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Which hedge trimmer should I choose for my hedge: manual or automatic? Miscellanea

Which hedge trimmer should I choose for my hedge: manual or automatic?

Summer residents who dream of decorating their plots with hedges cannot do without a special tool. After all, the bushes will have to be cut, otherwise they will lose their spectacular shape. The pruner in this type of work will be useless, since it cuts one branch at a time. And in hedges, it is important to immediately grab the strip in order to create geometric shapes and reduce the time for a haircut.

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 How to store apples in winter - how to keep apples until the new season? Miscellanea

How to store apples in winter - how to keep apples until the new season?

Apples offered for sale in stores during the cold season do not please either in cost or taste, so many people have a question, how to save apples for the winter? After all, it is much better to independently harvest fresh apples from the summer, lovingly grown in your garden or purchased from other gardeners, than buying glossy fruits processed with various chemicals in the supermarket.

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Putting together a wooden children's slide (1 of 3) Miscellanea

Putting together a wooden children's slide (1 of 3)

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What to do if cabbage seedlings are stretched out and how to save them Miscellanea

What to do if cabbage seedlings are stretched out and how to save them

Cabbage (broccoli and cauliflower) is one of the favorite vegetable crops of gardeners. At any summer cottage, you can certainly find a bed of good, solid cabbage. It is only necessary to grow it in open ground from seedlings, but growing the seedlings themselves is a rather complicated matter. The seedlings are very tender and capricious, sensitive to growing conditions and can greatly outgrow.

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Gentian Miscellanea

Gentian

The gentian (Gentiana) belongs to the genus of annual and perennial low-growing dwarf shrubs from the Gentian family, which includes about 400 plant species that grow in natural conditions in all corners of the planet. Often, wild plantings of gentian are found in climatic temperate latitudes and cover the slopes of mountain alpine meadows.

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Purslane: planting and care in the open field, growing from seeds, photo Miscellanea

Purslane: planting and care in the open field, growing from seeds, photo

Garden plants Published: Last edits: Many gardeners consider purslane a weed and wage a merciless fight with it. Indeed, if purslane grows, it is not easy to get rid of it, but if you curb the plant, you can get a lot of benefits from it: purslane leaves contain vitamins, iron and calcium necessary for the human body, so they can be included in the daily diet, adding to salads and sandwiches.

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Wick irrigation for violets Miscellanea

Wick irrigation for violets

Often in floriculture there is such a thing as "wick watering". Although the name is somewhat tricky, there is nothing tricky about this irrigation method. Conversely, if you intend to leave home for a while, this method does not have to worry about watering the plants. This method is especially irreplaceable if you own a large enough collection of plants.

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Do-it-yourself brick barbecue: we make a stove for cooking on an open fire Miscellanea

Do-it-yourself brick barbecue: we make a stove for cooking on an open fire

The Americans believe that it was they who invented the barbecue, although they admit that the process of cooking meat on an open fire was spied on by the Spanish conquistadors from the Peruvian Indians. However, the very word barbecue (or bbq) is of English origin and translates as cooking over an open fire. In the middle of the twentieth century, the spherical grill kettle was invented, after which the barbecue came into fashion.

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 Tomato Pink Heart: a very good salad variety Miscellanea

Tomato Pink Heart: a very good salad variety

Many gardeners are especially fond of pink-fruited tomato varieties. Especially if these fruits are large, tasty and beautiful. There is a special, reverent attitude to such tomatoes. One of the representatives of such varieties is the Pink Heart tomato. The history of cultivation of the Pink Heart tomato variety The application for inclusion in the State Register of Breeding Achievements of the Russian Federation of the Pink Heart tomato was submitted in 2006 on behalf of the Poisk agrofirm near Moscow.

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How to grow currants and gooseberries Miscellanea

How to grow currants and gooseberries

Cultivation of fruit bushes - currants and gooseberries Currants and gooseberries began to grow several centuries ago, not only as berry, but also as medicinal crops. Currently, these crops are cultivated not only as backyard plants, but also as industrial gardens. The currant occupies huge areas both in Russia and abroad (North America, England, etc.)

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 Dahlias do not bloom: what to do and how to avoid it Miscellanea

Dahlias do not bloom: what to do and how to avoid it

Luxurious dahlias are quite capricious and do not always please their owners with abundant flowering. In most cases, the lack of flowers is explained by unfavorable growing conditions and mistakes in agricultural technology. Insufficient illumination In the wild, dahlias prefer to grow on the sun-drenched hilly slopes of South America (Peru, Mexico, etc.).

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How to care for Benjamin's ficus in an apartment Miscellanea

How to care for Benjamin's ficus in an apartment

Partners Published: Last changes: In natural conditions, Benjamin's ficus reaches a size of 25 meters. It can be found in Australia, South Asia, China, India, the Philippines. Today we will talk about caring for Benjamin's ficus at home, transplanting rules, feeding, possible problems with growing.

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The main methods and rules for breeding black currant Miscellanea

The main methods and rules for breeding black currant

If there is a need to replace old and low-yielding currant bushes with younger ones or to increase the number of plants on the site, you can easily cope with this task. This will require: your desire and knowledge of the basic methods and rules for breeding black currants and several shoots from a bush that suits you with its yield, fruit taste, resistance to diseases and pests.

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Recommendations for planting and caring for barberry Miscellanea

Recommendations for planting and caring for barberry

Barberry bushes look very decorative not only in summer. The cultural forms of this shrub are very diverse and unpretentious. Its plantings are often used as a hedge, given that the barberry easily tolerates cutting and pruning. A particularly valuable quality of this shrub is its unpretentiousness to growing and care conditions.

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Nematantus (hypocyrta): home care, types and reproduction Miscellanea

Nematantus (hypocyrta): home care, types and reproduction

Houseplants Published: Last revisions: Nematanthus (Latin Nematanthus) represents a genus of the Gesneriaceae family, which includes 28 species. The plant owes its name to the German professor of botany and doctor of medicine Heinrich Adolf von Schroeder, who formed the word "nematanthus" from two Greek words: νημα - thread, hair, and άνθος - flower, that is, a flower on a thin peduncle.

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 Grow and preserve: the best beet varieties for winter storage Miscellanea

Grow and preserve: the best beet varieties for winter storage

Beets are an unpretentious vegetable that grows in any conditions. It has a rather peculiar taste - not everyone wants to feast on raw beets, and vinaigrette and borscht will not work without it. The vitamin composition of the root vegetable makes it indispensable on the table in the autumn-winter period: vegetable salads, borsch snacks, marinated pieces - everyone chooses to his taste.

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Orchid refuses to bloom for more than six months: 4 possible reasons Miscellanea

Orchid refuses to bloom for more than six months: 4 possible reasons

To wait for the orchid to bloom, try to avoid mistakes that almost all novice growers make when caring for this exotic plant. What mistakes we are talking about further. Bad place For regular flowering, an orchid requires a sufficient amount of bright, but diffused light, so the best place for a pot is the window sill.

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 Persimmon honey - how to prepare a delicacy to tone the body Miscellanea

Persimmon honey - how to prepare a delicacy to tone the body

In October, there are still enough ripe fruits of the south that have ripened naturally on the shelves. It's time to try to prepare an original delicacy that gives the body a powerful energy charge. What is persimmon honey? Dessert, which is usually called persimmon honey, is not at all difficult to prepare, even if you do not have culinary skills.

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Root mite pest - fight, types and preparations Miscellanea

Root mite pest - fight, types and preparations

Plant pests Published: 05 November 2011 Reprinted: Last revisions: General information There are several species of root mites, the common symptom of which is damage to parts of plants that are underground. Most often, root mites harm bulbous houseplants such as orchids and garden plants such as gladioli, tulips, etc.

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Outdoor shower for a summer residence: device diagrams + DIY step-by-step construction Miscellanea

Outdoor shower for a summer residence: device diagrams + DIY step-by-step construction

In hot weather, an outdoor shower for a summer residence is not a luxury, but a necessary outbuilding. The shower gives you the opportunity to freshen up, wash off the dirt after gardening. The presence of a shower on the site ensures a comfortable stay in the country, especially if there is no reservoir nearby suitable for swimming. When designing a country shower, its size, materials used and the place where you plan to build it are taken into account.

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