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Japanese Beetles

Japanese beetles directly damage landscape plants as adults while the larvae (grubs) damage turf grass. Adult beetle activity in this area commonly peaks during mid July through mid August. 246 more words

Living Fence

Final Step

It starts out as luscious green grass. The horses eat it and their bodies process it. They spread it on the ground for me to scoop up and shape into big piles. 279 more words


Bagworm Control

Bagworms are easy to control when they are young and there is minimal damage to the plant. Look for bagworms in late June. Use the Fourth of July as a reminder date. 282 more words

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The sweet scent of spring

Smell something sweet as you’re walking in the woods?

In our neighborhood, it’s the American Holly blooming.


And by the way, don’t trim those lower branches! 18 more words

Backyard Habitat

Species of Evergreen Trees

Since they remain green and beautiful throughout the year, evergreens are popular in almost any setting. Landscapers and homeowners love evergreen trees and shrubs because of the relatively low maintenance and lasting appearance, retaining the same look year-round and, of course, no leaves to rake. 348 more words


Downright Tropical at 21*

Montana is cold. If you could see my electric bill it might make you cry. I know it makes me want to cry, but then I remember heat is necessary and I like my toes. 438 more words