How To Grow And Care For A Japanese Maple Tree

How To Grow And Care For A Japanese Maple Tree
The Japanese maple (Acer palmatum) is known for its small, delicate leaves with pointy lobes that spread outward like fingers on a palm. These leaves turn fabulous shades of orange, red or purple in autumn. These trees can tolerate shade but hot, full sun can reportedly lessen their lifespan. If you want to enhance the... 
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Landscaping Idea: DIY Spilled Flower Pot

Landscaping Idea: DIY Spilled Flower Pot
In landscaping and garden design, creating a focal point is important, it makes your garden more lively. For this, spilled flower pot is a gorgeous idea. You can create an astonishing waterfall like appearance from flowers. Pick a spot which receive shade in afternoon and you want more focus on. In the middle of your... 
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How To Grow And Care For Guava Bonsai

How To Grow And Care For Guava Bonsai
Guava tree becomes an excellent bonsai and doesn’t require too much care or maintenance. The guava is a tropical plant and therefore, it should be placed outdoors on a location that is sunny. If you live in a temperate region keep your guava bonsai indoors in winter. Use good quality bonsai soil mix composed of... 
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10 Smart And Easy Seed Starting tips

10 Smart And Easy Seed Starting tips
Few gardening pursuits are as rewarding as growing your own plants from seed. Don’t know how to do that right? Keep records to allow for better planning. Record when seeds are sown, the germination date and success rate, and when seedlings are ready for transplanting each year. Store seed properly to maintain viability. To maintain... 
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Smart Gardening Tool For Newbie Urban Gardeners

Smart Gardening Tool For Newbie Urban Gardeners
If you are a newbie gardener, this seed dispenser–gardening tool-app is right what you need! The user purchases a themed starter kit complete with the seed dispensing tool, growing instructions, three medium-sized pots, potting mix, a themed set of seed compartments, and even recipes for post-cultivation cooking. The seed dispenser tool not only guides users... 
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DIY Highly Productive Herb Spiral Garden

DIY Highly Productive Herb Spiral Garden
The herb spiral is a nature-inspired vertical garden design that is highly productive and energy efficient. It allows you to stack plants in a pyramid to maximize space – a practical and attractive solution. You’ll need cardboard, a long stake, organic matter, compost, rock minerals and organic fertilizer, mulch, herb seedlings; (optional) pond materials and... 
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How To Save Lily Bulbs In The Winter

How To Save Lily Bulbs In The Winter
Container grown lilies are simple to save until the next bloom period. Cut off spent flowers and allow the greenery to die back. Diminish watering as the plant begins to go dormant. Once all the foliage has died back, dig up the bulbs and separate any that have split into offsets. Offsets are new bulbs... 
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How To Control Boxwood Shrub Pests

How To Control Boxwood Shrub Pests
Boxwoods are small evergreen shrubs that are commonly seen utilized as hedges and border plants. The most detrimental pest of boxwoods is the boxwood leafminer. Both adults and their larvae cause serious damage to the boxwood foliage in the form of blistering and discoloration. Controlling boxwood leafminer insects begins with selecting a more resistant variety... 
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5 Tips On Caring For Houseplants In The Winter

5 Tips On Caring For Houseplants In The Winter
Indoor plants, whether they are year round houseplants or plants you brought inside to over-winter, face several challenges. Want to know how to keep them happy? Adjust your watering routine. Indoor plants need less water during the winter. Keep in mind that different plants have different water needs; that remains as true in winter as... 
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How To Grow A Lemon Tree In A Pot

How To Grow A Lemon Tree In A Pot
Tangy and sour, lemon adds flavor in every cuisine, let’s grow one in a pot! Choose a pot that is 25% bigger than root ball of the plant. Clay pot is ideal because unlike plastic it is porous and evaporates water from sides, this helps lemon tree to grow well as it dislikes being water... 
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