Have you ever encountered a slimy, oozing mass in your garden and didn’t know where to turn? Slime mold makes its appearance in the garden in late spring. Neither a plant nor an animal, slime mold is quite fascinating. But do you want it in your garden? Learn all about this unusual organism and how […]
Many gardeners think of ladybugs as a safe and organic method of pest control, particularly regarding aphids, but what they may not realize is that the commercially available ladybugs are an aggressive invasive species. Attracting native ladybugs to your garden is a much more ecologically-minded way to get the pest-control you desire.
Practicing peaceful coexistence is an important aspect of sustainable living that promotes appreciation of nature. People often forget that even the creepiest and most disgusting of creatures may play a vital role in an ecosystem.