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How to Age your Terracotta planter

You want your terracotta planter to look like it has seen many Tuscan summers. Terracotta is un-glazed, typically brownish – red earthenware from Italy. What you most likely have is a brand new ( no signs of Tuscan Summers ) shiny Terracotta planter. Well here is a trick that will help age your pot beautifully. […]

A rose by any other name

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet – Wikipedia Juliet: O Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou Romeo?Deny thy father and refuse thy name;Or, if thou wilt not, be but sworn my love,And I’ll no longer be a Capulet Romeo: [Aside] Shall I hear more, or shall I speak at this? Juliet: ‘Tis […]

I Vant to suck your bloooooood!

Are Mosquitoes related to Vampires? Although Bram Stoker’s Dracula was fictional, dark spirits have long existed in Eastern European folklore.  A persistent belief is the power of garlic is to ward off vampires. Mosquitoes also have an intolerance to garlic.  Our Plant Health Care team discovered this years ago ! Hence why we use garlic […]