Spiked Drinks for Your Plants: Hydrate your plants with these watering spikes (6 for about $10) plugged into repurposed liter bottles.
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Planting vegetables intermixed with aromatic plants like garlic, chives, or marigolds can repel many problem insects. Try rosemary, basil, and peppermint, too.