Beneficial Garden Insects For Organic Gardening

beneficial insects

Insects that feed on desirable plants or transmit diseases are often considered pests. But insects are not really pests, they all play their role in the natural balance, and many insects are beneficial in our gardens too. They pollinate fruits, flowers, and vegetables, while others prey on insects we find annoying or that eat what … Read more

Does Lavender Repel Ticks

does lavender repel ticks

Lavender oil has many uses and has been valued by people since ancient times. The Romans used lavender to obtain fragrant bath essences, hence the name of this plant. Lavender is derived from the Latin word “lavare” which means “to wash”. Today the uses of Lavender are many, the young leaves of the plant are … Read more