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How To Properly Prune Tomatoes

One of the most often overlooked growing practices is pruning tomatoes. Before you start clipping, you’ll need to know what type of tomato you are growing. There are two types, indeterminate and determinate. Indeterminate tomatoes are those that have a leaf bud as the apical meristem. This means the plant will continue to grow taller Read More…

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How To Grow A Lemon Tree From Cutting

Lemon trees add beauty to yards and porches and furthermore supply tart, delicate yellow fruit. They propagate well from cuttings, in spite of the fact that the subsequent tree may do not have a similar infection resistance found in commercially grown lemon trees, which are typically grafted. Developing lemon cuttings is easy, however you have Read More…

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Neem Oil Works Wonders For Your Plants And Garden

Neem oil is a natural pesticide extracted from the seeds of Neem (Azadirachta indica), a tropical tree native to the Indian subcontinent. All parts of the tree have an antimicrobial and insecticidal property that has been exploited for thousands of years by indigenous people. Its excellent safety profile for higher organisms, especially birds and mammals, Read More…

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3 Interesting Succulents For Your Hanging Baskets

Are you fascinated by exotic and unusual cacti and succulent? Potted cacti and succulent plants take up a lot of room on windowsills and shelves that a lot of us don’t have. And an outdoor succulent garden isn’t a possibility in some climates. Fortunately, there are several succulent plants that are great candidates for hanging Read More…

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How To Prune Cucumbers To Avoid Disease And Have A Rich Harvest

What is pruning Pruning is a horticultural practice involving the selective removal of parts of a plant, such as branches, buds, or roots. Reasons to prune plants include deadwood removal, shaping (by controlling or directing growth), improving or maintaining health, reducing risk from falling branches, preparing nursery specimens for transplanting, and both harvesting and increasing Read More…