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It's easy to get sidetracked this time of year by the explosion of activity in the landscape, but you don't want to lose sight of the similar happenings with indoor plants. Most of the tropicals that you grow indoors will benefit from the longer days and increased light levels available during the warmer months.

Once nighttime temperatures reach 55 degrees or above consistently, it...

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Grow Plants Outdoors with the Pot-in-Pot Method

Hit up the link below for more pot-in-pot planting tips and tricks. Spring is around the corner. When you're ready to start working on your garden, this pot-in-pot method of growing outdoor plants can save you time and money, and also gives you the ...

Early summer for outdoor plants in the desert

The temperatures in El Paso, TX are heating up, already in the 90’s. The outdoors landscape and growing plant life will need the care to weather the heat. To surround the outdoors with native plants of the environment will help in the dry and ...

Virginia native plants: Rattlesnake plaintain blooms June-August

Also known as Jewel Orchid, this small plant -- rattlesnake plantain, or Goodyera pubescens -- produces basal rosettes of distinctive silvery-veined foliage which persist through the winter. A dense stalk 6-10 inches tall carries a column of ...

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Something to remember: Not all plants thrive inside Watching one's favorite flowers and other plants succumb to freezing temperatures is disturbing. So how does one overcome this conundrum? Simple: Continue the growing season indoors. Perhaps you, like me, have carried a number of plants indoors to care

Easygoing houseplants require minimal care I was furious with him, more so because he might have damaged my plant than for having an illegal substance in our room. Currently the tree is over 6 feet tall. The dozen or so houseplants I have today are not too demanding. I spend so much time on my

Cook: All of life is interconnected in a grand sequence With every breath I take and every food I swallow, I feel something so powerful it makes gratitude seem frail by comparison. Somewhere, out there, some plants made my life possible because they contain chloroplasts, which possess both chlorophyll and

How to keep holiday plants and your lawn fresh this winter Instead, use one of the alternative de-icers, such as magnesium chloride, calcium chloride or potassium chloride. Or a blend of some or all of those; blends are good. Just be sure to read labels carefully — that no-good rock salt may be hiding behind

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