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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.

Reasons To Grow Calendula

Grow calendula Calendula (Calendula officinalis), also known as pot marigold, is an excellent plant for many gardens. Whether you are an experienced gardener or a true beginner, calendula is easy to grow. In fact, they are the best low-maintenance plants - they thrive if left unattended. In this article we will discuss, there are many reasons to grow them. They not only enhance your outdoor space with their sunny color. There are a variety of practical applications in your garden, in your kitchen, and around your home. 6 Reasons to Grow Calendula in Your Garden There are many reasons to grow calendula in your garden. Below you will find ten main reasons for growing these useful and attractive flowers: 1. Attract beneficial wildlife Calendula is known as the best plant for a wildlife garden. Their vibrant flowers attract bees, other pollinators, and a variety of insects. Because they bloom for a long time, they provide a constant source of honey and pollen throughout a large