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Cycas - Cycadaceae - How to care for and grow Cycas plants Various

Cycas - Cycadaceae - How to care for and grow Cycas plants

HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS CAS Page 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 -7 -8 - 9 RESULTS OBTAINED BY OUR READERS Photos sent by Ariano, Ragusa (Sicily) These are cycas seeds planted on May 1, 2010 . Here is the result as of 1 October 2010. Page 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 -7 -8 - 9

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Peony: the meaning of the peony flower -elicriso.it Various

Peony: the meaning of the peony flower -elicriso.it

LANGUAGE AND MEANING OF FLOWERS AND PLANTS PEONIA Paeoniaspp. (Family Paeoniaceae) Legend has it that the term peony derives from Peone, son of Aesculapius (or Asclepius, father of medicine according to Greek mythology). One day Hades called Peone to his bedside because he had been wounded by Hercules while he was in the underworld to capture Cerberus.

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Secular olive tree Various

Secular olive tree

Question: Secular olive tree Hi, thank you for answering my questions. A week ago we moved the centuries-old olive trees for the second time, and c & 39; e & 39; a last question that I would like to ask you: during the move you are and & 39; detached the bark from the trunks in various places and I wanted to know if it is a serious thing and what I can do to remedy it.

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Olive tree pruning Various

Olive tree pruning

Description Olive pruning is one of the cultivation practices most implemented by farmers to increase fruit production. The olive tree is a cultivable tree plant native to the Middle Eastern areas and now widespread in various areas of Europe, including Italy, France and Spain, although Italian production clearly exceeds that of France and Spain.

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Lithops - Aizoaceae - How to care for, grow and flower Lithops plants Various

Lithops - Aizoaceae - How to care for, grow and flower Lithops plants

HOW TO CULTIVATE AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS LITHOPS Lithops are living stones or living stones as they are more often called.They are true masterpieces of adaptation of nature to the impervious living conditions of desert areas. Page 1 - 2 BOTANICAL CLASSIFICATION CaryophyllalesFamily: AizoaceaeGenus: LithopsSpecies: see the paragraph «Main species» GENERAL FEATURESThe genus Lithops, belonging to the Aizoaceae family, includes a very large group of perennial succulents also known as living stones as they resemble real desert stones.

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Toru Iwaya - Artist - Works Various

Toru Iwaya - Artist - Works

ART AND ENVIRONMENT Toru Iwaya, the works STYLE: LANDSCAPE Green of May Original title: Verte De Mai - Green of May Year: 1985 Dimensions: 10.6 x 10.1 cm Print run: 90 pieces, numbered and signed Technique: etching, 4 plates used for printing (destroyed after la stampa) If you would like more information, write to Toru Iwaya (sales @ mail.

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The great winter drought periods of more than thirty days Various

The great winter drought periods of more than thirty days

The great winter drought periods of more than thirty days Data are obtained from the site of the Prealpine Geophysical Center Meteorological Statistics. when there is a long period of drought in the winter months, moreover characterized by remarkably low temperatures for our latitudes, it is logical to ask: what are the causes of this exceptionality?

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Pteris - Polypodiaceae - Cultivation of the Pteris fern Various

Pteris - Polypodiaceae - Cultivation of the Pteris fern

HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS The genus Pteris belongs to that group of plants that are commonly called FERNS includes species that are very popular and widespread in our apartments. »GENERAL FEATURES The genus Pteris belongs to that group of plants that are commonly called FERN.

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Peony: the meaning of the peony flower -elicriso.it Various

Peony: the meaning of the peony flower -elicriso.it

LANGUAGE AND MEANING OF FLOWERS AND PLANTS PEONIAPaeoniaspp. (Family Paeoniaceae) Legend has it that the term peony derives from Peone, son of Aesculapius (or Asclepius, father of medicine according to Greek mythology). One day Hades called Peone to his bedside because he had been wounded by Hercules while he was in the underworld to capture Cerberus.

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White Chestnut Bach flower Various

White Chestnut Bach flower

BACH FLOWERS That is FLORITERAPIAWHITE CHESTNUTE (WHITE HORSE CHESTNUT) The Bach flower remedy White Chestnut is for people who work too much mentally and therefore cannot relax thinking about rethinking and making a thousand reasonings between themselves. Bach: White Chestnut Common name in Italian: white horse chestnut Scientific name: Aesculus hippocastanum (Family Hippocastanaceae) FOR WHO IT IS & 39; THIS REMEDY The Bach White Chestnut flower in flower therapy is for those people who have unwanted constant thoughts that do not allow you to focus on work, on everyday life, as they buzz in the brain in an obsessive way.

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Episcia - Gesneriaceae - How to care for and grow Episcia plants Various

Episcia - Gesneriaceae - How to care for and grow Episcia plants

HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR EPISCIAL PLANTS Episcia are small stoloniferous plants very cultivated because they form real turf, very attractive as they have been selected cultivars and hybrids that produce leaves with very pleasant colors. : Lamiales Family: Gesneriaceae Genus: Episcia Species: see the paragraph «Main species» GENERAL FEATURES The genus Episcia, belonging to the large family of Gesneriacea, includes evergreen plants native to the tropical forests of central-southern America.

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Elisa Nesi - Her works Various

Elisa Nesi - Her works

ART AND ENVIRONMENT Elisa Nesi, the works and you wish to publish your works on this site, write to the address write @ elicriso.

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How to water orchids and how much humidity they need to have Various

How to water orchids and how much humidity they need to have

OUR FRIENDS ORCHIDS AND WATERING AND HUMIDITY '39; OF ORCHIDS Phronitis acoensis (Courtesy of Adelindo Giuliani) Importance of the environment for the health and watering of orchids To understand how an appropriate environment is fundamental for the health of our plants, one must always think about their place of origin.

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Cycas problems: the expert responds on Cycas diseases Various

Cycas problems: the expert responds on Cycas diseases

L& 39;AGRONOMO RISPONDE SU COME COLTIVARE E CURARE LE PIANTEGERMINAZIONE SEMI DI CYCASQUESITO DI MATTHEWVi avevo inviato circa 6-7 mesi fa le foto dei semi appena germinati (pubblicatia questa pagina- ndr)...Adesso Vi invio le foto dei semi di mesi 11, e vorrei per favore, quando possibile,sapere se la loro crescita sia regolare.

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Slavic pagan environment or Slavic-Russian paganism Various

Slavic pagan environment or Slavic-Russian paganism

The pagan-Slavic-Russian environment Note 1 by Aldo C. Marturano Pages 1 -2-3 Migrations were a fairly frequent event still in the 7th-8th centuries AD, but, while the West was impressed by the Germanic ones to such an extent as to label them as Barbarian Invasions in a much more frightened than derogatory tone, the later Slavic ones were suffered and endured in their progressive impacts only by the Eastern Empire and totally underestimated in the rest of Europe.

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Carcharodon carcharias - Great white shark Various

Carcharodon carcharias - Great white shark

White sharks are the animals that in the collective imagination represent a perfect killing machine ... but will it be so? : white shark GENERAL DATA Body length: 3.5 - 7.5 m Weight: 2700 - 3200 kg Average life span: 30 years Sexual maturity males 3.5 - 4 m (10 years); females 4.5 - 5 meters (12-18 years ) HABITAT AND GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION The great white shark, scientific name Carcharodon carcharias of the Lamnidae family, is an animal that lives in a large area: from 60 ° north longitude to 60 ° south longitude, preferring however temperate waters with surface temperatures between 10-20 ° C.

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Castor: medicinal properties, method of use and benefits Various

Castor: medicinal properties, method of use and benefits

RICINORicinus communis (family Euphorbiaceae) GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS The castor oil, whose scientific name is Ricinus communis L., belongs to the Euphorbiaceae family. It is an imposing plant native to Africa and India that we find cultivated in the gardens of the southern regions for its incredible beauty.

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Birch Various

Birch

What is it? Birch is a tree with very ancient origins (it already existed 30 million years ago) that can reach a height of 30 meters. It grows away from wooded areas and colonized by other species. It belongs to the Betulaceae family and the full name is Betula Alba L., also called white birch.

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Transpiration of plants - How transpiration occurs Various

Transpiration of plants - How transpiration occurs

PLANTS: HOW THEY LIVE AND HOW THEY ARE PLANT BREATHING Transpiration is another very important function performed by the leaves and concerns almost all the water absorbed by the roots which, once it reaches the leaves, is expelled as water vapor through particular openings called stomata. which open and close according to the greater or lesser need of the plant to transpire.

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