Agrotechnology for growing super-large-fruited strawberries In the fourth year after planting, the bushes grow above the knee, on some bushes there are more than 100 berries! The root system is more than 1 meter deep and more than 1 meter wide. The root system of the mustache reaches 80 cm in length! Flower-stalks as thick as a cigarette, sheets from the palm of your hand, one person will not embrace a bush.
If you don’t water your plants, they will die. It’s a very simple fact. However, they deteriorate also if you water them too much. Their compost becomes soggy and airless, so the roots of the plant suffocate. You want to set your goal of watering to providing your plants with adequate water only when they need it.
By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenGrowing a Bishop’s Cap (Astrophytum myriostigma) is fun, easy, and a great addition to your cactus collection.What is Bishop’s Cap Cactus?Spineless with a globular to cylindrical stem, this cactus grows in the shape of a star. It is native to mountainous regions of northern and central Mexico, and has easily found its way across the border to gain popularity in the U.
The choice of perennial and annual flowers for a meadow lawn What is a meadow lawn An important element of the garden area is the lawn. It forms the landscape, creates a favorable microclimate and is pleasing to the eye. If you want to host the Queen of England in your garden, then the parterre lawn is suitable for you.
PLANTS: HOW THEY LIVE AND HOW THEY ARE MADE PISTILLO The gynoecium or pistil is the set of female organs of a flower.It is formed following the transformation of leaves called carpels. It is made up of three parts: OVARY: it can be considered as a container formed by the carpellar leaves that enclose the ovarian cavity inside which there is a placenta in which the OVULI (female gametophyte) containing the female cells are inserted by means of a funicular cord. (which will have to be fertilized by the male cells to generate a new plant).
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistBeans may be vined or bushy and come in several sizes and colors. They are primarily a warm season vegetable that is best grown in spring but can also be started for a late summer harvest in some temperate zones. Growing beans in containers is also useful for early starting where soil temperatures remain too cool for in-ground potting.
By: Jackie CarrollIf you’re looking for a dense, deciduous vine to cover a wall or trellis, climb a tree, or hide landscape problems such as stumps and boulders, you should consider Boston ivy (Parthenocissus tricuspidata). These sturdy vines grow to lengths of 30 feet (9 m.) and give complete coverage to almost anything.
This disease is found in any region, but it is most common in the foothills of the North Caucasus, in the territories of western Ukraine, in Belarus, the Baltic states. This problem is also encountered in the regions of the Russian non-black earth zone, in the western regions of Siberia. And if there are heavy rains on the days when the grains are poured, get ready to fight this problem.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistIf you are a fan of the group of plums called “gages,” you will love Golden Transparent gage plums. Their classic “gage” flavor is enhanced with almost candy-like sweetness. Golden Transparent gage trees prefer warmer conditions than European plums and produce smaller but very flavorful fruit whose flavors come out in hot temperatures.
At first, asparagus beans did not become widespread in the garden plots of amateurs. But it’s completely in vain. Over time, people realized that the delicate pods of this variety could find more use in cooking than simple varieties. Although its ripe fruits are tougher, the pods do not contain parchment walls and hard fibers.
Pineapple Harvesting: Tips For Picking Pineapple FruitsBy Amy GrantI have a devil of a time picking the ripest fruit when I?m at the grocers. How about picking pineapple fruits from homegrown plants? How do you know when to pick a pineapple and how to harvest a pineapple plant? Click here for more info.
Red bird cherry is a rather rare culture in our country that is worth paying attention to. The plant will appeal to gardeners, lovers of landscape design and unusual culinary preparations. The medicinal properties of the fruits will be useful for many diseases or simply for the prevention of the body. Composition of the fruits of the red bird cherry - the popular name of the culture, which appeared due to the acquisition of purple leaves at the end of the growing season.
Peach mites are a great danger for this tree and for the other fruit trees that make up your garden. Specifically, the peach tree is a tree that requires special care and attention to grow luxuriantly and give you satisfying fruit both from a quantitative and qualitative point of view.
By: Amy GrantCatnip,Nepeta cataria, is a hardy perennialherb that will drive your feline friends wild. It is a no-fuss, easy-to-growmember of the mint family that requires little maintenance. What about pruningcatnip plants though? Is cutting back catnip necessary? Read on to find outabout pruning catnip plants and, if need be, how to prune catnip.
The medicinal plant yarrow has been known to folk medicine for more than one century. They were saved from wounds by Roman legionnaires, and later by shop workers. It was used for performing magic rituals and ancient rituals. Today, ornamental varieties of this plant adorn gardens and front gardens of summer cottages and private estates.
Science came to the aid of gardeners and gardeners. Scientists have determined which substances (phytohormones) stimulate the development of vegetable and flower crops and have developed a technology for the production of synthetic analogs. The effect of the use of hormonal stimulants is the acceleration of growth and fruiting, an increase in yield and its quality.
Tulip - a messenger of spring Amateur floriculture has received wide development in our country. We get great pleasure admiring the flowers, but it is even more pleasant if these flowers are grown with our own hands. That is why the ranks of amateur flower growers are constantly replenishing, striving to turn every piece of land into a blooming meadow.
Climbing plants save space in the garden by growing vertically. Most gardeners have had one or more climbing plants in the garden that have tendrils. What are tendrils for? Tendrils on vine plants help the plant ascend much like a rock climber who needs hand and foot holds to scale up a mountain.While climbing is the main purpose of tendrils, they may also have some negative consequences as well.
Growing potatoes in Dutch is a technique that takes into account every little thing. When planting according to this technology, up to 250-300 kg of tubers are harvested from a hundred. new ways: Chinese; technology developed by Jacob Meatlider, Ph.D. in Agriculture, USA; the method of Galina Aleksandrovna Kizima, who spent her childhood in a working village in the South Urals.
How we equip our summer cottage For the sixth year - in spring and summer, autumn and winter, we are equipping our eight acres. And although perfection is still far away, a lot has already been done. Our garden is buried in flowers in warm weather. Flowerbeds blaze with a bright carpet from spring to autumn, flowers shimmer in the wind with all the colors of the rainbow.