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 How to Prepare Gloxinia for Winter to Get Vigorous Summer Blooms

How to Prepare Gloxinia for Winter to Get Vigorous Summer Blooms

This beauty from the world of flowers requires a special attitude towards herself. Previously, not all growers knew that the inhabitant of the tropics, gloxinia, sheds leaves for the winter and waits out a period of dormancy in the form of a tuber, which is why this flower sometimes turned out to be thrown away. Now everything is different. We know that winter peace is needed, but what is the right way to provide it?

Himalayan blue poppy - Sow, plant, care -

Himalayan blue poppy - Sow, plant, care -

Himalayan blue poppy for cool soils and mild climates The Himalayan blue poppy has an unfavorable reputation, it is even considered "difficult to grow". In reality, this is not the case, but the plant has some requirements: a cool soil, a humid atmosphere, a mild climate, a non-calcareous soil or too heavy ... Add to that the mollusks love its young grow and we better assess why there are some pitfalls to avoid before its beautiful blue flowers embellish your garden.

Nikolay Ivanovich Vavilov

Nikolay Ivanovich Vavilov

"Our life is short - we must hurry" These words became the motto of the great Soviet scientist Nikolai Ivanovich Vavilov. who made a huge contribution to the development of Russian and world agricultural science.

Duration of Bach flower treatment

Duration of Bach flower treatment

FLOWER THERAPY FLOWER THERAPY DURATION OF THE TREATMENT WITH FLOWERS OF BACH Original photograph courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service / Dr. Thomas Barnes According to the indications of Edwars Bach there is no minimum or maximum duration of treatment with Bach Flowers as it is the individual who decides it based on his pathology and the progress he makes.

Growing quince: tips for gardeners

Growing quince: tips for gardeners

The history of quince has more than four millennia. The Caucasus is considered the birthplace of quince. Here it is widespread in the wild: it grows on the banks of rivers, glades and forest edges, and rises into the mountains to a level of 1400 meters. Its habitat is also Northern Iran, Asia, Australia, America, the African continent in temperate latitudes.

Can You Plant Kalanchoe Outdoors?

Can You Plant Kalanchoe Outdoors?

Kalanchoes are pretty, low-maintenance, perennial, succulent plants that bear bunches of small blossoms on branching bracts. They are typically grown indoors, but can be placed outside whenever temperatures are warm enough or if winter temperatures don& 39;t get low enough to harm them. Grown indoors or outdoors, Kalanchoes still need bright light, dry periods between watering and room to spread their root system.