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Mammillaria theresae Interesting

Mammillaria theresae

Scientific NameMammillaria theresae CutakSynonymsMammillaria saboae var. theresaeScientific ClassificationFamily: CactaceaeSubfamily: CactoideaeTribe: CacteaeSubtribe: CactinaeGenus: MammillariaDescriptionMammillaria theresae is an attractive small cactus that grows up to 2 inches (5 cm) tall. Stems are olive green with magenta-red tint, subglobose to cylindrical, and up to 1.

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Sun Tolerant Hostas: Popular Hostas To Grow In Sun Interesting

Sun Tolerant Hostas: Popular Hostas To Grow In Sun

By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenHostas addinteresting foliage to areas in need of large, spreading and colorful leaves.Hostas are most often considered shade plants. It’s true that most hosta plantsshould grow in a partial shade or dappled sun area to keep leaves from burning,but there are now many sun-loving hostas available for the garden.

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Tender Dahlia Plants – Are Dahlia Flowers Annual Or Perennial Interesting

Tender Dahlia Plants – Are Dahlia Flowers Annual Or Perennial

By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterAre dahlia flowers annual or perennial? The flamboyant bloomers are classified as tender perennials, which means they may be annual or perennial, depending on your plant hardiness zone. Can dahlias be grown as perennials? The answer, again, depends on your climate.

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Getting A Succulent To Flower: Why Won’t My Succulent Bloom Interesting

Getting A Succulent To Flower: Why Won’t My Succulent Bloom

By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenMost of us love our succulentsjust for the unusual and different types of foliage. Getting a succulent toflower is an additional bonus from this already wonderful plant. Yet, as proofthat our thumb is really green, we may be concerned if there are no blooms onsucculents.

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Dombeya Plant Information: How To Grow A Tropical Hydrangea Plant Interesting

Dombeya Plant Information: How To Grow A Tropical Hydrangea Plant

By: Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)For those living in frost free climates, choosing flowering plants and shrubs to incorporate into the garden may feel overwhelming. With so many options, where do you start? Well if you’re focused on ornamental beauty, then choosing varieties that bloom profusely and provide full season interest is the way to go.

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Types Of Zone 6 Trees – Choosing Trees For Zone 6 Regions Interesting

Types Of Zone 6 Trees – Choosing Trees For Zone 6 Regions

By: Teo SpenglerExpect an embarrassment of riches when it comes to picking trees for zone 6. Hundreds of trees thrive happily in your region, so you won’t have any problem finding zone 6 hardy trees. If you want to put trees in zone 6 landscapes, you’ll have your choice of evergreen or deciduous varieties.

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Problems Growing Vegetables: Common Vegetable Plant Diseases And Pests Interesting

Problems Growing Vegetables: Common Vegetable Plant Diseases And Pests

By: Amy GrantGrowing a vegetable garden is a rewarding and fun project but unlikely to be free from one or more common veggie problems. Try as you might, your garden is likely to be afflicted with any number of vegetable garden pests or plant diseases.Common Veggie ProblemsProblems growing vegetables may run the gamut from the more obvious vegetable garden pests or plant diseases to issues related to the environment like weather conditions, nutrition, and even those caused by people or animals.

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Ceraria pygmaea Interesting

Ceraria pygmaea

Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Ceraria pygmaea& 34;Browsing: Ceraria pygmaeaSucculentopediaCeraria pygmaeaCeraria pygmaea is a dwarf dioecious succulent with a fat, tuberous rootstock that grows up to 4 inches (10 cm) wide.

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Bach flower scleranthus - What is Bach flower scleranthus and what is it for Interesting

Bach flower scleranthus - What is Bach flower scleranthus and what is it for

THE FLOWERS OF BACH OR FLORITERAPIASCLERANTHUS (CENTIGRAN) The Bach flower scleranthus remedy is for those people who never know how to decide between different alternatives due to the inability to give up one thing for the benefit of another. Bach's: Scleranthus Common name in Italian: centigrani Scientific name: Scleranthus annuus (FamilyCaryophyllaceae) WHO IS IT FOR? THIS REMEDY The Bach flower scleranthus is indicated in flower therapy for those who, faced with different alternatives, cannot decide for one or the other.

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Countertop Garden Ideas: Learn How To Make A Countertop Garden Interesting

Countertop Garden Ideas: Learn How To Make A Countertop Garden

Maybe you have no garden space or very little or maybe it’sthe dead of winter, but either way, you’d love to grow your own greens andherbs. The solution could be right at your fingertips – a countertop kitchengarden. Interested in learning how to make a countertop garden? The following articlecontains some terrific countertop garden ideas or inspiration for an idea ofyour own.

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Adromischus maculatus Interesting

Adromischus maculatus

Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Adromischus maculatus& 34;Browsing: Adromischus maculatusSucculentopediaAdromischus maculatus (Calico Hearts)Adromischus maculatus (Calico Hearts) is a low-growing leaf-succulent that forms small clusters or mats.

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Date Robelena Interesting

Date Robelena

The Robelen date (Phoenix roebelenii) is found in the wild in southern China, India and Laos in moist forest soils and in climates with high levels of humidity. This beautiful exotic plant belongs to the Palm family and is a two or three-meter tree with a thin, straight trunk with a bumpy surface at the bottom and a lush bunch of openwork leaves at the top.

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Information About Creeping Fig Interesting

Information About Creeping Fig

Home › Ornamental Gardens › Foliage › Archive for Creeping FigGet Started Creeping Fig On A Wall – How To Get Creeping Fig To ClimbBy Mary Ellen EllisIf attaching creeping fig to a wall is your desire, the first year of growth can be slow, so have patience. You can also use a few tricks found here. Creeping Fig Plant – Tips For Creeping Fig CareBy Heather RhoadesCreeping fig vine is a popular ground and wall cover in warmer parts of the country and a lovely houseplant in cooler areas.

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How to grow sunflowers to decorate your vegetable garden or garden Interesting

How to grow sunflowers to decorate your vegetable garden or garden

Growing sunflowers can give a much more cheerful aspect to our vegetable garden or garden. Obviously, a cultivation for decorative purposes is different from one for commercial purposes. This crop is very widespread worldwide and the production of sunflower oil needs no introduction.

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Forsythia Shrub Care – How To Care For Your Forsythia Plant Interesting

Forsythia Shrub Care – How To Care For Your Forsythia Plant

By: Heather RhoadesA forsythia plant (Forsythia spp) can add dramatic flair to a yard in the early spring. Forsythia bushes are among the first plants of spring to burst forth in flower and in order to get the most from their brilliant yellow flowers, you need to make sure that you take proper care of forsythia in your yard.

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Seedling picking: what is it and why is it needed Interesting

Seedling picking: what is it and why is it needed

Seedling picking is a transplant of a plant after two leaves have appeared from one container to another of a larger size. The opinions of experts were divided about its necessity. Some believe that this is a necessary measure for its further growth. Others are of the opinion that picking is a kind of stress for the plant and therefore initially sowing seeds in large containers.

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Geranium transplant Interesting

Geranium transplant

Any plant is not delighted when transplanting. Incorrect and hasty transplanting often leads to a tragic result and the plant dies. But what if a transplant is simply necessary and you can't do without it? How to correctly and correctly transplant a plant so that it does not experience stress and does not die?

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Ranunculus Interesting

Ranunculus

Ranunculus (Ranunculus) has another name for the garden (Asian) buttercup. It is to the buttercup family that this spectacular flower belongs, which looks more like a peony or a rose. The Latin name for the plant was invented by the scientist Pliny, who noticed that many of its species prefer to grow in swamps. Translated, this word means "frog".

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Selaginella Interesting

Selaginella

Selaginella is an inhabitant of the tropics and subtropics, the Selaginella plant represents the Selaginellaceae family. Under natural conditions, Selaginella lives in the humid forests of tropical latitudes, so it can stay in a dimly lit place for a long time. She is not afraid of an excess of moisture, since her roots do not rot.

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Delphinium: superb flower stems that are easy to grow Interesting

Delphinium: superb flower stems that are easy to grow

Délphinium: A spectacle of erect flowers! Délphinium, or "Lark's feet", or Dauphinelle…. 3 names for the same plant which offers a striking spectacle at the height of their flowering. Grown in the garden, the delphiniums are like erect and flaming spears. The delphiniums are known above all for their hybrid varieties which have been selected and hybridized for a long time by botanists.

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