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Getting to Know Plants, Mooc Tela Botanica

Getting to Know Plants, Mooc Tela Botanica

Learn about plants thanks to a MOOC…. Learn about plants… learn botany… why not? I am sure that many of you, during beautiful walks, observe - up close - plants that attract you the eye at random of a movement, of a light, of an insect,… I am, auusi.

Gardening with the moon

Gardening with the moon

Gardening with the moon: generalities About work in the garden: Hoeing, sowing, weeding ... Nothing presumes the relevance of the work done except possibly the experience of the gardener, are we in the right "timing" should we sow? should we harvest? Elements of the answer.Observing the moon: Observing the lunar cycles has long proven its effectiveness.

Andromeda, plant, nurture, multiply

Andromeda, plant, nurture, multiply

Andromeda or pieris, colorful foliage, beautiful cluster flowering In the Andromeda family, there are 7 species, and varieties of shrubs with bright red foliage then turning green. Others produce variegated foliage. Flowering is early and quite long. It appears in the month of February.

Zeuzère - damage, symptoms and how to deal with it

Zeuzère - damage, symptoms and how to deal with it

Zeuzère or rather caterpillar of zeuzèreZeuzère You know? It is a butterfly for gardeners, or rather fruit growers and arborists. Zeuzères attack fruit or ornamental trees and shrubs such as apple, pear, plum, cherry, olive, quince, blackcurrant, currant, or even citrus, orange, lemon, and also vines.

Beaucarnéa - Maintain, Water, Repot

Beaucarnéa - Maintain, Water, Repot

Beaucarnéa, indoors, a decoration in itself! Beaucarnéa is a very popular houseplant since the 90s. A tree with a beautiful trunk, with a very swollen base which gave it its common name: pied d ' elephant. Usually sold of average size between 40 and 100 cm or more, at a more or less accessible price, the tree grows little in pot but in nature this tree native to South America, and Mexico in particular can reach 5 meters in height.