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Date palm
Date palm

The date palm is very often grown at home due to the fact that it is very easy to care for it and it is not very difficult to grow from the stone of an ordinary date purchased in the store. We can safely say that she is one of the most interesting representatives of the palm family, along with pine needles and chamedorea.

Tolmia
Tolmia

Tolmia (Tolmiea) is a fairly compact plant belonging to the family of Saxifrage. The place where tolmiya grows is North America. Of the variety of species of this plant in indoor conditions, only Tolmia Menzies survives. Tolmia Menzies is a plant that covers the surface of the soil.

Pruning and shaping fruit trees and bushes
Pruning and shaping fruit trees and bushes

Correctly carried out crown formation of fruit, berry and ornamental crops is half the success in the gardener's work. Under & 34; Cropping & Shaping & 34; you will find the secrets of the formation and pruning of various crops, learn about the varietal and age characteristics of pruning and trees and shrubs.

How to propagate raspberries: by seeds, cuttings, layering, dividing the bush
How to propagate raspberries: by seeds, cuttings, layering, dividing the bush

Raspberries are susceptible to many diseases, including those of viral origin. In cases where signs of the disease are subtle, propagation of raspberries using different parts of the infected plants will lead to the spread of the disease. If you decide to plant a new variety in your country house, it is better to buy a seedling grown in a special nursery.

My Plant Bulb Is Surfacing: Reasons For Bulbs Coming Out Of Ground
My Plant Bulb Is Surfacing: Reasons For Bulbs Coming Out Of Ground

Spring is in the air and your bulbs are just starting to show some foliage as they get started on providing you with a dazzling display of color and form. But wait. What have we here? You see flower bulbs coming to the surface and there is still a danger of frost and freezing conditions. Heaving of bulbs is common and may be the result of weather conditions, soil porosity, planting depth, or just the variety of plant bulb.

Information About Parrot Feather
Information About Parrot Feather

Get Started Parrot Feather Planting: Learn About Parrot Feather Plant CareBy Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenThe attractive, feathery fronds of parrot feather plants often encourages the water gardener to use it in a bed or border. But there are things you should know first and this article will help.

Honoring Women: Choosing Flowers For International Women’s Day
Honoring Women: Choosing Flowers For International Women’s Day

By: Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)Honoring women’s achievements with flowers goes way back,and there’s no better way to convey your love and admiration to the women inyour life or around the world than with a heartfelt bouquet of InternationalWomen’s Day plants. Read on to learn more about this Women’s Day celebration.

Leyland Cypress Tree: How To Grow Leyland Cypress Trees
Leyland Cypress Tree: How To Grow Leyland Cypress Trees

By: Jackie CarrollFlat stems of feathery, blue-green foliage and ornamental bark combine to make Leyland cypress an appealing choice for medium to large landscapes. Leyland cypress trees grow three feet (1 m.) or more per year, making it an excellent choice for a quick specimen or lawn tree, or a privacy hedge.

Song of the bigiarella - Sounds emitted by the bigiarella - Sylvia curruca
Song of the bigiarella - Sounds emitted by the bigiarella - Sylvia curruca

SUONI EMESSI DAGLI ANIMALIIl canto della bigiarellabigiarella, nome scientifico Sylvia curruca della famiglia Sylviidaeè un uccello dal canto corto e ripetuto emesso soprattutto dai maschi durante la stagione degli amori per richiamare le femmine.

DIY Mushroom Art – Creating Garden Mushrooms
DIY Mushroom Art – Creating Garden Mushrooms

By: Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)Love them or hate them, it is not uncommon to see mushrooms springing up in yards, flower beds, or even on the sides of trees. Though several species of mushroom are toxic, other types are prized for their culinary use. It is no surprise that many avid admirers of these fungi have started using the likeness of mushrooms in a wide variety of craft projects.

Potted Broccoletto Care: How To Grow Broccoli Rabe In Containers
Potted Broccoletto Care: How To Grow Broccoli Rabe In Containers

By: Liz BaesslerBroccoli rabe, also known as broccoletto, is a leafy green eaten with its immature flower heads. While it looks a lot like broccoli and shares a name, it is actually more closely related to a turnip, and it has a darker, spicier flavor. It’s a tasty, fast growing vegetable to have on hand for cooking.

Chicory: language of flowers and plants
Chicory: language of flowers and plants

LANGUAGE AND MEANING OF FLOWERS AND PLANTS Cichorium intybus (familyAsteraceae) There are various legends connected to chicory. An ancient Romanian legend tells that one day the sun asked Donna Floridor to marry him. The girl then refused the sun, angrily, transformed her into the chicory flower, condemning her to look at it (the sun) every moment of her day from when it appeared in the sky to when it disappeared in the evening.

Cochineal
Cochineal

Cochineal Cochineal is a phytophagous insect belonging to the order of the Rhynchota or Rincoti and to the Coccoidea family. Within this family there are subclasses with different behaviors and morphologies, but with a common feature: living on plants and feeding on their sap.

Favorite - the best apricot for the Moscow region
Favorite - the best apricot for the Moscow region

Apricot Favorite was obtained specifically for cultivation in the Moscow region. The Moscow breeders were faced with the task of obtaining a good, frost-resistant and self-fertile variety with tasty, decaying berries. Judging by the gardeners' reviews, to a certain extent, this task has been solved. The favorite is growing successfully in its region and is quite popular.

 Cabbage Megaton F1: growing a crispy Dutch hybrid in the garden
Cabbage Megaton F1: growing a crispy Dutch hybrid in the garden

Megaton cabbage is famous for its productivity. This culture has a medium-late ripening period and in terms of taste characteristics it surpasses many analogues. And due to its high sugar content, the variety is the most suitable for fermentation. History of selection Megaton F1 is a Dutch variety.

Using Honey For Succulent Roots: Learn About Rooting Succulents With Honey
Using Honey For Succulent Roots: Learn About Rooting Succulents With Honey

By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenSucculents attract a diverse group of growers. For many ofthem, growing succulents is their first experience with growing any plant. Consequently,some tips and tricks have emerged that other gardeners may not be familiarwith, like using honey as a succulent rooting aid.

Espostoa lanata (Peruvian Old Man Cactus)
Espostoa lanata (Peruvian Old Man Cactus)

Scientific NameEspostoa lanata (Kunth) Britton & RoseCommon NamesPeruvian Old Man Cactus, Peruvian Snowball Cactus, Peruvian Old Man, Cotton Ball Cactus, New Old-man Cactus, Snowball Cactus, Snowball Old ManSynonymsCactus lanatus (basionym), Cephalocereus dautwitzii, Cereus dautwitzii, Cereus lanatus, Cereus sericatus, Cleistocactus lanatus, Espostoa dautwitzii, Espostoa sericata, Oreocereus lanatus, Pilocereus dautwitzii, Pilocereus lanatusScientific ClassificationFamily: CactaceaeSubfamily: CactoideaeTribe: TrichocereeaeGenus: EspostoaDescriptionEspostoa lanata is a columnar, densely hairy cactus, covered by a warm, woolly coat and well adapted to high altitudes.

Bogbean Uses: What Is Bogbean Good For
Bogbean Uses: What Is Bogbean Good For

Do you sometimes walk throughwooded areas, near streams, ponds and bogs, in search of wildflowers that mightbe briefly in bloom? If so, you may have seen the bogbean plant growing. Orperhaps you’ve seen this eye-catching beauty in a shady, damp spot in otherareas.What is a Bogbean?A wildflower that needs excessivemoisture to exist, you’ll find the bogbean plant (Menyanthes trifoliata) blooming in areas where most flowers woulddie from overly wet soil.

Cold Hardy Annuals – Choosing Annual Plants For Cold Climates
Cold Hardy Annuals – Choosing Annual Plants For Cold Climates

By: Liz BaesslerCold hardy annuals are a great way to extend the color in your garden into the cool months of spring and fall. In warmer climates, they’ll even last through winter. Keep reading to learn more about good annual plants for cold climates.Cold Tolerant AnnualsIt’s important to understand the difference between cold tolerant annuals and perennials.

 6 ways to use iodine in the country
6 ways to use iodine in the country

For cabbage, add 40 drops of iodine to a bucket of water. When the head of cabbage begins to form, water the cabbage under the plant in 1 liter. For zucchini. If the young zucchini ovaries begin to rot, this means that there is not enough iodine in the soil, they need to water the bushes. 10 ml of iodine per 10 liters of water For trees: Spray at least one month before harvest (10 ml of 5 iodine per 10 liters of water, repeat after three days).