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Pod: definition and meaning
Pod: definition and meaning

BOTANIC BOTTLE DICTIONARY The pod or legume is a dry fruit formed by two valves to which the seeds are attached. It is deiescent ie once it reaches maturity it opens spontaneously to release the seeds. What we call & 34; peas & 34; and we eat are the seeds.Typical examples are the pea (photo on the side), broad beans, beans.

Haworthia rossouwii
Haworthia rossouwii

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;Haworthia rossouwii& 34;Browsing: Haworthia rossouwiiSucculentopediaHaworthia rossouwiiHaworthia rossouwii, formerly known as Haworthia serrata, is a small succulent that forms stemless rosettes of pale green to yellowish…

Tom Thumb Lettuce Care – Learn About Growing Lettuce ‘Tom Thumb’ Plants
Tom Thumb Lettuce Care – Learn About Growing Lettuce ‘Tom Thumb’ Plants

By: Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)Lettuce has long been one of the most common staples in the vegetable garden. In addition to the quality taste when picked fresh, lettuce is also a great option for first-time growers or for those wishing to grow their own produce without access to adequate garden space.

Dahlia Care: How To Grow A Dahlia Plant
Dahlia Care: How To Grow A Dahlia Plant

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistIf you have ever been to a state fair, you have probably seen a pavilion filled with exotic and amazing dahlia blossoms. These hugely varietal flowers are a collector’s dream, with little starburst blooms to plate sized flowers in every hue imaginable.

Cape Blanco Stonecrop
Cape Blanco Stonecrop

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;Cape Blanco Stonecrop& 34;Browsing: Cape Blanco StonecropSucculentopediaSedum spathulifolium & 39;Cape Blanco& 39; (Cape Blanco Stonecrop)Sedum spathulifolium & 39;Cape Blanco& 39; is a perennial succulent that forms an attractive mat of thick, powdery grey-green and purple-tinged…

Laurel: medicinal properties, method of use and benefits
Laurel: medicinal properties, method of use and benefits

LAURUS Laurus nobilis (family Lauraceae) GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS The laurel, Laurus nobilis L. belongs to the Lauraceae family and includes plants originating from Asia Minor, introduced in the Mediterranean basin in ancient times. a very widespread plant, especially in countries with a temperate climate both in the plains and in the hills.

 8 most common mistakes beginner gardeners make
8 most common mistakes beginner gardeners make

Newbies in gardening are ready to diligently follow all the tips for gardening. However, the cultivation of fruit crops has many nuances and requires special knowledge and observation. To avoid common mistakes, we will introduce you to each of them. You plant trees too densely When planning your future garden, think to what size your trees will grow.

Spear Sansevieria
Spear Sansevieria

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;Spear Sansevieria& 34;Browsing: Spear SansevieriaSucculentopediaSansevieria cylindrica (Cylindrical Snake Plant)Sansevieria cylindrica (Cylindrical Snake Plant) is a striking succulent with smooth, striped green-gray leaves.

Chicory
Chicory

Characteristics It can be found very easily in the European continent, but also in Asia, Africa and in many areas of the American continent: we are talking about chicory, which is one of those herbaceous plants that are characterized by being annals, even if in some cases they can be biennial. or perennial.

Zone 7 Rose Varieties – Tips On Growing Roses In Zone 7 Gardens
Zone 7 Rose Varieties – Tips On Growing Roses In Zone 7 Gardens

By: Darcy Larum, Landscape DesignerU.S. hardiness zone 7 runs through the center of the United States in a little strip. In these zone 7 areas, winter temperatures can reach 0 degrees F. (-18 C.), while summer temperatures may reach 100 F. (38 C.). This can make plant selections difficult, as plants that love the hot summers can struggle to make it through the cold winters, and vice versa.

Earthbox Gardening: Information On Planting In An Earthbox
Earthbox Gardening: Information On Planting In An Earthbox

Love to putz in the garden but you live in a condo, apartment or townhouse? Ever wish you could grow your own peppers or tomatoes but space is at a premium on your tiny deck or lanai? A solution just might be earthbox gardening. If you have never heard of planting in an earthbox, you are probably wondering what on earth is an earthbox?

Plants on G
Plants on G

The list of plants with the letter G, which are grown at home, in the garden and in the garden. The Gaillardia plant (Latin Gaillardia), or Gaillardia, or Gaillardia, belongs to the genus of the Astrovye family, numbering about twenty-five species that grow in the wild in South and North America.

Growing Tulips In Water – How To Grow Tulips In Water
Growing Tulips In Water – How To Grow Tulips In Water

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistHumans, being what we are, tend to like instant or near instant results. That is why it is so hard to wait until spring temperatures have warmed enough for flowers to decorate the landscape. There is a simple way to get flowers, like tulips, in your home earlier than they will appear outdoors.

Milk Fed Pumpkins: Learn How To Grow A Giant Pumpkin With Milk
Milk Fed Pumpkins: Learn How To Grow A Giant Pumpkin With Milk

When I was a kid, I looked forward to going to the state fair at the end of the summer. I loved the food, the rides, all the animals, but the thing I most clamored about seeing was the blue ribbon winning giant pumpkin. They were amazing (and still are). The winning grower of these leviathans often stated that to attain such great size, they fed the pumpkin milk.

 Friend or foe: which plants and shrubs should not be fed with ash
Friend or foe: which plants and shrubs should not be fed with ash

Wood ash is a source of potassium and phosphorus, so it is often used by gardeners and gardeners as fertilizer. But it turns out that not every plant will benefit from it. The reason is that ash is not only a full-fledged source of nutrition for various horticultural crops, it is also capable of alkalizing the soil.

The long-awaited grape variety that lives up to its name
The long-awaited grape variety that lives up to its name

The Long-awaited grapes are often referred to as raisins, characterized by the absence of seeds.Unfortunately, this is not entirely true, since bones are found in him, but if they really did not exist, this would be the largest raisin. The long-awaited grape, which has solid virtues, is quite suitable for growing in summer cottages in most regions.

Growing Teacup Mini Gardens: How To Design A Teacup Garden
Growing Teacup Mini Gardens: How To Design A Teacup Garden

By: Laura MillerThe human passion for creating life-in-miniature has spawnedthe popularity of everything from doll houses and model trains to terrariumsand fairygardens. For gardeners, creating these small-scale landscapes is a relaxingand creative DIY project. One such project is teacup mini gardens.

Strelitzia - Strelizia - Musaceae - How to care for and cultivate Strelizia plants
Strelitzia - Strelizia - Musaceae - How to care for and cultivate Strelizia plants

HOW TO CULTIVATE AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS STRELITIA Strelitzia or bird of Paradise, this masterpiece of nature, is considered so valuable that in some South African tribes it is used only to adorn the hut of the chief or the sorcerer. : ZingiberalesFamily: StrelitziaceaeGenus: StrelitziaSpecies: see the paragraph «Main species» GENERAL CHARACTERISTICSThe genus Strelitzia belonging to the Strelitziaceae family includes plants originating from southern Africa very appreciated for their incredible beauty.

5 varieties of baby violets: miniature flowers will be appropriate both on the desktop and on a very narrow window sill
5 varieties of baby violets: miniature flowers will be appropriate both on the desktop and on a very narrow window sill

These tiny violets will perfectly fit on a small shelf or windowsill in a standard apartment. They do not require special care, however, some of the subtleties of cultivation should be taken into account without fail. Balchug Intuition Neat rosettes of this variety take up very little space. Each is approximately 10 cm in size, so you can put several miniatures on the window at once.

An Artist Takes a Creative Approach to Garden Design
An Artist Takes a Creative Approach to Garden Design

A ramshackle 80-year-old farmhouse surrounded by 6 acres of rampant weeds, brambles, and invasive Himalayan blackberries hardly describes a property you would dream of transforming into a beautiful Oriental garden. However, when acclaimed pottery artist Robin Hopper spotted this run-down property in Metchosin, British Columbia, he fell in love with it at first sight.