Category: Miscellanea

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 8 most unpretentious garden flowers that you just need to plant or sow
8 most unpretentious garden flowers that you just need to plant or sow

A summer cottage is not only flat beds of vegetables and berry bushes. They are also colorful flowers that create an unusually attractive look. If you choose the right garden crops, then you do not have to take care of them too much, and they can bloom all season. Pushkinia Pushkinia is a delicate flower that breaks out of the ground with the first rays of the warm spring sun.

How easy it is to grow watercress on a windowsill
How easy it is to grow watercress on a windowsill

Watercress is an amazing soft green annual herb that contains vitamins and many other nutrients. The unusual spicy taste of young leaves resembles horseradish, mustard or radish. Eating this plant in food helps to restore a person's strength after an illness, strengthen immunity, cleanse the body of toxins and toxins, and regulate blood pressure.

 Blooming Watercress - Food and Disease Use
Blooming Watercress - Food and Disease Use

Blooming watercress is used in food mainly as a side dish. It will benefit you and longevity. The plant is widely known all over the world, and the process of growing will only give you pleasure. Medicinal Uses Cress (Chandrashoor) is a green, perennial plant that is most often used as a second course.

 Propagation of grapes by cuttings in autumn - basic rules
Propagation of grapes by cuttings in autumn - basic rules

Cutting is the most popular and affordable technique for propagating and growing grapes. Roots are easily formed on lignified and green shoots. Saplings can be bought, but sometimes there are problems with the grape variety. Moreover, the prices for them are too high. With the help of cuttings, grapes can be propagated independently and get excellent results.

Multi-colored tomatoes - varieties and features
Multi-colored tomatoes - varieties and features

Tomatoes for any color and taste can be found and grown for your family. For the first year I have been growing many vegetables, as well as rare and medicinal plants, and I often listen and read about the disappointments of many gardeners - bad seedlings of tomato, peppers, melons, etc. Here's what I want to say: do not rush to give the seeds and yourself a bad rating, it is often not the seeds, but the sprout fly.

Linen
Linen

A gardener, choosing flowers for growing in the garden, often undeservedly bypasses perennial flax. The fact is that this flower has long been considered an excellent decoration for the house, which, moreover, will be able to protect it. This culture is distinguished by its unpretentiousness, but at the same time it has a relatively high decorative effect, since it has very beautiful flowers.

How to grow potatoes from seeds
How to grow potatoes from seeds

Every gardener knows that growing any plant from seed is a time-consuming task. But how pleasant it is to watch this process from the very beginning, when the sprouted sprouts turn into full-fledged seedlings. If you want to get a new potato variety, why not try to breed it from seed.

Anthurium Andre
Anthurium Andre

Anthurium Andre (Anthurium andreanum) is an evergreen perennial from the Aroid family, whose homeland is the tropical regions of South America. On the forest soils of Ecuador and Colombia, the epiphyte is distinguished by bright green oval-lanceolate leaves with a shiny surface, almost 30 cm long, on petioles of approximately the same length and a large, inflorescence heart-shaped leaf with a slightly bubbly or wrinkled surface.

Königsberg tomato: so different, but always delicious
Königsberg tomato: so different, but always delicious

Tomato Königsberg is a unique variety that, by appearing on the market, quickly changed the outlook of many experienced gardeners. They were surprised to learn that a tomato can have many advantages and practically no disadvantages at the same time. The Konigsberg variety, created in Siberia, is not afraid of the vagaries of the weather and reliably gives high yields of large fruits of excellent quality.

Dracaena diseases and pests: how to recognize the problem and deal with it
Dracaena diseases and pests: how to recognize the problem and deal with it

Dracaena is a spectacular evergreen. It can be found both in apartments and in office premises. It is appreciated by amateur flower growers and designers for its attractiveness and unpretentiousness. However, despite being undemanding and not capricious, dracaena suffers from unintentional care errors, attacks of pathogenic fungi, bacteria, viruses and harmful insects.

Why does the Decembrist not bloom?
Why does the Decembrist not bloom?

The houseplant "Decembrist" or forest cactus got its name from the incredibly beautiful and lush flowering, which in most cases continues in December. In winter, the plant brings a piece of spring into the house, cheers up and decorates the room. But it also happens that the indoor pet suddenly did not bloom, and the reasons for this are unknown.

Instructions for the use of phytoverm for strawberries and cucumbers
Instructions for the use of phytoverm for strawberries and cucumbers

There are many drugs that destroy plant pests, but most of them are far from harmless to humans. They are used when it is still far from harvesting, but what to do if the fruits are already edible, and evil spirits destroy them? Here Fitoverm, created on a natural basis, will come to the rescue.

Rose hip
Rose hip

Rosehip (Rosea) - This genus is a member of the Rose family. According to information taken from various sources, this genus unites 400-500 species and about 50 thousand hybrids and cultivars. Even Theophrastus, Herodotus and Pliny wrote about the species diversity of wild rose. During the Renaissance, this culture was classified by dividing it into cultivated and wild species according to the number of petals in flowers.

Delosperma
Delosperma

Delosperma is a succulent plant from the Aizov family. This genus lives in South and East African countries. Its main representatives are flowering shrubs, and a number of herbaceous varieties can be grown as ground covers. Due to its beautiful flowering and variety of colors, this plant is often used in the design of the front edge of flower beds.

Irga
Irga

Irga, or korinka (Amelanchier) is a deciduous berry shrub or small tree, belongs to the Pink family and to the Yablonev family. In their natural environment, there are more than two dozen different species, most of which are found in the Northern Hemisphere. Irga can grow on various land plots - on rocky, forest, meadow.

How to upgrade a potato variety: 5 ways
How to upgrade a potato variety: 5 ways

Potato varieties must be renewed every 5-6 years. Indeed, from year to year, the potato yield decreases, the tubers begin to be poorly stored, the susceptibility to diseases decreases, and the quality characteristics do not change for the better. The renewal can be carried out independently without spending a lot of money on the purchase of new seed potatoes.

Garden hibiscus (Syrian)
Garden hibiscus (Syrian)

The flowering plant hibiscus (Hibiscus) is a member of the Malvaceae family. This genus unites about 300 species, among which there are shrubs, evergreen and deciduous trees, as well as herbaceous plants. In natural conditions, they can be found in the tropical and subtropical regions of the Old and New Worlds.

Ellan - early ripening and cold-resistant salad variety of onions
Ellan - early ripening and cold-resistant salad variety of onions

In the old days there was such a custom - a man walked in front of the wedding cortege, carrying a huge wreath of onions - a symbol of the well-being of the newly created family. A wreath was worn around the neck, and large golden-yellow bulbs tied in a plait sparkled in the sun like a precious necklace and rustled with their special rustle.

Proper cultivation of a tomato on a windowsill in winter
Proper cultivation of a tomato on a windowsill in winter

Tomatoes all year round are no longer a wonder. But if not from a supermarket package, but from a windowsill in your own apartment, this is exclusive. Juicy, ripe, sweet and, most importantly, environmentally friendly fruits on your table will delight the whole family. At the same time, there are no expenses, neither money, nor time.

Detailed description of pear variety Conference
Detailed description of pear variety Conference

Pear is the most common fruit tree. It is quite unpretentious, so it can be grown in different climatic zones. The fruits are tasty, juicy and healthy, thanks to which every gardener wants to have the best variety. In this article we will talk about the description of the Conference pear variety, learn its advantages and disadvantages, and understand how to deal with pests.