By: Kristi WaterworthNo matter how closely you listen to your plants, you’ll never hear a single “Achoo!” from the garden, even if they’re infected with viruses or bacteria. Although plants express these infections differently from humans, some gardeners worry about plant disease transmission to humans — after all, we can get viruses and bacteria, too, right?
HOW THE WOMEN OF HISTORY MADE BEAUTIFUL WITH POPPY PLANTSWife of the Roman Emperor Nero A little bit The famous Poppea (Poppèa Sabina), born in 30/32 was Roman empress, Nero's second wife.It is said that she was a woman of extraordinary beauty who first married Rufio Crispino, then, in 58, after her first husband he was killed by the then empress Agrippina wife of the emperor Claudius, Otone, the future emperor (after Nero's death).
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;Varied Hedgehog& 34;Browsing: Varied HedgehogSucculentopediaEchinocereus viridiflorus (Nylon Hedgehog Cactus)Echinocereus viridiflorus (Nylon Hedgehog Cactus) is a small cactus with spherical or cylindrical stems up to 12 inches (30 cm) and up to 3.
Valuable consumer qualities and easy care during cultivation made white eggplants popular with gourmets and gardeners. Different varieties differ from each other in the shape and taste of the fruit, the ripening period and some features of care. White lily is a very productive mid-season variety. Fruit ripening occurs 110-115 days after sowing.
ART AND ENVIRONMENT Toru Iwaya, the works STYLE: FLOWERS AND BUTTERFLIES Violet of thought Original title: Pensee Year: 1983 Dimensions: 8.1 x 7.7 cm Printing: 90 pieces, numbered and signed Technique: etching, 4 plates used for printing (destroyed after printing) for more information write to Toru Iwaya (sales @ mail.
Suffrutice In botany, suffrutice (or suffruticosa plant) is a perennial plant that has only the woody basal part that every year emits new herbaceous jets that behave as annuals, drying up when the less favorable season arrives. Botanical dictionary from A to Z.
There are many kinds of maple tree diseases, but the ones that people are most commonly concerned with affect the trunk and bark of maple trees. This is because bark diseases of maple trees are very visible to a tree’s owner and can often bring about dramatic changes to the tree. Below you will find a list of diseases that affect maple trunk and bark.
Scientific NameCrassula muscosa L.Common NamesWatch Chain, Watch Chain Plant, Princess Pine, Lizard& 39;s Tail, Zipper Plant, Toy Cypress, Rattail Crassula, Clubmoss CrassulaSynonymsCrassula lycopodioidesScientific ClassificationFamily: CrassulaceaeSubfamily: CrassuloideaeGenus: CrassulaDescriptionCrassula muscosa, also known as Crassula lycopodioides, is a sparingly to densely branched succulent with erect to decumbent stems.
By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenThe true forget-me-not flower (Myosotis scorpioides) grows on tall, hairy stems which sometimes reach 2 feet in height. Charming, five-petaled, blue blooms with yellow centers explode from the stems from May through October. Flower petals are sometimes pink.
By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterCan I save my frosted pindo palm? Is my pindo palm dead? Pindo palm is a relatively cold-hardy palm that tolerates temperatures as low as 12 to 15 F. (- 9 to -11 C.), and sometimes even colder. However, even this tough palm can be damaged by a sudden cold snap, especially trees that are exposed to cold wind.
A longtime exhibitor at the Venice Biennale, Piet Oudolf has raised his profile in recent years, designing standout projects like New York City& 39;s High Line. We caught up with him after the publication of his newest book, Landscapes in Landscapes (Monacelli Press), a retrospective of public and private work.
Get Started Pruning Pistachio Trees: Learn How To Prune Pistachio Nut TreesBy Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterPruning pistachio trees is important for commercial orchardists who use machines to harvest the pistachios. For the home gardener, pruning is less important and is primarily used to increase yields and control its size.
By: Liz BaesslerHow many types of hosta are there? The short answer is: a whole lot. Hostas are extremely popular in gardening and landscaping due to their ability to thrive even in deep shade. Maybe because of their popularity, a different hosta variety can be found for pretty much any situation. But what are the different types of hosta?
By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterWhat is a lemon cucumber? Although this round, yellow veggie is often grown as a novelty, it is appreciated for its mild, sweet flavor and cool, crispy texture. (By the way, lemon cucumbers don’t taste like citrus!) As an added benefit, lemon cucumber plants continue to produce later in the season than most other varieties.
Get Started Bog Rosemary Care: How To Grow Bog Rosemary PlantsBy Teo SpenglerWhat is bog rosemary? It is a marsh plant very different from the rosemary you cook with in the kitchen. Bog rosemary plants thrive in boggy habitats like wet swamps and dry bog moss hummocks. Click on this article for more information.
Lettuce is a green culture that contains a lot of nutrients for the human body. It is low in calories, tasty and has many medicinal properties. In nature, there are about a thousand varieties of this plant. Leafy salad Batavia Batavia is an unpretentious variety of lettuce, with a developed rosette and wavy, spreading leaves.
By: Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)Zinnia flowers are a long-time garden favorite for a variety of reasons. While many gardeners have fond memories of these plants, zinnias are once again gaining popularity among a new generation of home growers. Easy to grow and a perfect candidate for growth by first time flower growers, zinnia flower varieties come in a wide range of colors, sizes, and shapes.
In our climatic conditions, growing eggplant often becomes an overwhelming task even for experienced gardeners, and for beginners it is like a star in the sky. Such problems are due to the fact that eggplant absolutely cannot stand our summer, sharp changes in temperature and weather conditions are contraindicated for it.
Over the 20 years of its existence, NiZina grapes have become a classic hybrid form grown in many gardens in almost all climatic zones of our and neighboring countries. The variety, bred at the end of the last millennium, fell in love with winegrowers both for its excellent taste and marketable properties of berries, and for its simplicity in care, for its adaptability to various conditions.