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Choosing Safe, Non Toxic Stains and Paints for Fences
Choosing Safe, Non Toxic Stains and Paints for Fences
Wood used in and around the garden needs to be treated to keep it looking good and long lasting but which are the best and safest products to use?...
Dangerous Plants To Pets
Dangerous Plants To Pets
Some of the most familiar and attractive garden plants can be dangerous to our pets; an awareness of common poisonous plants is essential for the pet-owning gardener....
Gardening With Chemicals
Gardening With Chemicals
How the increase in organic gardening methods has fuelled a debate about the use of chemicals in gardening. Where chemicals have their place and how to try to strike a…...
Gardening Without Pesticides
Gardening Without Pesticides
The harm that can be caused by using pesticides in the garden and alternative safer methods to reduce and eliminate pests whilst ensuring a healthier garden and…...
Poisonous Berries
Poisonous Berries
Many garden plants produce poisonous berries that cost lives every year. This article looks at the forbidden fruits that may lurk in your garden....
Poisonous Shrubs
Poisonous Shrubs
The different types of harm that toxic plants can inflict, symptoms and effects and what you can do to minimise the risks...
Poisonous Trees
Poisonous Trees
Taking advice before you buy any plant, flower, tree or shrub that contains toxins. General advice and guidelines for your children. What to do if you suspect someone…...
What to do in the Event of Poisoning
What to do in the Event of Poisoning
How there are several objects in the garden that can cause poisoning. What to do if you suspect you or another person have been poisoned and things you can do before…...
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