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Everything You Need to Know About Roses

Is there any flower more abundant in sensory overload than a rose? Good looks, delicious scent, wonderful for cutting, easy to grow (so long as you …

Climbing

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Superstar Dutch Designer Piet Oudolf

If the world of gardening has rock stars, Piet Oudolf qualifies as Mick Jagger, David Bowie, and Prince rolled into one. The Dutch landscape …

Landscaping

Going Over to Gravel: At Home with Designer and Author Carolyn Dunster in London

While many of us strive to perfect our lawns, for others turf can be a serious turn off. When Carolyn Dunster, the north London-based author behind …

How to Grow Poinsettias So They'll Re-Bloom Next Christmas

We love the bright blooms of poinsettias. Every winter, they add festive cheer to holiday decorating inside and out. If there’s an empty space on the …

Plants

Self-seeding plants: how to create a fuss-free garden

The right mix of self-seeding plants can create year-round interest with minimum work.<p>The more I look at natural landscapes and the wild flowers that scatter themselves within them, the less inclined I am to garden meticulously. I want my outside space to produce food and flowers, and I want to …

Why and How We Use Comfrey at Our Country Home - Homesteading and Livestock

Comfrey is a celebrity plant among homesteaders for its healing properties, its composting acceleration, its soil-building abilities, and its use as …

Gardening

How to Start a Vegetable Garden for Beginners

Do you have space that is going to waste, and you have decided to put it to good use and have a veggie garden? If so, you have made a smart choice. …

Hardy roses

Extension > Garden > Yard and Garden > Flowers > Hardy roses<p>Hardy roses are ideal for gardeners who love roses but don't want to protect them. While …

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How To Build The Ultimate Compost Bin

Get the compost bin plans for this 3-crate system to shave weeks off your composting process.<p>Successful organic gardeners rely on <b>compost</b> to improve …

Gardening

Why all this rain can be bad for gardening

In the face of all this rain, California gardeners may be tempted to plant in the soft, damp soil following years of drought.<p>Experts advise against it, however, as digging in overly wet soil can lead to "compaction," a condition where water access and root growth are restricted. And that means your …

How To Save Tomato Seeds

Most gardeners are content to purchase seeds or plants, grow them, and then reap the harvest. An intrepid few prefer to keep the full cycle of nature …

Growing Rose From Cutting In Potatoes

My neighbour has a row of roses, which he took as cuttings. I asked how he took them. He simply plunges the cuttings into the ground. But his secret …

Plants you can grow without sunlight

As the grey skies and dark evenings of winter descend, now is the perfect time for investing in a few houseplants to brighten up your home. But less …

Plants

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Harvesting Hops Plants: When Is Hops Harvest Season

By Liz Baessler<p>If you’re a home brewer and a gardener, growing your own hops is a natural progression. Hops are the female flower cones of the hops …

Almost nothing is known about the 17th-century artist Clara Peeters except what can be gleaned from 40 works scattered across the globe

But that’s not the only first that can be attributed to Peeters. According to the date on “Still life with Fish, Candle, Artichokes; Crabs and …

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Camellia Container Care: How To Grow A Camellia In A Pot

By Mary H. Dyer, Master Naturalist and Master Gardener<p>Camellia (<i>Camellia japonica</i>) is a flowering shrub that produces big, splashy flowers – one of …

Medinilla Information – Tips On Caring For Medinilla Plants

By Darcy Larum, Landscape Designer<p>Sometimes called Rose Grape, Philipinne Orchid, Pink Lantern plant or Chandelier tree, <i>Medinilla magnifica</i> is small …

Carrot Disease Management: Learn About Diseases Affecting Carrots

By Victoria Blackstone<p>Although the cultural problems growing carrots may outweigh any disease problems, these root vegetables are susceptible to some …

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Apollinaire, de beroemdste Franse oorlogsdichter

De gedichten van Apollinaire zijn van een heel andere aard dan de “klassieke” oorlogspoëzie, waarmee zoveel strijders van ’14-’18 de ellende van de …

The Art of Making a Hugelkultur Garden Bed for Years of Fertility - One Green Planet

Today, in the age of permaculture and the reinvigorating force of home food production, hugelkultur or “mound culture” can be a great way to increase …

Genetic cloning sees return of historic rhododendrons

Rhododendron plants on the verge of extinction have been resurrected in Cornwall through a ground-breaking scientific project involving genetic cloning.<p>Some of the plants were in danger of obliteration by a fungal-like disease known as phytophthora ramorum – or ‘the plant destroyer’.<p>But scientists …

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#Gardening : Self-Watering by Water Reservoir

Gardening<p>Keep your container garden happy and thriving on long hot days by installing a hidden water reservoir. All you need is an empty plastic …