Keep the Bugs out of Potted Plants: I keep learning great new ideas!

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Keep the Bugs out of Potted Plants

By Bubbles
March 24, 2012

To keep insects from burrowing into your pots, cut small squares of nylon screening. Place the square over the hole in the bottom of the pot before adding soil.

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Name: Christine
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Mar 24, 2012 7:24 AM CST
Here's another great idea that I probably wouldn't have ever thought of!! Thumbs up And so simple!

Thanks Bubbles!! Smiling
May your life be like a wildflower, growing freely in the beauty and joy of each day --Native American Proverb

Mar 26, 2012 4:52 AM CST
I take a few inches of wire and put it through the holes in the screen and twist the other side. It keeps the patch in place and lasts a long time.


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