The Mowing Life

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Enjoy original articles about the world of mowing and yard work from the Joy of Mowing team. Read stories about homeowners, landscapers, dealers, mechanics, and others. Their tales are entertaining and educational about life and the love of mowing.

How To – Drooping Plants

How To – Drooping Plants

Those hydrangea bushes you planted in your garden looked great in the spring, but a heavy rainstorm or two, and maybe strong winds have caused some of the branches to droop or fall over entirely.

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Summer Series — Lawn Care and Disease

Summer Series — Lawn Care and Disease

Summer is a time when homeowners find themselves dealing with lawn care problems created by diseases. One way to keep lawns healthy is by implementing a smart disease management plan.

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Summer Series — Lawn Care and Drought

Summer Series — Lawn Care and Drought

We have some tips to keep your lawn thriving and as green as possible, but you’ll want to watch for any watering restrictions that your community may impose, which would limit some

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Cover your ground: Tips and Ideas

Cover your ground: Tips and Ideas

You’ve tried and tried, but the grass simply won’t grow. Many of us have had to figure out what to do with bare spots on our property. One obvious solution to these problems is to plant ground cover.

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Why I garden

Why I garden

Why do you garden? The number of reasons why we garden are as numerous as there are people. And why we garden and what we get out of it vary as well.

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