22 Best Trees For Bonsai And How To Care For Them

22 Best Trees For Bonsai And How To Care For Them
Bonsai is a Japanese art form using trees grown in containers, and all the trees are small. If you want to create such a composition, today’s roundup is for you, these plants are perfect for bonsai. Japanese Maple. The Japanese Maple prefers a sunny, airy position but during great midday heat it should be placed... 
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How To Grow And Care For Cilantro In A Pot

How To Grow And Care For Cilantro In A Pot
Cilantro is a highly aromatic herb that is used to enhance the flavor of many South-East Asian and Mexican cuisines and as a dressing to improve the appearance of meal served. Some people consider that growing it is difficult but we don’t agree with that, you just need some smart tips. How To Grow Cilantro... 
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How To Grow Petunias That Will Bloom All Summer

How To Grow Petunias That Will Bloom All Summer
Petunias are one of the most popular garden bedding flowers. Most varieties will bloom throughout the summer, except in extreme heat. Although some species of petunia are tropical perennials, today’s hybrids are usually grown as annuals, so hardiness zones aren’t a factor in growing them. Most varieties prefer full sun, but in the heat of... 
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How To Grow Trees In Containers Easily

How To Grow Trees In Containers Easily
Planting trees in containers is becoming more popular, especially in landscapes with little or no outside space. You don’t need a large piece of property to grow a tree. If you have a porch, patio, or balcony, you can grow a tree in large container. Container-grown trees can be used to frame entryways or to... 
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How To Grow Cucumbers Of All Shapes And Sizes

How To Grow Cucumbers Of All Shapes And Sizes
Cucumbers like a slightly acidic to neutral soil pH of about 5.5 to 7.0. Cucumbers are easily direct-seeded in the garden. You can find cucumber seedlings, but they transplant best when still young. Cucumbers are heat lovers. Plants both seeds and plants after all danger of frost. Allow the soil to warm and dry out... 
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How To Design A Herb Garden Yourself

How To Design A Herb Garden Yourself
A well-designed herb garden is a thing of beauty that will serve you well for years to come. The first thing you need to do is find a sunny, well-drained, location in your yard. Although there are some herbs that do well in the shade, most herbs prefer plenty of sunlight to keep them happy.... 
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How To Grow Shallots In Your Vegetable Garden

How To Grow Shallots In Your Vegetable Garden
Shallots have a mild, subtle onion flavor that makes them very popular with chefs. How can you grow it yourself? You can cut some of the green tops to use as green onions, but leave some to feed the plants. Fall planted shallots will be ready to harvest early the following summer. Spring planted shallots should... 
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How To Grow And Care For Aloe Vera

How To Grow And Care For Aloe Vera
Aloe vera is a very useful plant: if you burn yourself that soothing fresh gel contained in the leaves is right there waiting for you. Here are some tips for growing and taking care of it. In the garden, you want your Aloe vera to get 2 or 3 hours of sun a day. Indoors,... 
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6 Fresh Ways To Grow Plants In Small Spaces

6 Fresh Ways To Grow Plants In Small Spaces
Don’t have enough space for gardening? Here are some cool and fresh ways to grow some plants even if you think you don’t have place for it! Pouches. Made from recycled plastic bottles, the pockets are filled with soil, planted, and hung. Greenery keeps hydrated and water doesn’t leak because the pockets are lined with... 
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How To Grow Your Own Cutting Garden

How To Grow Your Own Cutting Garden
It’s such a delight to see flowers blooming in the garden, it’s often hard to cut them to bring indoors. That’s the beauty of a designated cutting garden. Find an out of the way sunny spot in your yard, somewhere that guests won’t notice, and fill it with plants that are grown to be cut.... 
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