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Yards can be friendlier to the environment | Greener Edmonds

 

Last updated 6/4/2020 at 1pm



There is a flurry of gardening going on this spring. With all the extra time and energy we have, Edmonds is going to be looking good this summer.

But not only can lawns and gardens be nice to see, they can be designed and maintained to be friendlier to the environment as well.

Gardens that include native plants and trees are fed with natural fertilizers, produce food, and use safe pesticides can help meet that goal.

Tall Oregon grape, red flowering currant, red osier dogwood, Nootka rose, Indian plum, wild strawberry, and blue columbine are some examples of beautiful native plants. They...



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