Respecting Nature


mon11nov7:00 pm9:00 pmInsects in the GardenHume Douglas is a research scientist in entomology with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Event Organized By: Old Ottawa South Garden Club

tue12nov7:30 pm9:00 pmNaturalizing Your Backyard & Birds 101with Bob Volks from Gilligallou Birds Inc., Almonte7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Event Organized By: West Carleton Garden Club & Horticultural Society

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17 Top Blooming Plants For Your Butterfly Garden

Butterflies are charming and beautiful, they are also very important for the health and well-being of the world we live in. Butterflies pollinate plants, provide food for other animals and act as a connection between various aspects of the ecosystem.

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5 Easy to Grow Mosquito Repelling Plants

One of the downsides of enjoying the outdoors is dealing with mosquitoes. There are some easy-to-grow plants with mosquito repelling properties, which is a nice option before reaching for a chemical solution.

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4 Tips On Avoiding Ticks And Lyme Disease In The Garden

Lyme disease is a bacterial disease that is transmitted to people through infected tick bites, particularly from the black-legged tick. Those affected will exhibit flu-like symptoms such as spotted fever, headache, fatigue and skin rashes. Antibiotics can treat the Lyme disease easily, especially if it is caught during its initial stages.

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