Quick Tips for Battling Weeds

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This week the Salt Lake Tribune released an article about Utah's weed problem announcing, Salt Lake City lawns are among the worst in the nation for weeds in 2018. Here are a few quick tips to combat those nasty weeds!

Create a Backyard Wildlife Habitat

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Creating a backyard wildlife habitat creates a sanctuary and is a rewarding and impactful way for individuals to help restore balance.

Planning Your Garden

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“No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden”. ~ Thomas Jefferson From the historic flower displays at Jefferson’s Monticello to a patio herb garden, we can all enjoy the delights of nature in our own yards and gardens. Now is the perfect time to start planning this year's garden.

Best Plants for Your Winter Garden

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A beautiful winter garden? It is possible with a little planning and the right elements, your winter garden can be its own kind of beautiful.

Parkstrip Plants - Create a Garden That WOWS

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Parkstrip your yard with tips from Localscapes. Parkstrips use local plants, are water wise and have varying elements to bring interest to your yard.

Attracting Native Bees

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Utah is home to 900 amazing and diverse native bees. They are proficient and essential pollinators. Compared to honey bees, native bees are better at pollinating apple, squash, melon, tomatoes and native plants. Unfortunately, native bee populations are in decline due in part to habitat loss and pesticide use. You can make a difference by supporting a native bee population right in your own backyard.