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Epsom Salt Formula for Stump Removal
Tree Stump Removal - Get rid of tree stumps by drilling holes in the stump and filling them with 100% Epsom salt. Follow with water, and wait. Live stumps may take as long as a month to decay, and start to decompose all by themselves. - Casual Crafter
Burning Bush: (Euonymus alatus) Part to full sun Hardy in zones 4-8. A colorful hardy shrub in fall it has deep emerald leaves that look rich and healthy all summer with little attention. Branches arch slightly giving the shrub a graceful look. The dwarf can get 4-6 feet tall but can be trimmed. When grown in full sun, the leaves turn blazing red in fall. The large form of the ‘Burning Bush’ reaches a height and spread of 10-15 feet, and will prune to a striking tree, especially in fall…
How to Grow Hollyhocks Step-vert How to Grow Hollyhocks. Hollyhocks are generally considered a biennial. They grow leaves the first year and flower, seed and die the next. However, depending on growing conditions and the hardiness of the plants, they frequently live longer than 2 years; in some climates, they are more of a short-lived perennial. If you start hollyhocks indoors, or if you live in an area with a long growing season, there is a chance you could get flowers the first year.