Category: Information

The Last Notes

Nasturtium Flowers – How To Grow Nasturtiums
Nasturtium Flowers – How To Grow Nasturtiums

By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenNasturtium flowers are versatile; attractive in the landscape and useful in the garden. Nasturtium plants are fully edible and growing nasturtiums can be used to lure aphids away from other plants in the garden.Nasturtium plants are easy to grow and may be climbing, cascading, or bushy.

What gnaws on the stock?
What gnaws on the stock?

Lagerhäggen blooms and has green leaves but is full of holes all over the foliage, what kind of persistent beast is on the move? Answer: It is not an insect that gnaws on the leaves but probably hailstorm, Stigmina carpophila, which is a fungal disease. The young leaves get reddish-brown spots, the infested spots fall out of the leaves and remain round holes as after hail shoots.

Cycads
Cycads

Cycadaceae, or Cicasaceae, are a plant community of ten genera of gymnosperms. The largest in the family is the subfamily of the same name, whose vast range extends to regions with a warm climate - Asia, Australia and numerous ocean islands. Tsikas are squat palm-like woody plants, rarely exceeding 15 m.

Ginger herbal tea
Ginger herbal tea

To make a ginger-based herbal tea you certainly don't have to go through many complications, since it is enough to follow a few tips to have an excellent herbal tea.The first thing to do is to get grated ginger and place it in a saucepan previously filled with 500 ml of water: place on the stove and bring the mixture to a boil.

Information About Sea Holly
Information About Sea Holly

Home › Ornamental Gardens › Flowers › Archive for Sea HollyGet Started Sea Holly Plant Care: How To Grow A Sea Holly PlantBy Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious GardenLooking for a fascinating addition to the garden? Then why not consider growing sea holly flowers. Sea hollies can provide unique interest.

How To Make A Worm House: Making An Earthworm Jar Or Bin With Kids
How To Make A Worm House: Making An Earthworm Jar Or Bin With Kids

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistChildren have a natural curiosity about the world around them. As parents and teachers, it is our challenge to expose kids to the natural world and the creatures in it in positive and fun ways. Building earthworm homes is a great creative project that brings kids face to face with one of the fascinating organisms with which we share this earth.

Growing Soapwort: Tips For Soapwort Herb Care
Growing Soapwort: Tips For Soapwort Herb Care

By: Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious GardenDid you know there’s a perennial plant called soapwort (Saponaria officinalis) that actually got its name from the fact that it can be made into soap? Also known as bouncing Bet (which was once a nickname for a washerwoman), this interesting herb is easy to grow in the garden.

Bahiagrass Control – How To Eradicate Bahiagrass In Your Lawn
Bahiagrass Control – How To Eradicate Bahiagrass In Your Lawn

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistBahiagrass is most commonly grown as forage but it is sometimes used as erosion control on roadsides and disturbed soils. Bahiagrass has excellent drought tolerance and can be grown on a variety of soils. The grass seeds prolifically and spreads into turf areas.

Rose Water Propagation: Learn About Rooting Roses In Water
Rose Water Propagation: Learn About Rooting Roses In Water

By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterThere are many ways to propagateyour favorite roses, but rooting roses in water is one of the easiest.Unlike certain other methods, propagating roses in water will result in a plantvery much like the parent plant. Read on to learn about rose water propagation.

Staghorn Fern Outdoor Care – Growing A Staghorn Fern In The Garden
Staghorn Fern Outdoor Care – Growing A Staghorn Fern In The Garden

By: Darcy Larum, Landscape DesignerAt garden centers you may have seen staghorn fern plants mounted on plaques, growing in wire baskets or even planted in small pots. They are very unique, eye-catching plants and when you see one it’s easy to tell why they are called staghorn ferns. Those who have seen this dramatic plant often wonder, “Can you grow staghorn ferns outside?

Caring For Bamboo Palms: How To Grow A Bamboo Palm Plant
Caring For Bamboo Palms: How To Grow A Bamboo Palm Plant

By: Susan Patterson, Master GardenerPotted bamboo palms bring color and warmth to any room in the house. There are many tropical delights to choose from, but most need bright indirect light in order to thrive. Bamboo palm (Chamaedorea seifrizii) is an exception to this rule and will grow in low light conditions, although they will grow taller with more light.

Tomato ‘Hazelfield Farm’ History: Growing Hazelfield Farm Tomatoes
Tomato ‘Hazelfield Farm’ History: Growing Hazelfield Farm Tomatoes

By: Mary Ellen EllisHazelfield Farm tomato plants are relatively new to the world of tomato varieties. Discovered by accident on its namesake farm, this tomato plant has become a workhorse, thriving even through hot summers and droughts. They taste good, too, and are a great choice for any tomato lover’s vegetable garden.

Bearberry mother tincture
Bearberry mother tincture

Uva ursinaThe bearberry is characterized by being a particularly important plant in the herbal field, due to its remarkable healing virtues, since it is used fairly frequently in homeopathy to treat cystitis, but also for the treatment of the urinary tract. Inside bearberry, particular importance is covered by the presence of arbutin, which is an active ingredient that manages to be decidedly useful in the urinary system.

 Plumbago - Plumbaginaceae - How to care for, grow and flower Plumbago plants
Plumbago - Plumbaginaceae - How to care for, grow and flower Plumbago plants

HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR PLUMBAGO PLUMBAGO Plumbago is an evergreen plant, with shrubby and climbing habit, very decorative and is known by the names ofPLUMBAGGINEorGELSOMINO AZZURRO.BOTANIC CLASSIFICATIONWood: PlantaeKingdom: PlantaeClado «Main species» GENERAL FEATURES The Plumbago genus belongs to the Plumbaginaceae family and includes plants native to the temperate climate regions of Asia and are also known by the name of PLUMBAGGINE or BLUE JASMINE.

Information About Kangaroo Paw Fern
Information About Kangaroo Paw Fern

Get Started Kangaroo Paw Fern Info: Tips For Growing Kangaroo Foot FernsBy Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistKangaroo fern care takes its cues from the native range of the plant, where it is a feature of the Canberra region, growing in sunny locations near rocky outcrops. Click this article for more kangaroo paw fern info, including its cultural requirements and features.

Echinocereus pectinatus
Echinocereus pectinatus

Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Echinocereus pectinatus& 34;Browsing: Echinocereus pectinatusSucculentopediaEchinocereus pectinatus (Rainbow Cactus)Echinocereus pectinatus (Rainbow Cactus) is a cactus with globose to cylindrical, usually solitary stems almost hidden by the short…

Torpedograss Weeds: Tips On Torpedograss Control
Torpedograss Weeds: Tips On Torpedograss Control

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistTorpedograss (Panicum repens) is native to Asia and Africa and was introduced to North America as a forage crop. Now torpedograss weeds are among the most common and annoying pest plants here. It is a persistent plant that pierces soil with pointed rhizomes that grow a foot (0.

 9 natural fertilizers that will make indoor flowers even more beautiful
9 natural fertilizers that will make indoor flowers even more beautiful

Few people know that houseplant feeds do not have to be bought at high prices in flower shops. There are many organic substances that can easily replace expensive chemical additives for your flowers. Ordinary Sugar A source of glucose that gives plants the energy they need to function.

Pine tree recognition
Pine tree recognition

Domanda : riconoscimento piniHo tre tipi di pini ma non conosco il nome... come posso identificarli c& 39;e qualche modo per riconoscerli grazieRiconoscimento pini: Risposta : riconoscimento piniGentile Giorgio, grazie per esserti rivolto alla rubrica di il nostro sito web per proporre la tua domanda.Il riconoscimento dei pini, come quello di tutte le piante, si fa su dei caratteri morfologici ovvero su dei caratteri esteriori molto ben visibili (caratteri fenotipici) anche se le differenze sono ovviamente dovute a geni diversi del DNA.

Schisandra
Schisandra

Lemongrass (Schisandra) is a vine plant from the Lemongrass family, which is widespread in China, Japan, Korea, as well as in many regions and regions of Russia, including the Moscow region. There are about two dozen different species in the genus of these deciduous crops, but the most popular is the lemon tree.