By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterIndian pink wildflowers (Spigelia marilandica) are found across most areas of the southeastern United States, as far north as New Jersey and as far west as Texas. This stunning native plant is threatened in many areas, primarily due to indiscriminate harvesting by overzealous gardeners.
Question: CalzolariaIs there a flower called calzolaria? Thanks calceolaria: Answer: calzolaria Dear Antonio, welcome to the section of our website dedicated to readers' questions. Most likely, the term calzolaria refers to calceolaria, a genus of plants native to North America that includes several species grown in our country as ornamental plants.
Hydroponics is an alternative to the popular classic method of growing various plants in the ground. It is appropriate if it is not possible to plant vegetables, herbs, flowers, berries directly into the soil. The technology is costly, but it justifies itself if you grow plants in a greenhouse in areas with an unfavorable climate for the life of crops.
Home › Edible Gardens › Fruits › Archive for DurianGet Started What Is A Durian Fruit: Information On Durian Fruit TreesBy Amy GrantUnarguably the most popular fruit throughout Southeast Asia, durian is also banned in many public places. So what is durian fruit and what are some of durian fruits uses?
VESUVIUS NATIONAL PARK The Vesuvius National Park is located in the province of Naples (Campania) and was established with Law 394 of 6 December 1991, to which the subsequent amendments of the Presidential Decree of 5 June 1995 were added. in the area of Mount Somma-Vesuvius.
If you want to decorate your garden with lilies, prepare yourself to spend a lot of time caring for these moody plants. Also, when growing them, you can make several common mistakes: Lack of mulching The aboveground part of lilies requires a lot of heat and sunlight, and the bulbs, on the contrary, need coolness.
A stormy period of growing cabbage seedlings is just around the corner. Cabbage, of course, is not peppers or tomatoes, but the hassle with its seedlings is also quite enough. Especially if a lot of it is planted. After all, it is absolutely unrealistic to provide each plant with a separate pot in an apartment. And with the generally accepted cultivation of cabbage seedlings in boxes, transplanting them for growing in a greenhouse or immediately into the ground does not pass without leaving a trace for the plants, unless, of course, we use the & 34; sawdust method & 34;, which I have already spoken about many times when I talked about growing other vegetables.
Garden plants Published: Last edits: When it is better to plant lily bulbs in the ground, there are many reasoned answers. On one site, readers are trying to convince that the best time for planting lilies is early spring, another source suggests taking their time and waiting until May.
By: Stan V. Griep, American Rose Society Consulting Master Rosarian, Rocky Mountain DistrictBy Stan V. GriepAmerican Rose Society Consulting Master Rosarian – Rocky Mountain DistrictWeeks Roses are loved and admired the world over and are considered to be some of the most beautiful roses available.History of Weeks Rose BushesWeeks’ Roses is a Wholesale Rose Grower here in the United States.
What they areWindbreakers allow you to be sheltered from the wind. It is a solution chosen not only for the garden but also for cultivated fields. The wind can sometimes turn into a damaging factor for agriculture, so it becomes appropriate to protect crops. The function is different if they are used in the garden because they allow you to enclose the area and thus have greater privacy.
There are hardly any gardeners who have never been spoiled by apple pests. And it's good if the apples just lost their presentation, some insects can completely leave the tree without fruit. It is not always possible to prevent the appearance of pests in the garden, but you can save the crop if you start fighting uninvited guests in time.
HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS Oleanders are evergreen shrubs that are very popular and well-known in all countries of the Mediterranean and East Asia for their generous and colorful blooms see the paragraph "Main species" GENERAL FEATURES The genus Nerium, where we find the plants better known as oleanders, belongs to the Apocynaceae family and includes evergreen shrubs very widespread in all areas of the Mediterranean thanks to their ability to withstand very high temperatures (even 40-50 ° C ) and saline environments and at the same time form pretty hedges along the roads.
As you know, winter in our country always starts unexpectedly. For this reason, frost and snow are a real disaster, which is accompanied by meter-long snow caps on the roofs and ice blocks hanging from the eaves of houses. Everyone struggles with unfavorable weather factors in their own way - some throw snow and icicles from the roofs, others simply fence the sidewalk with ribbons.
Scientific NameSedum adolphi & 39;Firestorm& 39;SynonymsSedum adolphii & 39;Firestorm& 39;Scientific ClassificationFamily: CrassulaceaeSubfamily: SedoideaeTribe: SedeaeSubtribe: SedinaeGenus: SedumDescriptionSedum adolphi & 39;Firestorm& 39; is a beautiful low-growing succulent with trailing stems and greenish-yellow leaves with red margins in bright light or cool temperatures.
Read part 1. ← Summer season of the Strong family from Gatchina Two harvests per season There will be a weighty bunch At the Strong's dacha, many beds are used twice. I have already noted that in the greenhouse where the very early potatoes grew, cucumbers are now ripening. Beet seedlings were planted between the rows of onions. The onions were removed - now the beets are pouring root crops free.
The indoor flower spathiphyllum has long been very popular and respected by flower growers for its many advantages. It combines attractiveness and beauty with the ability to purify the air in living quarters. Spathiphyllum is an unpretentious plant that multiplies easily and does not require much experience in floriculture.
By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenThere are many common names for the Lycoris squamigera, most of which accurately describe this charming, fragrant flowering plant with an unusual habit. Some call it Resurrection lily; others refer to showy blooms of the Lycoris flower as the surprise lily or as the naked lady.
By: Mary Ellen EllisPeach waterlogging can be a real problem when growing this stone fruit. Peach trees are sensitive to standing water and the issue can reduce crop yield and even kill a tree if it is not addressed. The best way to handle the situation when a peach tree is waterlogged is to avoid it happening in the first place.
Eggplants are a heat-loving vegetable in the Solanaceae family that require two or more months of night temperatures around 70 degrees F. (21 C.) for optimal fruit production. These veggies are usually transplanted rather than directly sown in the garden. So how to grow eggplant from seeds? Read on to learn more.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistDowny mildew affects cucurbits, among them watermelon. Downy mildew on watermelons only affects the leaves and not the fruit. However, if left unchecked, it can defoliate the plant, making it unable to photosynthesize. Once leaves are damaged, plant health fails immediately and production of the profitable fruits is diminished.