Category: Miscellanea


Growing ranunculus: planting, feeding and watering Miscellanea

Growing ranunculus: planting, feeding and watering

Read the previous part: Ranunculus - classification and varieties Ranunculus look great both in group and in single plantings. In spring, blue or snow-white flowers of the White Splendour variety, pink or even purple Violet Star varieties will decorate the garden with expensive carpets. Small "squares" of bright multi-colored ranunculi will look original and picturesque in any corner of the garden, if you plant various varieties of them with mosaics.

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How to feed cucumbers when growing on a windowsill at home Miscellanea

How to feed cucumbers when growing on a windowsill at home

Cucumbers are a very popular crop, which can be grown regardless of the season and not only in greenhouses. We are all used to the fact that cucumbers can be grown either in the open field or in greenhouses. The wonders of breeding have made possible all varietal varieties of all kinds of vegetables and their qualities.

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Shrub rose Miscellanea

Shrub rose "Princess Alexandra of Kent"

Rose "Princess Alexandra of Kent" came from the nursery of David Austin, which means that this variety, as it should be with such a name, combines the charm of old English forms and bright modern colors. Our summer residents fell in love with it not only for its beauty, cold resistance and resistance to many diseases facilitate the care of the plant.

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Indoor gerbera: growing and care at home Miscellanea

Indoor gerbera: growing and care at home

Recently, many garden flowers have been moving to window sills. Bouquets in pots are very fashionable and stylish, besides, they delight the eye much longer. So there is nothing difficult in caring for a room gerbera. Even a novice florist can, by creating optimal home conditions for the plant, achieve bright and abundant flowering.

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Paulownia Miscellanea

Paulownia

The Paulownia plant, or the Imperial Adam's tree, is part of the Paulownia family. This genus is represented by several species, while it includes semi-evergreen and deciduous trees. This thermophilic plant is most commonly found in subtropical climates. It is extremely fast growing and can grow to about 300 cm in height.

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 Disease-resistant cherry Kharitonovskaya - features of growing this variety Miscellanea

Disease-resistant cherry Kharitonovskaya - features of growing this variety

Cherry Kharitonovskaya immediately attracts attention with its large and beautiful fruits of pleasant taste and excellent presentation. Another indisputable plus is that this variety has increased resistance to coccomycosis, one of the most dangerous stone fruit diseases in Russian conditions. Kharitonovskaya cherry is a complex hybrid with genetic disease resistance.

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The best herbicides for strawberry weeds Miscellanea

The best herbicides for strawberry weeds

The beneficial properties of this berry have been known since ancient Rome. The berry helps to renew the blood, destroys various viruses in it. Vitamins and minerals contained in strawberries strengthen the body, increase the resistance of the immune system. You can protect a berry with herbicides. Can you protect strawberries from weeds?

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Pachyphytum Miscellanea

Pachyphytum

The genus of plants Pachyphytum belongs to the Crassulaceae family. It contains about 10 species of succulent plants, which are endemic to various regions of Mexico. A common feature of such plants is succulent, rather thick leaves, which are similar in size and shape to a flattened elongated grape, painted in a light greenish-gray tint and having a whitish waxy coating on the surface.

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What is important to do with conifers in your garden in spring Miscellanea

What is important to do with conifers in your garden in spring

With the onset of the warm season, the garden needs to be cleaned, and the trees need to be looked after and fed. To prevent conifers from getting sick and not losing their decorative effect, it is necessary to perform several important actions in early spring: Cleaning the needles and sanitary pruning Needle dying is a natural process. Every 2-4 years, the tree sheds old obsolete needles.

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Turnip recipes Miscellanea

Turnip recipes

Read the previous part: Plant turnips in the garden - you will not regret Roots of turnips can be eaten raw (mainly in salads) or after hot culinary processing: baked, stuffed, as well as in soups, side dishes. I offer several recipes for some turnip dishes: Repa in sour cream Peel the repa, rinse, cut into cubes, put in a bowl, add 0.5 cups of water, 1 tablespoon of butter, a little salt (to taste), put on the fire and bring until boiling, and then continue to cook at a low boil for 10-15 minutes.

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Chanomeles juice and chaenomeles with sugar Miscellanea

Chanomeles juice and chaenomeles with sugar

Read the previous part. ← How to grow chaenomelesChenomeles with sugar. This is the simplest recipe for harvesting Japanese quince. Grind the prepared fruits in a meat grinder and cover with sugar (1: 1.5). In this case, vitamins are completely preserved. spoons into tea or cold water for a tonic drink.

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Indoor hydrangea Miscellanea

Indoor hydrangea

Hydrangea (Hydrangea) is a representative of the genus of flowering plants of the Hydrangea family. This genus unites about 80 species, while it is represented by shrubs and small trees. Under natural conditions, this plant is found in South and North America, Japan, China and other countries of South and East Asia.

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Video of digging tulips - when and how to dig Miscellanea

Video of digging tulips - when and how to dig

Transplanting Published: Last edits: Digging tulips - video Hello, dear gardeners! Today we will talk about whether it is necessary to dig up tulip bulbs every year. Some growers insist that tulip bulbs can be planted in one place and not to remember them, not to dig them up until five years, but this is not entirely the right decision.

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Chipping and electronic identification of pets Miscellanea

Chipping and electronic identification of pets

Every dog ​​or cat owner knows to take care of the animal, taking care of its annual vaccination, protection from fleas, ticks and deworming. How many have heard of the identification of pets? A little about world practice. Electronic identification of animals has existed in the world for over twenty years.

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How to create a Moorish lawn and other questions Miscellanea

How to create a Moorish lawn and other questions

Moorish lawn I have heard a lot about the Moorish lawn. What is this lawn, is it difficult to care for it, is it possible to create it yourself? Mauritanian lawns are also called herbaceous-floral, oriental, Arabian or Japanese lawns. These are picturesque lawns created in completely open, sunny, large areas.

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Characteristics and description of the variety of cucumber son-in-law f1 Miscellanea

Characteristics and description of the variety of cucumber son-in-law f1

Probably every gardener dreams of growing a high-yielding, disease-resistant, pest-resistant and weather-resistant variety of cucumbers. One of these is the Zyatek F1 cucumber, bred by Moscow breeders. The hybrid vegetable is unpretentious in cultivation, has excellent taste and pleases with a rich harvest even under unfavorable growing conditions (in dry, rainy or cold summers).

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Calamus Miscellanea

Calamus

Calamus (Acorus) or Japanese reed is a perennial from the aroid family. This plant prefers moist soil. The countries of Asia are considered the place of origin of most species of calamus, but it can be found in many states of the Northern Hemisphere - in swamps and not far from rivers and streams. This habitat makes calamus a desirable candidate for garden ponds, aquariums or terrariums.

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When and how to prune cherries correctly Miscellanea

When and how to prune cherries correctly

Blooming cherry trees with spreading vyatvvy - a charming decoration of the garden. A large number of varieties of cherries pleases any gardener and lover of its fruits. The tree can also interest in its shape, which can be presented in the form of a tree or a bush with branchy branches. In order for a tree to please with its shape, abundant harvest, it must be looked after with care and thoroughness.

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