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Healing Garden Ideas – How To Make A Healing Garden Interesting

Healing Garden Ideas – How To Make A Healing Garden

By: Darcy Larum, Landscape Designer“Nature is but another name for health.” ~ Henry David Thoreau.Gardens are designed for all sorts of functions. Some gardens are specifically grown for food or medicinal herbs, while other gardens may be grown purely for their aesthetic value. However, even gardens filled with nothing but ornamental plants can have some medicinal and healing value – a collection of plants meant to soothe and heal the mind and body are known as healing gardens.

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Why Red Tomatoes Are Green Inside Interesting

Why Red Tomatoes Are Green Inside

If you are a grower of tomatoes (and what self-respecting gardener isn’t?), you know that there are any number of issues that can plague this fruit. Some of these we can combat and some are up to the winds of fate. Why are some tomatoes green inside? And if the tomatoes are green inside, are they bad?

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Facts On Veltheimia Plants: Learn About Growing Forest Lily Flowers Interesting

Facts On Veltheimia Plants: Learn About Growing Forest Lily Flowers

By: Teo SpenglerVeltheimia lilies are bulb plants very different from theregular supply of tulipsand daffodilsyou’re accustomed to seeing. These flowers are native to South Africa and producespikes of pinkish-purple, drooping tubular flowers atop long stems. If you’dlike to learn more about Veltheimia plants, read on.

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Arched grapes: a productive and decorative winter-hardy variety Interesting

Arched grapes: a productive and decorative winter-hardy variety

Grape cultivation has been gaining popularity over the years. This is due to the variety of varieties, the relative lack of difficulties in growing and decorative vines. It is for the appearance that gardeners fell in love with the Arochny grapes. With proper planting and proper care, you can get a rich harvest from it.

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Detailed description and characteristics of Kent strawberry Interesting

Detailed description and characteristics of Kent strawberry

Strawberries are one of the favorite crops for cultivation, both by amateur gardeners and farms. The variety of varieties of this berry allows it to be grown in almost any climatic zone. One of the most unpretentious representatives of the family is the Kent variety. Description of the Kent strawberry variety Let's start with the description.

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Elm smooth Interesting

Elm smooth

This tree belongs to the elm family, and grows in Europe, Scandinavia, Crimea, the Caucasus and England. It grows up to 25 meters in height and can live for about 300 years. It has a straight trunk up to 1.5 meters in diameter, covered with a smooth, dark brown bark. It blooms from March to April, before the leaves open, in small, nondescript flowers with purple stamens.

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What Is A Backyard Farm – Backyard Farming In The City Interesting

What Is A Backyard Farm – Backyard Farming In The City

It is not uncommon to find flocks of urban chickens nowadays. This is a simple way to interpret backyard farming ideas. However, you don’t have to raise farm animals to try urban backyard farming. Even condo-dwellers can integrate the concept with raised food beds and container crops. Small spaces or large, backyard farming in the city is not only possible but it’s impossibly chic.

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Healthy and Healing Cranberry Juice: 18 Frozen Berry Recipes Interesting

Healthy and Healing Cranberry Juice: 18 Frozen Berry Recipes

Cranberries are rich in useful elements, in particular vitamin C. Berries are consumed both fresh and canned. Surely every housewife has her own signature recipe for cranberry juice made from frozen berries. This drink will saturate the body with essential trace elements and prevent seasonal colds.

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Cherry plum grafting: terms and methods Interesting

Cherry plum grafting: terms and methods

For experienced gardeners, grafting is a convenient and reliable way to propagate the variety you like, add a pollinator plant, increase the frost resistance of the fruit tree and simply diversify your varietal collection. For beginners, this procedure is frightening with its seeming complexity. Indeed, grafting is not the easiest operation, but knowing the characteristics of the grafted plants, the appropriate methods and timing, even a novice gardener will master this science and cope with the task.

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Houseplants Interesting

Houseplants

Section & 34; Houseplants & 34; is dedicated to the cultivation of flowering, decorative deciduous indoor plants, cacti and succulents in an apartment or office. You will also find here the secrets of growing green crops on the windowsill in the winter. You were presented with an orchid or you yourself bought a flower you liked in the store.

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Why onions rot in the garden and during storage and how to avoid this problem Interesting

Why onions rot in the garden and during storage and how to avoid this problem

It is believed that onions are easy to grow. Perhaps, only those who did not do this think so. The gardener faces a lot of problems, and if they are not solved, the onion can rot already in the garden. Or later, in storage. It is important to know these pitfalls and be able to avoid them. Causes of rotting onions in the garden To grow healthy and good onions, you must strictly follow all the rules of agricultural technology: water, but not too much, feed, but in moderation, carry out prevention, provide light, observe crop rotation, etc. ...

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How to choose varieties and grow asters in the garden Interesting

How to choose varieties and grow asters in the garden

Multi-colored stars of your garden Astra. Variety Princess "Astra" in Greek means "star". According to legend, these wonderful annual flowers originated from a speck of dust that fell from a distant star. There is probably not a single gardener now who does not grow annual asters in the garden or in the front garden.

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Characteristics and description of the Agata tomato variety Interesting

Characteristics and description of the Agata tomato variety

Tomatoes are very healthy and tasty vegetables, without which it is impossible to imagine breakfast. Their fruits contain a huge amount of proteins, carbohydrates (starch, sugar, fiber), pectin, organic acids, minerals (calcium, magnesium, iron, iodine, phosphorus) and even one of the rare vitamins - group K.

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What Is Bushy Beardgrass – How To Plant Bushy Bluestem Seed Interesting

What Is Bushy Beardgrass – How To Plant Bushy Bluestem Seed

By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenBushy bluestem grass (Andropogonglomeratus) is a long-stemmed perennial and native prairie grass in Floridaup into South Carolina. It is found in swampy areas around ponds and streamsand grows in low flatland areas.What is Bushy Beardgrass?

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Information About Blanket Flower Interesting

Information About Blanket Flower

Blanket Flowers In Winter: Tips On Preparing Blanket Flower For WinterBy Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistBlanket flower is a short lived perennial that tends to reseed. There are several schools of thought about preparing blanket flower for winter. Some gardeners feel pruning and mulching is the way to go.

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Greenhouse Tomato Plant Care: Tips For Growing Tomatoes In A Greenhouse Interesting

Greenhouse Tomato Plant Care: Tips For Growing Tomatoes In A Greenhouse

We have to have our tomatoes, thus the greenhouse tomato industry was born. Until fairly recently, this favorite fruit was either imported from growers in Mexico or produced as greenhouse tomatoes in California or Arizona. Growing tomatoes in a greenhouse isn’t for the faint of heart; they require specific greenhouse tomato plant care entirely different from other crops.

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 Rinda F1 cabbage - everything about the variety from planting to harvest Interesting

Rinda F1 cabbage - everything about the variety from planting to harvest

White cabbage is grown in almost all countries of the world, but for Russia it is a particularly valuable crop. As you know, the territory of our country is huge and most of it, unfortunately, is a zone of risky farming, or even not at all suitable for gardening. However, cabbage, due to its unpretentiousness, is successfully grown in our country everywhere, excluding the regions of the far north.

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Information About Lemon Balm Interesting

Information About Lemon Balm

Get Started Indoor Lemon Balm Care – Tips For Growing Lemon Balm IndoorsBy Mary Ellen EllisLemon balm as a houseplant offers a beautiful lemony aroma, a tasty addition to foods and drinks, and a pretty potted plant for a sunny window ledge. Knowing what this herb needs will allow you to grow it indoors, year round.

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Christmas rose (Helleborus niger) - plant, care, Interesting

Christmas rose (Helleborus niger) - plant, care,

Christmas Rose - a special species among the hellebores… .The flowers of Christmas Roses arrive a little later in the garden than those of the snowdrops but they will cross in February… The Christmas roses form large clumps. The foliage is dense green, glossy and the flowering is very decorative for long weeks.

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