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chop & drop

chop & drop

Chop & drop is exactly as it sounds – cut branches and leaves off a plant and drop them on the ground to hold in moisture, and to create healthy habitats for those who aid in the decomposition process. Healthy soil is essential to growing healthy plants (read here first) and just like why chop…

native plants | florida

native plants | florida

Native plants (plants that occur naturally in your area) are important to support the local wildlife that is so important to our ecosystem. There is a huge decline in insects right now and we can help them by creating habitats that provide them shelter, food, and of course, not using pesticides. No matter how small…

nitrogen fixing plants

nitrogen fixing plants

Growing nitrogen fixing plants in your garden is an easy and interesting way to improve and add nutrients to your soil. They simply take the nitrogen from the air and hold it in the plant. Once the plant is cut back, the roots and leaves decompose and release that nitrogen back into the soil. This…