Timber – So Long Old Tree

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I don't have to tell you guys that Summer and I are very into our landscaping and building not just our house, but creating a really cool tropical landscape. One of the things to deal with living in Puerto Rico are the termites. Termites are everywhere. Termites have eaten their way through gardening equipment handles, expensive palm trees


Our Trees are Ready for Battle!

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We've planted several dozen (50ish) citrus, exotic fruit and avocado trees on our property, and while many of them are flourishing and doing well, unfortunately we keep losing trees to careless weedwackers. Recently we've lost a canepa, tangerine, kumquat and avocado in the battle that is maintaining our property. No bueno!! We made another trip out to the


Bienvenido a Mi Finca!

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Right before we left for our two month excursion to California & New Jersey, I was walking around our property checking out the plants. One of the first things that we planted were a few little banana trees and they have gotten quite large. Since they havn't produced any fruit, I was wondering if perhaps we planted non-fruit