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Shopper's Guide to Bark Mulch

By Charlie Nardozzi

Shopper's Guide to Bark Mulch

The advantages of using organic mulch to blanket soil around trees, shrubs, and perennial plants are many: Mulch moderates soil temperature and makes a more favorable...

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Preserve Gourds

To dry hard-shell gourds wash fruit with a mild bleach solution and dry. Leave in a 50F dry, well-ventilated room out of direct sun. The skin dries in 2 weeks, but the internal flesh can take up to 6 months.

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