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onion odor

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Wallace W Hansen Native Plant Nursery and Gardens Perennial Section of Northwest Native Plant Catalog
... occasion and are have tepals that are turned upward. All parts of the plant have a classic onion odor and were occasionally used as a food source for coastal Indians. Taper tip onion ... addition to a natural wildflower prairie setting. USDA zones 5-8. Brodiaea hyacinthina (Hyacinth Brodiaea, Fools Onion) Formerly known as Triteleia hyacinthina, this lily has papery white flowers with green veins that ...
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Garlic In Your Garden
... In Your Garden David Schmitz and Doug Waterer Garlic (Allium sativum) is a member of the onion family whose cultivation dates back to ancient Asia and the Mediterranean. Garlic was first introduced ... locally; Allium sativum or the common garlic and elephant garlic (Allium ampeloprasum), which produces an onion-size bulb with large, mild-tasting cloves. Planting material can be obtained from a wide ...
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HortNews- May 2005
... melons, distinguish themselves with their smooth skin (rind). In maturity, they lack an aromatic or musky odor and do not slip from the vine. Members of this group include the casaba, crenshaw, Christmas, ... . Grow up a trellis if you wish, supporting the fruit with nets made of old pantyhose or onion bags. Follow the care instructions, above. NUTRITION Melons contain up to 94% water. Yet in that ...
hortparadise.unl.edu

The Gardening Articles page - top 10 Weeds
... with a pre-emergent in early spring or if its actively growing a granular product specifically labeled for grabgrass control. #9: Wild Onion Wasnt this the name of a rock band in the 70s? Ok, thats another storythis weed grows from bulbs that have an onion-like odor. It grows in clumps and has slim, round, hollow leaves. It is usually the first green growth in spring. Hand ...
wezel.com

Beagle Ridge Herb Farm - Herb profiles - Herbal display gardens,hiking trails and classes
... medicinal benefits however there are now several capsules which have been able to capture the benefits- with no odor. Uses in the garden: Research shows that garlic sprays kill cabbage white and ermine moth, onion fly larvae, mole crickets, pea weevils and field slugs and deter aphids and Japanese beetles. Bug Formula: 3 oz garlic, chopped, 2 tsp ...
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Questions On Cats
... around. (E-mail reference) A: Citrus peels will breakdown and decay. You can also try garlic spray, onion spray, "trapping" them with catnip or spraying hot pepper spray over the mulched area. If you have a ... cats out of flower beds? (New Town, N.D., e-mail) A: Try moth balls; cats find the odor repugnant. Or, try planting catnip in another area, and they will be attracted there instead. Q: Someone ...
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Questions On Misc. Pests
... you can water the plant with a malathion solution. But first, get the plant out of doors or the odor will make everyone sick! A less-toxic approach would be to take everything outside and repot it in ... onions and radishes and destroying them. Is there anything I can do? (Edgeley, N.D.) A: Radish and onion maggots can be controlled a number of ways: DonÂ’t plant either crop close together or in rows. ...
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Perennial Herbs
... a digestive aid and topically as a soothing eye wash. Chives - Charming and useful member of the onion and garlic family. Cheery flowers borne on hollow, cylindrical stems. Wonderful addition to baked potatoes and many ... self seeds readily and may become invasive if left to its own devices. It has a musky odor when brushed, and a menthol type taste that lends itself to flavoring for sweets and teas. ...
www.gardensablaze.com

Organic Gardening - Herb Garden - The Helpful Gardener
... smell to your home. Use lavender, peppermint or chamomile in potpourri or burned like incense. These ancient odor eliminators are cheaper and more pleasant than anything found in an aerosol can. Herbs are also often ... , herbs have a little known utility in your garden as well. Chives, a member of the onion family, is a natural pesticide! Its scent scares bugs away from your roses and flowers…plant it ...
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August 2001
... produce allspice berries when container grown, but the leaves are delicious in their own right. Simmer apples, sweet onion, a bit of water and an allspice leaf to make a tasty sauce for pork or squash dishes. ... The male and female flowers of ginkgos are born on separate plants, many people complain about the unpleasant odor of the fruits, if this is a concern be sure to ask for a male tree. Summer ...
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