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 Use scent to deter foxes


Foxes have a very strong sense of smell and will eat almost anything. Gardens with chickens or rabbits, or bird feeders, accessible pots, and crops are particularly attractive. You can use some scents to deter foxes, they are said to dislike the smell of chilies and garlic, so pour boiling water and spray your garden as a fox repellant. Other animal repellents are available, but be aware of the risk to other wildlife and always read the manufacturers' instructions carefully. If a territory is marked by a fox, it will take some effort to move them, and if they feel their territory is being threatened, they may increase the amount of marking.

Home Plants You Need To Brighten Your Home

4 Colorful New Home Plants You Need To Brighten Your Home In the lush, indoor forest, I like to get away from it, especially when the winter wind starts to blow. But a real forest is not monochromatic, so I like to mix my home plant colors a bit. The use of different shades, textures, and patterns is important outside of a fantastic garden design, and indoor gardens play by the same rules. A little kick in the right place will turn the color “amazing” into “attractive” seconds. Here are five new types of houseplants that can make a statement on their own, or provide a variation that our eyes naturally look for in a group of all green or light contrasting houseplants. 1. Aglonoma 'Golden Fluoride' Aglaonema, also known as Chinese evergreen, offers incredible green color in an easy-to-maintain package, and 'Golden Fluoride' is one of the best new varieties. Yellows, greens, and whites are glossy foliage, with a beautiful blush of rose-red in the center of each