Albuca is an eye-catching bulbous plant that is native to northern Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. These plants all have similar, simple, and elegant flowers but can grow extremely varied foliage forms depending upon the species. The leaves and flowers are covered in downy hairs that emit a pleasant scent when touched.
Bibliographic sources used for the writing of articles on plants E. Accati Garibaldi, Treaty of floriculture, Edagricole 1993 Nissen Dorte, Encyclopedia of indoor plants, Il Castello 2006R. Motti, Guide to the recognition of ornamental shrubs, Liguori 2001J. Marinelli, Plants.
Potato blight diseases are the bane of gardeners everywhere. These fungal diseases wreak havoc in vegetable gardens throughout the growing season, causing significant above ground damage to potato plants and rendering tubers useless. The most common potato blights are named for the part of the season when they’re common– early blight and late blight.
By: Darcy Larum, Landscape DesignerWhen we go to restaurants, we usually don’t get to specify that we would like our salad made with Parris Cos, De Morges Braun lettuce or other varieties we favor in the garden. Instead, we must rely on the luck of the draw, and hope that whatever salad mix the waiter brings us is crisp and sweet, not limp and bitter.
By: Ilana Goldowitz Jimenez, Plant Scientist & WriterHave you heard of wabi sabi garden design? The wabi sabi aesthetic grew out of Buddhist philosophy in Japan, and involves an appreciation for the forms and changes of natural landscapes. Wabi sabi gardening allows the gardener and visitors to explore the beautiful ways nature changes manmade objects and landscapes.
Espostoa is directly related to the cactus family, and is considered a species of cleistocactus. This plant is columnar and has stems branching from the base. Shoots can grow up to 3 meters in height, and there are a huge number of hairs on their surface. In nature, this cactus can be found in the midlands of southern Ecuador and the northern half of Peru.
By: Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious GardenGeraniums are among the most popular bedding plants, mostly due to their drought-tolerant nature and their lovely, bright, pom-pom like flowers. What causes a geranium with yellow leaves and how can it be fixed?Causes of Geraniums with Yellow LeavesOne of the most common causes of yellowing leaves is too much moisture or overwatering.
By: Teo SpenglerIf you love gumbo, you may want to invite okra(Abelmoschus esculentus) into yourveggie garden. This member of the hibiscus family is a pretty plant, with showypurple and yellow blossoms that develop into tender pods. While one varietydominates the okra seed sales, you may also enjoy experimenting with othertypes of okra.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistToilet paper is something most of us take for granted, butwhat if there was a shortage? Ever considered what you would do in the absenceof this most standard of daily needs? Well, perhaps you could grow your owntoilet paper.That’s right! Many plants are useful as a substitute forthis hygiene product.
COME COLTIVARE E CURARE LE NOSTRE PIANTEBRUNFELSIALa Brunfelsia è una piccola pianta arbustiva sempreverde che può essereallevata in vaso, caratterizzata da fioriture molto colorate in quanto in diversespecie il fiore cambia colore a seconda del suo stadio di sviluppo.CLASSIFICAZIONE BOTANICARegno:PlantaeClado: AngiospermeClado: EudicotiledoniClado: AsterideOrdine:SolanalesFamiglia:SolanaceaeGenere:BrunfelsiaSpecie: vedere il paragrafo «Principali specie»CARATTERISTICHE GENERALIIl genere Brunfelsia appartiene alla famiglia delle Solanaceae(dove ritroviamo la pianta più famosa: la patata) e comprende specie originariedelle zone calde e umide dell& 39;America tropicale e delle Indie occidentali.
Scientific NameTurbinicarpus valdezianus (H.Moeller) Glass & R.FosterSynonymsPelecyphora valdeziana (basionym), Thelocactus valdezianusScientific ClassificationFamily: CactaceaeSubfamily: CactoideaeTribe: CacteaeGenus: TurbinicarpusDescriptionTurbinicarpus valdezianus is a dwarf globular cactus, up to 2 inches (5 cm) tall and up to 0.
The crown of a young fruit tree must be constantly monitored. If the shoots are not regularly shortened, the branches will grow long and ankle, the fruits will form only at the ends, and the center of the crown will remain bare. So you can't do without regular pruning in the garden. When thinning the crown, do not rush to immediately remove the branch that you do not like, think, maybe it is enough to change its direction.
The cercis plant is a short tree or shrub that has a lush spring bloom. This spectacular tree is a great addition to any garden. Among the people, it is also called the crimson and the Judaic tree. Features of the cercis Cercis is part of the legume family, and in nature it can be found in North America, in China, and also in the western and eastern regions of the Mediterranean.
Planting Fennel – How To Grow Fennel HerbBy Jackie RhoadesThe fennel herb has a long and varied history of use. Native to southern Europe, the herb is now naturalized throughout Europe, North America and Australia and grown in gardens worldwide. Learn more here.
Ridomil Gold is a fungicide used by modern gardeners and gardeners to combat major fungal plant diseases. Most often it is used to protect potatoes, grapes, vegetable crops. Composition and purpose of the drug Ridomil Gold It is used to combat Alternaria, late blight, peronosporosis in vegetables and to destroy mildew on the vine.
By: Amy GrantCitrus canker is a financially devastating disease that hasbeen eradicated from the citrus market a couple of times only to return again.During past eradication attempts, thousands of trees were destroyed. Today,mass eradication has been deemed unfeasible, but there is still a quarantineregarding shipping or taking citrus across state lines.
The Camilla carrot cake is the home-made and round version of the very famous snacks prepared with carrots, almonds and orange juice.These ingredients rich in vitamins, minerals and fibers make it a truly genuine dessert but also a cake so good that, despite being able to keep inside a cake holder up to 3-4 days, it will end much sooner!
"Baikal EM1" is a ready-made microbiological fertilizer containing a symbiotic complex of specially selected microorganisms: lactic acid and photosynthetic bacteria, bacteria fixing nitrogen, saccharomycetes, their metabolic products and culture liquid. Does not contain genetically modified microorganisms.
The plant Cercis, also called the scarlet, is a member of the legume family. The genus contains flowering trees or shrubs that shed their foliage for the winter. In total, experts count about 7-10 species living on the North American continent, in the countries of the south and southeast of Asia, as well as in the Mediterranean.
The pak choi kale is one of the most ancient vegetable crops cultivated in China. Today it is popular in all Asian countries and is being aggressively promoted to Europe and North America. The main reason for such a triumphant procession is the simplicity of this variety and a huge number of useful qualities.