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The use of galangal in traditional medicine

The use of galangal in traditional medicine

Kalgan, or erect cinquefoil (Potentilla erecta) from the Pink family (Rosaceae) is a medicinal perennial herb up to 50 cm high. It is found in forest glades, clearings or in non-arid meadows. The flowers of the galangal have a special structure - they have not five, as usual, but four petals, located opposite in pairs, resembling a cross.

We grow peonies: variety selection, planting, care and reproduction technology

We grow peonies: variety selection, planting, care and reproduction technology

Peony is a popular ornamental plant with spectacular colorful flowers and large leaves, characterized by high vitality, longevity and frost resistance down to -40 degrees. The lush blooming peony bushes are a magnificent decoration of the garden with wonderful shapes, colors and delicate aromas. Despite the fact that caring for peonies is quite simple, their reproduction and planting requires some experience and knowledge.

How to grow cucumbers outdoors

How to grow cucumbers outdoors

A centner of cucumbers with four lashes Every gardener or gardener has already read a lot about the methods of growing cucumbers, and it would seem that there is nothing to add here. And yet, presenting my experience in cultivating this crop in the open field, I hope that someone will find in it rational methods for themselves that I have successfully tested on my site and brought a rich harvest of cucumbers last summer.

Yucca Leaf Curl: Tips On Caring For Curling Yucca Plants

Yucca Leaf Curl: Tips On Caring For Curling Yucca Plants

By: Kristi WaterworthYuccas can make incredible and dramatic houseplants, if you know how to care for them properly. Often, inexperienced keepers find their plants begin to complain and then all-out riot with symptoms like curling leaves. When your plants develop yucca leaf curl, take a deep breath and look closely at their care and growing conditions.

Paraguayan holly - mate tea

Paraguayan holly - mate tea

Paraguayan holly - a plant that gives the famous tea of ​​the Guarani Indians Few people know that under the name Paraguayan holly hides a plant, better known to all of us as the mate plant, from the leaves of which they make mate tea, which is very fashionable now. The homeland of this drink is places with rainy forests, located in the northern part of the interfluve of the Parana and Paraguay rivers.

Preparing Soil For Bulbs And Fertilizing Bulbs

Preparing Soil For Bulbs And Fertilizing Bulbs

Even though bulbs store food for themselves, you need to help them out at planting time for best results by preparing the soil for bulbs. This is the only chance you get to put fertilizer below the bulb. In order for the bulbs you plant to make use of food available in the soil, you need to start with healthy soil.