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Tropical Taste of Hawaii: The Sublime Surinam Cherry
Tropical Taste of Hawaii: The Sublime Surinam Cherry

Viet makes a great banana and Surinam cherry smoothie! He also likes eating the fruits right off a tree growing in his front yard. Surinam cherry (botanical name Eugenia uniflora) is a tropical shrub native to Suriname, Guyana, French Guiana, and Brazil. It’s also known as Pitanga, Brazil cherry, Cayenne cherry, or Florida cherry.

Difference Between Rock Salt and Ice Melt
Difference Between Rock Salt and Ice Melt

Melody is a busy mom who works full time and knows it is important to save time when it comes to effective snow removal techniques.Choosing the Right Product for You What Makes Driveway Ice Melt BestThe difference between rock salt and ice melt is that rock salt is better at removing existing ice whereas ice melt is better at preventing new ice from forming.

How to Grow Pumpkin on a Stick
How to Grow Pumpkin on a Stick

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. I’ve been adding flowers to my garden that I can dry for floral arrangements. Pumpkin on a Stick seemed like a great addition to both my garden and my arrangements.

HVAC Gadgets & Universal Parts: Tools for Furnace Repair Pros
HVAC Gadgets & Universal Parts: Tools for Furnace Repair Pros

Dan has been in the HVAC industry for 23 years with experience ranging from installation and service to sales and distribution.Preparing for Winter Furnace RepairsThere& 39;s no getting around the fact that winter is on its way. Though we have some time left before the snow flies, now is the time to prepare for the use of our furnaces and the potential breakdowns that come with them.

Your Air Conditioning Contactor and How to Replace It
Your Air Conditioning Contactor and How to Replace It

Dan has been in the HVAC industry for 23 years with experience ranging from installation and service to sales and distribution. & 34;Why Is My A/C Not Running?& 34;This is a very popular question I get every year as summer rolls in. While there are a multitude of possibilities (capacitor, motor, circuit boards, etc.

7 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Ants: How to Repel Ants Humanely Without Killing Them
7 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Ants: How to Repel Ants Humanely Without Killing Them

Jorge has been an avid reader of personal development literature for years. He likes to blather on about what he& 39;s learned. There Are Many Natural Ways to Get Rid of AntsHave you taken a vow against killing any of Earth& 39;s creatures? Do you feel bad for the little bugs that have wandered into your midst?

How to Clean a Birdbath (and Why You Should)
How to Clean a Birdbath (and Why You Should)

Charles Meadows is passionate about providing readers with the best information about bird baths on the web. Tips for Cleaning and Maintaining BirdbathsClean birdbaths are essential for the health and well-being of birds and of humans. Standing, stagnant water can encourage algae growth, attract breeding insects, and worse, promote the spread of dangerous pathogens such as the Zika and West Nile viruses.

How to Grow a Key Lime Tree Indoors or Outdoors
How to Grow a Key Lime Tree Indoors or Outdoors

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. Key Lime pie is most often associated with the Florida Keys but the main ingredient, key limes, are not native to Florida.What are Key Limes?Key limes are native to Southeast Asia.

How to Care for a Jade Plant
How to Care for a Jade Plant

Kate graduated from Sonoma State University with a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in biology. She currently resides in Sonoma, California. The evergreen leaves of a jade plant will perk up your living space and bring the natural world into your home. Simple care can help it thrive for many years. Whether you are a novice or an expert gardener, you can learn to care for jade plants.

Top 3 Hard-to-Kill Houseplants for Absolute Beginners
Top 3 Hard-to-Kill Houseplants for Absolute Beginners

I am a chronic illness warrior who is always on the lookout for scientifically proven ways to support natural wellness. More Than Just BeautifulHouseplants are currently one of the most trendy home decor additions and it’s no wonder. Among their many benefits, they purify the air, increase humidity and lower dust levels.

How to Create a Backyard Labyrinth One Step at a Time
How to Create a Backyard Labyrinth One Step at a Time

Seafarer Mama/Karen is a Life Coach who uses labyrinths as a tool for personal growth and transformation for both herself and her clients.A Completed Backyard Labyrinth How to Create Your Own LabyrinthI was challenged this afternoon to create a simple backyard labyrinth and to take pictures at each stage of the building process to illustrate how it is done.

How to Grow Forsythia for Spring Color
How to Grow Forsythia for Spring Color

Caren White is a Master Gardener and instructor at Home Gardeners School. She has been associated with Rutgers Gardens for over a decade. When I was a child in the chilly climate of upstate New York (zone 5), I never understood my mother’s fascination with forsythia. To me they were just scraggly bushes with a few pathetic flowers in the early spring.