Lucas County, Ohio

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Shrub Identification

Could you help me with the identification of this shrub. It is a tall plant currently growing about 10 feet high in places. It grows very quickly, with shoots coming up from the ground around the base of the main plant that will grow 6+ feet high in a month or so.

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Lucas County Ohio trees and shrubs horticulture about 4 years ago

I am canning a mustard pickle recipe from my grandmother. It calls for 1 C....

I am canning a mustard pickle recipe from my grandmother. It calls for 1 C. flour to thicken the sauce. I have been told that we should not use flour any longer. Is there something I should use in place of the flour?

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Lucas County Ohio about 6 years ago

I have literally hundreds od dead and dying honeybees on my driveway. What...

I have literally hundreds od dead and dying honeybees on my driveway. What would cause this? Upon gently sweeping them off the pavement, most are alive, but very lethargic. None flew at all, but slowly meandering around. Some are in clusters.

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Lucas County Ohio over 2 years ago

peroxide as fertilizer

Can diluted hydrogen peroxide be used as a fertilizer and, if so, with what benefits?

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Lucas County Ohio fertilizer about 4 years ago

Clusters of perfectly healthy leaves have been falling from one of our oak...

Clusters of perfectly healthy leaves have been falling from one of our oak trees. The small branches appear to have been sliced off at an angle -- similar to the way one would cut flowers to put in a vase. The interior wood appears to be perfectly healthy also. We didn't see squirrels or other creatures in the upper limbs when the last clusters just came down. Any ideas as to what may be going on?

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Lucas County Ohio about 6 years ago

How can we protect ourselves from the hazardous chemicals emitted by outdoor...

How can we protect ourselves from the hazardous chemicals emitted by outdoor wood burning in our residential neighborhoods? Some neighbors don't follow the simple open burning laws that provide criteria to follow to burn wood in fire pans, pits, & rings. They receive violations, but continue to burn anyway, whenever & where ever they please. Our yards & homes fill with dangerous smoke. We can't enjoy our property inside or outside. What can we do?

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Lucas County Ohio public health and safety over 2 years ago

Dwarf Korean lilac

I have an old and very large Dwarf Korean lilac that I want to split and move to 2 separate locations. Can they be split and divided safely and will this idea work?

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Lucas County Ohio shrubs korean lilac over 4 years ago

My neighbor and I found we have grubs in are yards and the damage is...

My neighbor and I found we have grubs in are yards and the damage is noticeable. How should we best handle getting rid of them. I have read that not all pesticides will work in the spring and kill the adult larva and that summer is better time to treat. When and what should we use to stop them. I understand we may need to treat now and later in summer or fall. Any assistance will be appreciated. Thanks!

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Lucas County Ohio lawn grubs pesticides over 1 year ago

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