Category: Growing Plants

How To Grow A Bottlebrush Plant

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How To Grow A Bottlebrush Plant

The Bottlebrush plant, which has the Latin name Myrtaceae Callistemon, gets its common name from the long, bright-red flower-spikes that is sets in abundance every spring and summer. These flowers look amazingly like the bottle brush you use when you’re washing your dishes. An appealing plant for gardeners, the Bottlebrush will not only contribute its […]

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Indoor Banana Plants: How to Grow In Containers

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Indoor Banana Plants: How to Grow In Containers

Banana plants thrive in tropical regions, but you can grow banana plants indoors even if you do not live in a warm area. With their large leaves and white flowers, the trees make attractive houseplants and add a touch of the tropics to your decor. Before you make a purchase, you should decide which of […]

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The Home Orchard Handbook | Review

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The Home Orchard Handbook | Review

I love this book! Sure, it sounds like an extremely biased opinion to make at the outset of any review but honestly folks this is a keeper!! Not only is it well-organised, well-written and flows beautifully but it’s so practical as well. For any home gardener who’s ever dabbled, or wished they could, in growing […]

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Planting Pumpkins | How To Grow Pumpkins

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Planting Pumpkins | How To Grow Pumpkins

What is our fascination with the pumpkin? Perhaps it is the sign that autumn (fall) is coming. The pumpkin has been used all over the world for several things. The most common reason for planting pumpkins in America is to make pumpkin pie. Of course, a child might say they are for jack-o-lanterns. Other than […]

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Greenhouse Watering Systems | Greenhouse Selection Tips

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Greenhouse Watering Systems | Greenhouse Selection Tips

Greenhouse watering systems help keep your plants in top condition. It’s vitally important for plants grown in a greenhouse to receive the proper amount of water, regardless of outdoor weather conditions. When you use one of these types of systems to water your plants, you will also greatly improve your efficiency level. Since you no […]

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