- Subject: [cg] cats
- From: "Kristin Faurest" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Sat, 19 Jun 2004 07:00:44 +0000
If you can stand one more bit of advice on keeping cats out of the garden - I use two techniquest. Any kind of scent that has mint or citrus in it is something they're going to HATE. you can either regularly spray down the area with a mister containing watered-down essential oils, or even hang strongly-scented air fresheners around. The other - and this can be easy or difficult depending on what kind of garden this is - is to mulch the plants with small rocks. this is something that of course works better in an ornamental garden with large shrubs than in a vegetable garden, of course, but cats absolutely won't go where they can't dig, by my experience. Being an urban gardener and cat owner myself, i've salvaged a couple of relationships with neighbors by getting them rocks for mulching their flowerbeds.
Watch the online reality show Mixed Messages with a friend and enter to win a trip to NY
The American Community Gardening Association listserve is only one of ACGA's services to community gardeners. To learn more about the ACGA and to find out how to join, please go to http://www.communitygarden.org
To post an e-mail to the list: email@example.com
To subscribe, unsubscribe or change your subscription: https://secure.mallorn.com/mailman/listinfo/community_garden