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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.

Grow and maintain air plants

Air plants Maintain Ideas  Of course, these fun and trendy plants don't need soil, but they still need a little attention. Here's what you need to know to keep them thriving. Air plants seem almost otherworldly in the way they can grow in the air. Yes, no soil is required. Additionally, their leaves resemble alien tentacles or the appendages of an exotic sea creature. These fascinating little plants have become so popular over the past few years that they can be found at any garden center or grocery store checkout line. There are plenty of online nurseries that specialize in air plants, especially the more unusual varieties. They're a little different from growing than other houseplants, so we've compiled some tips for caring for air plants and enjoying them in your home. About air plants Air plants (Tillandsia spp.) are epiphytes, meaning that in nature they grow on other plants, usually on tree branches. There are hundreds of varieties and varieties of air