How To Keep Vampires Out of Your Yard

The tastiest vampire control you can grow!

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History has long told us that garlic will repel vampires. Medieval Europeans believed that vampirism was caused by a blood disease that could be combatted by carrying garlic. If we consider the blood disorder porphyria, we can see the basis for their belief. Porphyria is actually a group of inherited liver disorders caused by…




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Carolyn McBride

Carolyn McBride

I’m a self-sufficiency enthusiast driven by the desire to learn. I’m a reader, a gardener, lover of good chocolate, coffee and life in the woods.

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