Category: Miscellanea


Dewdrop (Predatory plant) Miscellanea

Dewdrop (Predatory plant)

There are many exotic and very interesting plants. But perhaps one of the most amazing among them is the sundew. This carnivorous plant is quite undemanding to care for and can be safely grown at home. Many have probably heard of such a very unusual plant, but few have seen it live in the wild.

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5 rules for harvesting onions: the harvest will be stored all winter Miscellanea

5 rules for harvesting onions: the harvest will be stored all winter

Onions are grown by almost all gardeners. But not all of them know that it is important not only to properly care for the seedlings, but also to harvest and preserve the crop correctly. Signs of ripening Harvest begins when external signs of readiness appear. Pay attention to the neck of the bulb. A dry, thinned neck is evidence of a ripe crop.

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How to make wine from Far Eastern grapes Miscellanea

How to make wine from Far Eastern grapes

Winemaking is now reviving and experiencing a new era. People tend to consume more and more natural products without chemicals and additives. Wine is no exception. Therefore, they prepare an alcoholic drink on their own from ingredients donated by nature, including from Far Eastern grapes. Calorie content and benefits of homemade wine Nutritionists usually do not recommend drinking alcoholic beverages, including wine.

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Mountain pine is an interesting plant for your garden Miscellanea

Mountain pine is an interesting plant for your garden

Mountain pine (Pinus montana Mill.) Is found in two growth forms - in the form of a pyramidal squat tree up to 10 m in height, and in a dwarf - in the form of a stlate bush up to 4 m in height with numerous curved trunks. The crown of the mountain pine is wide, the shoots are light green. Its homeland is the mountains of Central and Southern Europe, where it fixes the slopes well.

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Fatshedera Miscellanea

Fatshedera

Fatshedera (Fatshedera) is a tall evergreen shrub obtained as a result of selection work and is a plant with five or three-lobed leaves of unusual shape and color with a yellowish or variegated shade on a thin erect stem. The height of an adult plant exceeds 4.5 meters.

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Gardening clubs Miscellanea

Gardening clubs

This section contains almost all gardening clubs in St. Petersburg. Here you can find their addresses, phone numbers and lecture plans. Gardeners' Club & 34; Green Gift in DK & 34; Suzdal & 34; invites to lectures on gardening and horticulture. The club is located at St. Petersburg, Suzdal prospect.

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Winter and fruitful pear Miracle Miscellanea

Winter and fruitful pear Miracle

Juicy, fragrant and sweet pears in summer are a little lost against the background of a fruitful feast. But it is so nice to enjoy the ripe amber fruits of our own production, when there is snow outside the window, and the new harvest is still far away. The miracle belongs to the family of winter pears. Gardeners who have chosen this variety are not chasing momentary pleasure.

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How to balance the acidity of the soil, ways to deoxidize the soil Miscellanea

How to balance the acidity of the soil, ways to deoxidize the soil

Garden Plants Published: Last Edits: Almost all plants are able to adapt to the soil in which they grow, although if the soil pH mismatch with the needs of the crop is too great, its appearance or yield may suffer. It follows from this that during cultivation it is better not to neglect the management of soil acidity.

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Growing a rose from a cutting in the fall Miscellanea

Growing a rose from a cutting in the fall

Rose is undoubtedly one of the most popular ornamental flowering plants that almost any grower would like to grow at home. Today there are a huge number of different varieties, each of which is charming in its own way. Each type of rose has its own characteristic features.

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Petunia: planting and care in the open field, photos, types and varieties Miscellanea

Petunia: planting and care in the open field, photos, types and varieties

Garden plants Published: Last edits: There is probably no more popular garden and balcony plant than petunia. The popularity of this flower from the Solanaceae family among professional flower growers and amateur gardeners has not waned for many decades, and in 1921 an asteroid discovered by astronomers was even named after it.

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 Peony - Miscellanea

Peony - "imperial flower": how to plant and grow a perennial with flawless beauty

Peony: rival or companion of the rose - the queens of flowers? It's hard to say, but domestic gardeners love these two cultures equally ardently and with all their hearts. In fact, the peony is gorgeous at any time of the year, but especially during flowering: fragrant bushes of pink, milky white and burgundy-scarlet shades will impress anyone.

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 The most popular and best varieties of roses for the Russian climate Miscellanea

The most popular and best varieties of roses for the Russian climate

What varieties of roses grow on your site? Which ones would you like to try to grow? The variety of roses existing today is so huge that even with a strong desire, life will not be enough to experiment with all known varieties. Therefore, flower growers so carefully choose the types of roses and individual varieties worthy of taking a place among other plants in the flower garden.

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Characteristics and description of Nikola tomato variety Miscellanea

Characteristics and description of Nikola tomato variety

Everyone loves tomatoes, fruits are equally in demand in the southern regions and in the northern ones. It is customary to grow them in regions with a milder climate. But one can argue with this, there are varieties that are resistant to the vagaries of the weather, steadfastly tolerating the cool according to their characteristics. It is to such varieties that the Nikola tomato belongs, which is recommended for cultivation even in the West Siberian region, we will give it a description in the article.

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 What is an armopoyas for a Mauerlat and what is it for Miscellanea

What is an armopoyas for a Mauerlat and what is it for

When building a house, every stage of work is important, and when creating a roof, special attention should be paid to a strong and reliable fixation of the Mauerlat. This element is the foundation of the roof and performs the same role as the foundation for a house. When installing the Mauerlat directly on the wall, point loads can occur, which is especially dangerous for porous materials such as aerated concrete or aerated concrete.

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Detailed description and characteristics of Romano potatoes Miscellanea

Detailed description and characteristics of Romano potatoes

When choosing a variety of potatoes for planting on a personal plot, it is worth reading a lot of literature to get acquainted with those species that are zoned for a particular region.The potato of the Romano variety deserves attention. The history of the variety This species, bred by Dutch scientists in 1994, was entered in the state register of Russia.

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Hydroponics at home Miscellanea

Hydroponics at home

Hydroponics is a modern way of growing plants in special solutions. Translated from Greek, the term hydroponics literally means "working solution". When using this method, plants do without soil, are in a substrate that serves as a support for the root system and receive the necessary nutrients from the solution.

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Planting and caring for honeysuckle in the Moscow region: tips and advice from experts Miscellanea

Planting and caring for honeysuckle in the Moscow region: tips and advice from experts

Honeysuckle has long been a frequent guest in the gardens of the Moscow region. It easily tolerates the cold winters of this area, yields earlier than other fruit crops and adorns the site with delightful flowering. Planting and caring for honeysuckle in the Moscow region does not require much effort from the gardener. The main thing is to choose the right variety and study the recommendations for growing a shrub.

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Raspberry remontant. Part 4 Miscellanea

Raspberry remontant. Part 4

Raspberry remontant: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5, part 6 Technology of growing remontant raspberries Choosing a place Unlike ordinary raspberries, remontant raspberries have increased requirements for sunlight, warmth and soil fertility, therefore, the correct choice of place for planting and pre-planting soil preparation.

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Description, useful properties and contraindications of turnip Miscellanea

Description, useful properties and contraindications of turnip

Since ancient times, our ancestors used many vegetables not only for food, but also as medicines for various diseases. The common turnip, which contains a varied amount of trace elements, vitamins and other useful substances, was especially appreciated. We will analyze its useful properties and contraindications in this article.

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