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Backyard next to a pond

Zone Atlanta, GA | Hello2016 added on May 4, 2016 | Answered

I want to do do some edible gardening in my backyard. Will it attract snakes??

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on May 6, 2016

A garden won't necessarily attract snakes. If you have snakes in your area they may be found in your garden, but they may be there to help you by eating pests, insects and other rodents.
Here are some articles that have more information.

https://www.wikihow.com/Keep-Snakes-Away
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/animals/getting-rid-of-snakes.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/beneficial/attracting-snakes-to-gardens.htm

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