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Killing Wild Violets – Tips For Wild Violet Control

Killing Wild Violets – Tips For Wild Violet Control

By: Jackie RhoadesControlling wild violets in the lawn may be one of the most difficult gardening problems a homeowner can face. Those pretty little plants can take over a lawn in just a few short seasons and once they take hold, nothing is as tenacious as the wild violet. Control or killing wild violets in lawn can take years.

Ficus ginseng

Ficus ginseng

Characteristics ficus ginsengWhen we talk about the genus Ficus, we often do not notice how many species are part of it. Among others, we also find Ficus Ginseng, which is characterized by being a very particular variety of Ficus microcarpa, especially due to its decidedly limited size.

Azalea: language of azalea flowers and plants (rhododendron)

Azalea: language of azalea flowers and plants (rhododendron)

LANGUAGE AND MEANING OF FLOWERS AND PLANTS AZALEA (rhododendron) Rhododendronspp. (familyEricaceae) The azalea in the language of flowers and plants in general means "mysterious happiness". It also takes on a wishful meaning for those who have to face an important test: in this case the azalea flower is associated with good luck.

List of shade-loving indoor plants - caring for them and growing conditions

List of shade-loving indoor plants - caring for them and growing conditions

Houseplants Published: Last edits: The cultivation of indoor flowers is a passion that captures so much that after a certain time there are no empty shelves and window sills in the house - everything is occupied with flowers. And only the room, the windows of which face north, remains without greenery.

Troubleshooting Diseases In Cyclamen – Treating Common Cyclamen Diseases

Troubleshooting Diseases In Cyclamen – Treating Common Cyclamen Diseases

By: Jackie CarrollSeveral diseases and conditions can turn your perky little cyclamen into messy yellow leaves and dying blossoms. Can diseased plants be saved? This article focuses on tips to help you prevent cyclamen plant diseases so that you don’t have to throw away your plants.Caring for Sick CyclamenBefore you decide something is wrong, remember that the leaves on a healthy cyclamen plant turn yellow and drop off in summer.

Indoor balsam - home care: watering and propagation of balsam; balsam flower - diseases and transplant

Indoor balsam - home care: watering and propagation of balsam; balsam flower - diseases and transplant

Houseplants Published: September 16, 2012 Reprinted: Last edits: I was already the proud owner of a large collection of house flowers, including exotic ones, when I got balsams. And, despite their outward simplicity, these flowers have become my favorites for a long time.

Fruit And Vegetable Plant Dyes: How To Make Natural Dyes From Food

Fruit And Vegetable Plant Dyes: How To Make Natural Dyes From Food

Many of us have used dye at home to enliven, renew or refurbish tired looking old clothes. Of recent history, more often than not, this involved using a Rit dye product; but before synthetic dyes, there were natural dyes made from food and other plants. Vegetable plant dyes (or fruit) have been around since ancient times and are enjoying resurgence today, as more and more of us try to filter out the use of synthetic products.

Weeds that can be used to decorate garden plots

Weeds that can be used to decorate garden plots

You should not rush and get rid of weeds, because some of them can help arrange a garden plot. With their help, you can create a living fence for a flower bed, accentuate a path or decorate a tree trunk circle. Filamentous veronica is a creeping plant with pale blue flowers.

We grow Platovsky grapes: practical recommendations for planting, pruning and care

We grow Platovsky grapes: practical recommendations for planting, pruning and care

Growing grapes has long ceased to be the privilege of residents of the southern regions. New varieties appear regularly that can bring a decent harvest even under extreme farming conditions. Platovsky grapes are one of the best technical varieties, they are intended for processing. Resistant to frost and disease, early ripening vine is successfully cultivated in private plots in regions with different climatic conditions.

How to properly water berry and fruit crops

How to properly water berry and fruit crops

Read the previous part: How to properly water vegetables and green crops Berry crops They are very demanding on soil fertility, since they take out a lot of nutrients during the growing season and fruiting. To make up for their shortage, organic and mineral fertilizers should be applied annually.

Powdery Cucurbit Mildew Control: Treating Powdery Mildew On Cucurbits

Powdery Cucurbit Mildew Control: Treating Powdery Mildew On Cucurbits

By: Mary Ellen EllisCucurbit powdery mildew is a fungal infection with a couple of culprits. It affects any type of cucurbit, but is less common in melons and cucumbers. The characteristic white, powdery mold is pretty easy to spot, but management and prevention of the disease requires several steps.

Rebutia 'Sunrise'

Rebutia 'Sunrise'

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How and when to harvest hawthorn

How and when to harvest hawthorn

Hawthorn is a useful medicinal plant widely used as an effective folk remedy for a variety of diseases. Its fruits have not only medicinal properties, but are also used for culinary purposes. To get the most out of it, you need to strictly follow the recommendations on how to collect and store.

Mikania

Mikania

The herbaceous perennial plant Mikania is directly related to the Compositae family. It comes from Central and South America. At home, growers grow only one type of such a plant - Mikania ternata (Mikania ternata). In young specimens, the shoots are erect, but with age they become lodging.

Actinidia arguta: growing and care

Actinidia arguta: growing and care

Actinidia arguta is rarely found in the personal plots of Russian gardeners. Meanwhile, this plant successfully combines the attractiveness of its appearance with the presence of tasty and healthy fruits. Its advantages also include unpretentiousness in care, good frost resistance and high productivity. What does the actinidia arguta look like?

Eukomis: planting and care in the open field, photo, storage in winter

Eukomis: planting and care in the open field, photo, storage in winter

Garden plants Published: Last revisions: Eukomis, or eukomis, or pineapple lily (Latin Eucomis) is a genus of flowering monocotyledonous bulbous plants of the Asparagus family. In nature, representatives of the genus are found in South Africa. Translated from Greek, "eukomis" means "beautiful-haired."

Yellowing Primrose Plants: Why Are Primrose Leaves Turning Yellow

Yellowing Primrose Plants: Why Are Primrose Leaves Turning Yellow

By: Liz BaesslerPrimroses are one of the first bloomers of spring in cold winter climates, and a bright and welcome sign of warm weather to come. Sometimes, however, you may discover what you thought to be healthy primrose leaves turning yellow, which can put a real damper on an otherwise happy celebration of spring.

How to dig the soil for the vegetable garden

How to dig the soil for the vegetable garden

La vangatura è un’importantissima attività da svolgere a livello del terreno per prepararlo alle coltivazioni.Ecco perché è importante sapere come vangare il terreno per l’orto, sia esso un giardino casalingo o un orto di grandi dimensioni.In questo articolo vedremo nel dettaglio come effettuare la vangatura, quali sono gli strumenti di cui avremo bisogno e come verificare che la vangatura sia stata realizzata correttamente.

Apricot Brown Rot Treatment: What Causes Apricot Brown Rot

Apricot Brown Rot Treatment: What Causes Apricot Brown Rot

By: Liz BaesslerHomegrownapricots are so much better than anything you can get in the store.But if you grow them yourself, you have to contend with all kinds of problemsyou don’t see in the produce aisle. Apricots are prone to several seriousdiseases, and it’s vital to know how to fight them. Keep reading to learn moreabout what causes apricot brown rot and how to combat brown rot on apricottrees.

Option of choice: black currant Dobrynya, features of planting, cultivation, care

Option of choice: black currant Dobrynya, features of planting, cultivation, care

The Dobrynya black currant variety of Russian selection has earned excellent reviews. Amateur gardeners approve of it, and it is also in demand in industrial production. In terms of the sum of its characteristics, the variety is among the best. Dobrynya perfectly tolerates droughts and frosts, gives good yields, has large fruits and good taste.