reneeâ€™s Garden: Seeds for the home gardener
Reneeâ€™s Garden sells thousands of varieties of vegetable, herb and flower seeds from. The food movement is driving much of her work. Veggies once considered undesirable are now in vogue, in part because gardeners know that a home-grown turnip, for.
Tips for selecting and organizing garden seeds
If you had an infestation of a particular insect in 2016, consider holding off on buying seeds for plants in the same family as those affected. For example, if a horde of squash bugs made your vegetable garden their home last year, you may want to avoid.
Harris Seeds Publishes the 2012-2013 Home Garden Catalog
PRLog (Press Release) - Dec. 19, 2012 - The 2012-2013 Harris Seeds Home Garden Catalog introduces many new items. natural look hanging baskets, garden tunnel and wire kits, extra sturdy tomato and vegetable cages, organic fungicides, new insect control.
Nature & You: Mail order seeds now to plan your spring garden
At this time of the year, your home's mailbox will start filling to overflowing with every flavor of garden supply catalog. Now is the time to purchase some morning glory seeds. This vine has some very dramatic flowers, which could be an excellent accent.
Attract Wild Birds to Your Yard, Garden, or Home Part 1
Commercial bird seed comes in a variety of mixtures. Cheaper mixtures will contain large amounts of buckwheat, rice, oats, milo, flax, rape seed, cracked corn and canary seed.What the birds really want to eat is black oil sunflower seeds. To avoid the mess of sunflower hulls, may people decide to spend a bit more and buy the hulled sunflower seeds containing only the "hearts" or "chips" of the sunflower.
If you buy a mixture of seeds, you may find that birds scatter most of the seeds on the ground, trying to get at the sunflower seeds. It is better to place these mixtures on a flat platform feeder, rather than in a hopper type feeder. There will be less waste and fewer seeds will wind up on the ground. Seeds on the ground will attract doves and some birds, but they will also attract mice, raccoons and other critters you may not want at your feeder.
Niger seed is a favorite food of Goldfinches. It resembles small grains of wild rice and has a high fat and protein content. Niger is also known as thistle. Many people think they will be growing thistle weeds in their yard if they offer this seed. In fact, niger is not a thistle at all. It's the seed of the niger plant native to Ethiopia. Niger seed sold as birdseed is heated to prevent it from germinating. Tube type feeders with small openings are used as Niger or "Thistle" feeders. Hometown Seeds
Offers packets of vegetable, herb, annual, and perennial seeds in home-owner quantities, as well as survival packages containing a wide assortment of seeds. Ships to US, Canada, and Mexico.Gudseeds
Over 2500 rare and exotic seeds from around the world. Africa, Asia, Australia, and rainforest seeds not usually available to the home gardener.