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Rabbits Are Ruining My Garden!

Rabbits are eating everything that is starting to come back in my yard this spring -- hostas, stella d'oro daylillies, even tulips. Is there anything that I can put down that won't harm the plants, but will keep the rabbits and other critters away?
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It doesn't take long before the rabbits will become comfortable with your tactics, so you've got to try lots of different things in rotation. You can try whirligigs and wind-powered wood tappers. The scent of human hair and predator urine (fox urine, specifically) will scare them off. Blood meal is a deterrent, but it is pretty much pure nitrogen and you've got to be careful not to get it on your plants. Still, it offers good short-term protection until your plants are up and beyond the tender tasty morsel stage.

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