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Dwarf Plumeria - Plant Information and Care

Dwarf Plumeria - Plant Information and Care

There are few true dwarf plumeria plants in existence. The best example of a dwarf plumeria plant is the Dwarf Singapore Pink. Origins of the plant are unknown, despite its Singapore name. The dwarf plumeria is rumored to be the only plumeria able to bloom indoors, giving this plant a range of locat......[Read More]
Worm Farming Profits

Worm Farming Profits

Can you make a profit at worm farming?Worm farming has very low start up costs and can be very profitable.......[Read More]
Reasons Behind Hiring A Cleaning Company That Provides Green Cleaning Service For House & Workplace

Reasons Behind Hiring A Cleaning Company That Provides Green Cleaning Service For House & Workplace

A good cleaning job requires lots of effort and time and if you have busy and hectic schedule, then you may be unable to do it.One thing which you can do for keeping your workplace and home tidy without wasting your effort and time, is to avail the service of a cleaning company. ......[Read More]
How to Design an Evening Garden

How to Design an Evening Garden

To those who work all day, a garden is a peaceful refuge from the whirl of meetings, deadlines and hard-edged high technology. Why not design your garden to shine its brightest when you have the time to appreciate it: at dusk and beyond?......[Read More]
The Problem With Traditional Vegetable Gardening?

The Problem With Traditional Vegetable Gardening?

Traditional vegetable gardens require an enormous amount of hard work and attention - weeding, feeding and strict planting schedules. There is also the problem of seasonality, allowing beds to rest during the cooler months producing nothing at all. Then we are told to plant green manure crops, add i......[Read More]
How to Make Cement Garden Decorations

How to Make Cement Garden Decorations

Concrete pavers are simple and beautiful decorations that you and your family can make for your garden. You'll need to find the perfect molds for your pavers and choose the materials you want for decorating them. Then get creative! All of your family members can make one or more of these beautiful ......[Read More]
Mediterranean bulbs and dry gardens

Mediterranean bulbs and dry gardens

The owners of Le Domaine aux Quat'Saisons (A Jewel in the Languedoc - France Magazine) now let you into some of the secrets of their success in creating a oasis of colour throughout the year ... ......[Read More]
How to Propagate Borage

How to Propagate Borage

Borage is a small flowering herb that has wrinkly, grayish-green leaves and bright blue or purple flowers. Borage is used in salads and stews for cooking and is also used for medicinal purposes. Borage is used to create compost and even as a face cream. The plant originally comes from the Middle Eas......[Read More]
Choosing The Right Orchid Pots - An Important Decision

Choosing The Right Orchid Pots - An Important Decision

For the continued healthy growth of orchids a good plant pot is of utmost importance. Choosing the right pot will definitely boost your orchid plants optimum growth and flowering productivity. Basically the orchid pot to choose depends on the specific orchid type and its growing needs. Different orc......[Read More]
Salix Purpurea Planting Instructions

Salix Purpurea Planting Instructions

Salix Purpurea, also known as the purple osier willow, is a deciduous shrub that grows to approximately 3 to 10 feet in height, with a matching width spread. The salix purpurea produces purple flowers that bloom in the spring, complementing the blue-green foliage that turns golden in the fall. The p......[Read More]
Gourmet Collection Serves Up a Selection of Favourite Kitchen House Plants

Gourmet Collection Serves Up a Selection of Favourite Kitchen House Plants

Many hours are spent cooking, eating, washing dishes or chatting and drinking coffee, so it's vital that your kitchen is a bright, cheerful and welcoming place. What better than houseplants to soften the clinical appearance of stainless steel sinks and ceramic tiles or to blend with the warming......[Read More]
Mulch and Feed Your Gardens For Free

Mulch and Feed Your Gardens For Free

In Today's throwaway society, there is absolutely no need to go out and purchase mulch material for your garden, unless it is for the particular aesthetic appearance, "The Look",sake of the mulch material. ......[Read More]
How Safe are Coffee Grounds, in the Garden?

How Safe are Coffee Grounds, in the Garden?

Are coffee grounds safe to use in the garden? There are many questions about what coffee grounds do or don't do for plants. Here are some answers.......[Read More]
DIY Garden Landscaping

DIY Garden Landscaping

Garden landscaping is both an art and a science, according to horticulturalist Dewayne Ingram at the University of Florida. What form your garden landscape will take depends largely on what function you want your landscape to perform. Whether you are landscaping with shrubs, flowers or fruit trees, ......[Read More]
Orchids Plus More Newsletter- December, 2004

Orchids Plus More Newsletter- December, 2004

New Orchids addedSpecials for DecemberHow And When To PrunePicture Perfect Orchid for December......[Read More]
What Is the Difference Between 12-12-12 Fertilizer & 13-13-13?

What Is the Difference Between 12-12-12 Fertilizer & 13-13-13?

Walk into any garden center and you're met with shelves of fertilizers, all promising you beautiful, lush gardens. The choice can be overwhelming. The most important information on any fertilizer package, however, is the N-P-K number, which indicates how much of the three major elements that plants ......[Read More]
Night Jasmine - Get Thousands of Fragrant Blooms From the Night Blooming Jasmine Plant

Night Jasmine - Get Thousands of Fragrant Blooms From the Night Blooming Jasmine Plant

The night blooming jasmine naturally thrives in tropical areas of North And South America and West Indies. Zones 8-11 are where the plant will experience the best growth and blooms. It grows best in......[Read More]
How to Make Your Own Potting Compost

How to Make Your Own Potting Compost

Yard debris and food waste represent just over one-fourth of the municipal solid waste stream, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Instead of sending your share to the landfill, put it to work in your yard, garden, flower beds and flower pots. Composting produces a rich, pow......[Read More]
What You Must Know About An Aeroponic Cloner

What You Must Know About An Aeroponic Cloner

An aeroponic cloner allows avid gardeners to grow plant lifestyle in the absence of soil utilizing only water and nutrient solutions. The roots will develop in substances including coconut husk, mineral wool, gravel or perlite. The method is utilised to grow hydroponics. In the eighteenth century it......[Read More]
Organic Rose Gardening - Care For Your Roses Safely

Organic Rose Gardening - Care For Your Roses Safely

Do you have a rose garden, or you're planning one, and you're considering using organic products to keep your roses gorgeous and healthy? Organic rose gardening is not only fairly simple, it's inexpensive. It will also allow you to garden without harming your family, your pets, or any......[Read More]