Many of us have heard more than once about the excellent taste of eggplants, about their vitamin benefits and multiple recipes for dishes from this amazing vegetable, which almost no person will refuse. But the approach of cold weather makes many housewives seriously think about how to preserve eggplants in the winter season.
By: Teo SpenglerCherries fall into two categories: sweet cherries and sour or acidic cherries. While some people enjoy eating acidic cherries fresh from the tree, the fruit is more often used for jams, jellies and pies. English Morello cherries are sour cherries, ideal for cooking, jams and even making liquors.
Among lovers of tinkering in the beds, the tomato litter Rotkapphen, which means "little red riding hood", is beginning to be very popular. The bush, according to its characteristics, is a standard bush, known for its early ripening of fruits. According to the description, Red Riding Hood tomatoes have a good taste and universal application.
Growing Fine Fescue: Learn About The Care And Uses For Fine FescueBy Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistLawns in cool areas with plenty of shade will benefit from a turf sown with fine fescue. What is fine fescue? Learn more about this grass and how to grow it in the article that follows. Click here for more information.
Gas boilers are a very popular solution in places where there is access to a centralized gas supply. To ensure reliable and efficient heating of a house with a gas boiler, it is necessary to choose the right material for the chimney and carry out its installation in accordance with accepted standards. In this case, mistakes must not be made, since they will lead to a deterioration in draft, therefore, combustion products will not be completely removed, which will negatively affect the efficiency of the boiler.
In countries with a warm climate, ampelous petunia is a fairly common plant - it descends in multi-colored waterfalls along the walls of hotels, hangs with bright voluminous caps at the entrance doors, frames windows and balconies with lush flowering. but it is still possible if you know the main secrets of its cultivation and choose the right varieties.
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Apple-tree homeCultural featuresThe genus apple-tree unites about 30 wild species growing in light woodlands of the temperate zone of the Northern Hemisphere. One of these species - the forest apple (Malus silvestris Mill.) - with the additional involvement of 8-10 other species in the process of spontaneous and then purposeful hybridization, was the main progenitor of the domestic apple (Malus domestica Borkh.
By: Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious GardenSaddle shoes and poodle skirts. Letterman jackets and duck tail haircuts. Soda fountains, drive-ins and rock-n-roll. These were just some of the classic fads of the 1950’s. But what about gardens? While most 50’s style gardens and yards were filled “all things tacky,” you can recreate a style of your own using some retro garden ideas from way back when.
La pianta del giglioIl giacinto è una bulbosa originaria dell& 39;Europa e dell& 39;Asia e che gradisce molto il clima temperato, questa pianta fiorita si coltiva con facilità davvero estrema sia in giardini ed aiuole, dunque in esterno, che in interno, ed è inoltre una delle bulbose dalla più facile reperibilità che ci siano in commercio attualmente.
By: Jackie CarrollPecan trees are native to the United States, where they thrive in southern locations with long growing seasons. Just one tree will produce plenty of nuts for a large family and provide deep shade that will make hot, southern summers a little more bearable. However, growing pecan trees in small yards isn’t practical because the trees are large and there are no dwarf varieties.
Thus, the steel barbecue is made entirely of this material, which today has become a rather predominant part of the world of design. It allows for easy cleaning, although it is always recommended not to leave it dirty for a long time as it would take a long time to clean it. The steel barbecue can have different sizes, and is also used in the catering sector.
Anyone who loves small tomatoes will be intrigued by this short variety. Tomato rocket is characterized by unpretentious care and disease resistance. It can be grown not only in greenhouse conditions and unprotected soil, but also on the balcony of a city apartment. A description of the characteristics of this variety, as well as the growing rules will help you decide on the choice in favor of the rocket tomato.
Lovers of home ornamental plants grow various exotic plants such as lemons, persimmons, pomegranates, bananas, murayu, feijoa, pineapples, avocados, including the fig tree, or rather figs. Naturally, it will not be possible to completely solve the problem of providing the population with overseas fruits, but partially - it is quite possible.
By: Heather RhoadesGrowing potatoes in your garden can be lots of fun. With the variety of types and colors available, planting potatoes can add interest to your garden. Learn how to grow potatoes and when to plant potatoes in your yard with these simple steps.When to Plant PotatoesWhen growing potato plants (Solanum tuberosum), it is important to keep in mind that potatoes are cool weather vegetables.
By: Mary Ellen EllisCitrus fruits, most often navel oranges and lemons, can be damaged by a disease called stylar end rot or black rot. Protect your citrus crop by creating an environment for healthy fruit to develop.What is Stylar End Rot?Stylar end rot is also called black rot in navel oranges, but is also sometimes referred to as Alternaria rot.
La rosa teaLa rosa tea è un arbusto perenne originario della Cina, con portamento cespuglioso che può raggiungere un’altezza di due metri, presenta foglie caduche. Ha molti rami eretti che andando verso l’altro diventano ricadenti. Tronco e rami hanno molte spine che servono per difendere la pianta. Le foglie disposte in maniera alterna sono formate da cinque a nove altre piccole foglioline che possono avere forma di lancia oppure ovale e presentano un contorno seghettato; sono munite di picciolo, la parte superiore ha un colore verde scuro mentre quella inferiore un verde più scolorito.
Air (Acorus) - care, photos, types The usual habitat is along river banks and on the banks of other reservoirs with silty soil in the Caucasus, in Central Asia and Siberia, in European Russia.
Autumn is the time for harvesting and canning. Every year, after collecting beets at my summer cottage, I prepare borsch dressing from them. She really helps me out in the winter. And this year I made traditional preparations. But there are still a lot of beets left. There were also such fruits that they are not suitable for long-term storage.
By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterMany of us are familiar with cyclamen as a charming florist’s plant that brightens up the indoor environment during the gloomy winter months. What we may not realize, however, is that cyclamen, a cousin to the cheery little primrose, is actually native to the Mediterranean and surrounding areas.