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Troubleshooting Plant Problems: Reading the Leaves

We should begin by giving gardens their due. They are amazing things. They provide us with food, therapy, and exercise. They bring color into our …

Gardening

A Zero-Cost Way to Add More Plants to Your Space

Caring for our plants, watching them thrive (or not die, as the case may be), and appreciating the personality they bring to our spaces is joy enough …

Do You Really Need a Drainage Hole in Your Plant Pots?

We've all been there. In Target, looking at a cute cheap planter from their newest home collection. Or spotting some gorgeous glazed pottery that …

How to Repot an Orchid (Without Killing It)

Congratulations, orchid lover! You’re one of an elite few who have managed to find the right balance of water, sunlight, date nights, and long walks …

Plants

A masterclass in soil from the experts at Kew | James Wong

Inside the newly restored Temperate House, James Wong is mesmerised by the potting mix<p>This month I was lucky enough to sneak in on a behind-the-scenes visit to the newly restored Temperate House at Kew Gardens, a building that blew my mind as a kid with its sheer size, its wonderful plants and its …

Gardening

PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Everything You Need to Know About Flowering Trees

Thank you flowering trees, for alerting us to the fact that it is definitely spring. <b></b>We might have missed that development if not for the sudden, …

Plants

How to properly plant tulips for a beautiful spring display | NOLA.com

<b>A question for Dan Gill:</b> I'm looking for the best way to plant tulips in a sunny window box. The problem is that our three window boxes are 24 inches …

Gardening

10 Unusual Succulent Plants for Your Garden

Is your knowledge of succulent plants based on that dusty jade plant in the office corner? The popularity of succulent plants has exploded in recent …

Your Favorite New Pet Is a Plant

Home & Garden<p>32 Gifts for the Gardener<p>Decorating & Design<p>19 Ways to Design with Houseplants<p>10 Easy Houseplants to Clean the Air and Boost Your …

How to Build a Raised Garden Bed

<i>A DIY project for a permanent garden box to provide a raised bed for your plants and decorate your backyard.</i><p>October 2017<br>By Sara Bendrick<p><i>For those who</i> …

17 Useful Hacks How To Use Baking Soda For The Garden & The Kitchen

Baking soda or the ‘wonder snow-white powder’ has a variety of uses in households. It battles powdery mildew on roses in the yard or patio, it helps …

The OXYGEN Bomb: Place This Wherever You Want To CLEAR Toxins And Negative Energy From The Air In Your Home

Do you often suffer from headaches, dizziness, or get colds every once in a while even though you take good care of yourself? If the answer is yes, …

10 Incredible Uses for Epsom Salt in the Garden

Epsom salt is comprised of hydrated magnesium sulfate, a naturally occurring mineral first found in the well waters of Epsom, England. Epsom salt has …

A citrus tree primer

When the peaches are a memory and the apples are all picked, when the pomegranates are dwindling and the guavas are gone, we get ready to eat …

12 Reasons Why You Should Grow Mint At Home And How To Do It

Mint or also known as <i>Mentha</i> is a genus of plants in the family Lamiaceae. There are around 13 to 18 different species of mint. Mint has sharp, …

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15 Drought-Friendly Plants That Grow In Lack Of Water

All plants require water to survive, but some plants “drink” less water than others. Certainly, there are plants that grow in a lack of water.<p>They …

How to rescue your houseplants from overwatering

It’s the number one killer of houseplants. But there are ways to bring them back from the brink<p>Gardening can be intimidating for newbies – a daunting list of rules and regs and unpronounceable Latin names to memorise before you even get near a plant. Yet when it comes to the world of houseplants, …

Plants

9 cool AR apps you should download to try out iOS 11’s ARKit

Since it was first announced at WWDC, Apple’s ARKit has been open to developers to get a feel for the new platform. Now that iOS 11 is finally here, ARKit is available for anyone with an iPhone 6S or later, the iPad Pro, and the latest 9.7-inch iPad. In the time between the announcement and its …

Apps

13 Signs That Someone Is About to Quit, According to Research

Despite a century of speculation by managers and scholars, we know very little about whether certain cues or signs exhibited by employees can predict whether they’re about to quit.<p>To help managers and companies identify employees at risk of quitting, we investigated this very question and uncovered …

The CEO of a $60 million furniture startup explains why it suddenly shut down

The company announced the closure on its website late Friday, saying it simply failed to find new investors to support its business.<p>Apparently it looked into getting acquired by a big public company, but those talks seem to have fizzled out as well.<p>It said:<p>"We were in deep discussions to be …

Startups

Au pairs a solution for busy working families but are they being exploited?

"It was really horrible," says Jansen. "She said, 'He wouldn't hurt you.' " Then the mother informed Jansen she'd be left alone with this same man …

HSC maths enrolments drop to lowest rate in 50 years

Three languages - French, Latin and German - were in the top 15 most popular subjects in the 1967 HSC. French and German were in the top 15 in 1976, …