WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath says now is the time to spread corn gluten meal for a lush, healthy lawn next year. He also has tips to deal with poison ivy and hornet stings, and a poetic bonus.
The story of a 44 year old Virginia mother\’s
deadly reaction to a white-faced hornet sting has many concerned. Melodye Creason
didn\’t know she was allergic to the sting of a white-faced hornet which experts
say are especially aggressive this time of year.
Researchers in Japan have found honeybees can literally cook a giant hornet to death.