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Rumba grapes: features of the variety and conditions for growing
Rumba grapes: features of the variety and conditions for growing

Grapes have long been considered a wonderful addition to a garden or plot. It can be grown on walls, trellises or trellises. When planted correctly, grapes take up little space. For the fruits of the plant to ripen, you need soft earth and an abundance of sunlight. For growing in cool climates, breeders have bred special frost-resistant varieties, one of which is Rumba.

Disinfection of seeds in a thermos
Disinfection of seeds in a thermos

Garden plants Published: Last edits: Hello, dear friends - summer residents and gardeners! As the time comes for sowing seeds for seedlings, I want to tell you about one effective and simple method of disinfecting seed, which our grandmothers still used, but about which we for some reason forgot.

A fun way to grow carrots
A fun way to grow carrots

Less effort - more carrot harvest I have been reading the magazine "Flora Price" for a long time, I always get acquainted with interest with the experience of other gardeners, I try to transfer it to my beds. And now I decided to share my experience in growing carrots. Frankly, at one time I even wanted to abandon it, this culture is very laborious.

Description of the variety of cherries Leningradskaya black and others
Description of the variety of cherries Leningradskaya black and others

Cherry has long won the hearts of gardeners and fans of it. There are many varieties of it in various colors: yellow, white, dark red and black. Until a few decades ago, sweet cherry (not cherry) was considered directly southern culture. But as a result of the important activities of breeders, it has spread to the far north.

We plant chokeberry correctly
We plant chokeberry correctly

Chokeberry in Russia is often called black chokeberry, but these cultures are not close relatives, they are united only by belonging to the same family - Pink. It is grown everywhere as an ornamental, fruit and medicinal plant. It is not for nothing that the name of the shrub is translated from Greek as help, benefit.

Biotel, a biological composting accelerator
Biotel, a biological composting accelerator

The RATEKS company, the exclusive distributor of Biological Preparations Ltd (Great Britain) in Russia and the CIS, offers you cooperation in the sale of biological enzyme preparations. Biological enzyme preparations developed by scientists from Great Britain contain special enzymes capable of breaking down in large quantities natural waste, fats, paper and organic fibers.

Free consultation with an experienced specialist
Free consultation with an experienced specialist

Thanks to the World Wide Web, our life has changed dramatically: knowledge now does not need to be obtained from the unknown depths of city libraries - just one click in a search engine is enough, and robots will offer thousands and millions of useful links. And sometimes it is so interesting and exciting to surf on sites that talk about landscape design: gorgeous photos, interesting ideas, useful experience of other people ... Just what to do when it comes to a serious project?

Cotoneaster: planting and care in the open field, reproduction, photo
Cotoneaster: planting and care in the open field, reproduction, photo

Garden plants Published: Last revisions: Cotoneaster (lat. Cotoneaster) is a genus of evergreen or deciduous slow-growing shrubs, as well as medium-sized trees of the Pink family. The name of the shrub was compiled by the Swiss botanist Kaspar Baugin from two Greek words: cotonea, which means "quince", and aster - "having a similar appearance."

Dracaena is fine - thanks to the transplant!
Dracaena is fine - thanks to the transplant!

Both in office premises and in apartments there is a place for dracaena. They are beautiful, varied in shape and color, and easily fit into the interior. But the appearance of these plants depends on the correct care for them. Photos of Dracaena It is not surprising that flower growers take pictures of their plants with pleasure and post these pictures on the Internet.

 Cucumber variety Tchaikovsky F1: cucumber symphony in summer cottages
Cucumber variety Tchaikovsky F1: cucumber symphony in summer cottages

A sweet crunchy cucumber is a pleasant reward for any summer resident. But those who believe that this award is given just like that are greatly mistaken. You need to take care of the cucumber, and carefully, otherwise even the most proven varieties will not show their best qualities. But there are such fruits of breeding activities that show an above average result even in the absence of proper care.

Promising varieties of gooseberries and currants - Vitamin berries
Promising varieties of gooseberries and currants - Vitamin berries

What varieties of gooseberries and currants will delight the owners of garden plots with the harvest Due to the deteriorating environment, the human body loses its immunity to various types of diseases. This is especially noticeable in the spring, when the body runs out of vitamins, macro- and microelements.

 How to build a half-hip roof with your own hands
How to build a half-hip roof with your own hands

The roof is one of the basic elements of any home. Therefore, it is important that its type corresponds to the design features of the dwelling, creates comfortable living conditions, reliably protects from bad weather and at the same time looks aesthetically pleasing. The semi-hip roof has become widespread today. Despite the apparent complexity, it is quite possible to build it yourself.

How to grow asparagus beans in your vegetable garden
How to grow asparagus beans in your vegetable garden

Legumes are not for nothing that they occupy one of the first places among vegetables in terms of the level of benefits that they bring to the human body. Legumes combine a whole storehouse of vitamins, micro- and macroelements, and also contain an easily digestible vegetable protein. In terms of their nutritional value, legumes are three times higher than meat, but in comparison with animal protein, they are more easily absorbed by the body and do not disturb metabolism.

5 ways to fix the film on the greenhouse without spending money on special clips
5 ways to fix the film on the greenhouse without spending money on special clips

Many people use bricks or special clamps to firmly secure the plastic wrap to the frame of the greenhouse. But there are some ways that do not require spending money and will be much more convenient. Cord or twine One of the simplest, inexpensive and convenient methods of attaching the film to the greenhouse. This method can be divided into two separate options, which are united by the fact that both of them use a regular cord or twine.

 How to prolong the lush blooming of roses
How to prolong the lush blooming of roses

Creating a rose garden in the garden is not an easy task. Roses require constant care. This applies to both winter-hardy and unpretentious varieties. To achieve a long and lush flowering, you must follow some rules: Prune correctly In spring and autumn, roses are pruned, removing dried and unnecessary side branches at the level of the bud, which is directed outward so that the bush does not grow inward.

Seed stratification at home: why and how to carry out
Seed stratification at home: why and how to carry out

Hello! How can you stratify seeds? I'm afraid to freeze them, but I got it out with difficulty. Tell me what is needed for this? VarenikSpecialist's answer Good day! Some gardeners and gardeners often come across in their practice that the seeds they sowed in the current season do not germinate after the expected period.

Liviston palm: home care, growing from seeds, photo
Liviston palm: home care, growing from seeds, photo

Houseplants Published: Last edits: Livistona (lat. Livistona) is a genus of perennials of the Palm family, native to Australia, Oceania, Africa and Southeast Asia. The genus got its name in honor of the laird Livingston - Patrick Murray, a plant collector who was a friend and student of Andrew Balfour.

Description of the grape variety kishmish century
Description of the grape variety kishmish century

Despite such a short period of distribution in our country, the raisin grape variety has already won the love and popularity of many summer residents for a century. It is this variety that is used to make the highest quality raisins. Next, let's talk about its description and consider the main characteristicsCharacteristics and description of grapes for a century The century was bred in the USA, California by a group of American breeders in 1980.

Growing raspberries: planting, care, feeding
Growing raspberries: planting, care, feeding

Most of us consider raspberries to be not only a delicious berry, but also a remedy for many diseases and painful symptoms. For colds, raspberries can help relieve sore throat and may normalize fever. Many discomfort associated with the digestive system (gastritis, heartburn, peptic ulcer, nausea and others) can also be relieved or cured by raspberries.

 How to plant cilantro seeds and properly care for it for a good harvest?
How to plant cilantro seeds and properly care for it for a good harvest?

Cilantro, or its second name, coriander, is a spicy annual plant that is successfully used in cooking as a seasoning for fish, meat, salads, etc. Due to the high content of vitamin C and minerals, this spice is also used in folk medicine, as an excellent diuretic and antiseptic.