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11 Odd and Bizarre Hybrid Fruits and Vegetables
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11 Odd and Bizarre Hybrid Fruits and Vegetables

When you walk through the produce section of your local grocery store, you’ll see many fruits and vegetables which we know well.However, there are many unusual varieties which never make it to the market. Then there are the new odd hybrids.Take for example the “Pluot.” They say it was created by a geneticist in Nebraska who crossed plums and apricots.

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How To Make A Homemade Tick Repellent Recipe

Ticks are a pest that do not bother our plants but are something to concern yourself with while working with plants.Ticks feed off the blood of mammals and carry with them a host of bacteria and disease such as Lyme disease which they can transfer.Lots of products are available on the market but a simple homemade solution is an easy item to keep with you in the garden or to spray on before you go out.
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How to Grow 100 Pounds Of Potatoes In 4 Square Feet

One of the great things about growing potatoes is they are fairly low maintenance and they can be grown in pots, massively in the ground or in grow bags.Some home gardeners grow their potatoes above ground using chicken wire and some straw to hold in the dirt. Others use a stack of old tires.According to an article from the Seattle Times all you need is 4 square feet to grow 100 pounds of potatoes.
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