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Mountain knapweed - plant, maintain and multiply

Mountain knapweed - plant, maintain and multiply

The mountain knapweed convinces with colorful and above all rare flowers. Because of its unpretentious location and ease of maintenance, it is very suitable even for new gardeners. From May to August the mountain knapweed (Centaurea montana) exudes a special charm with its blue, white, pink or purple flowers.

Grooming persimmons: important care tips for tub and outdoor plants

Grooming persimmons: important care tips for tub and outdoor plants

The persimmon comes from East Asia, but also thrives in our gardens. However, you have to give the tree a bit of care for this. / The persimmon comes from East Asia. It belongs to the fruit tree family. In spring it blooms lavishly and pale yellow and in summer the small, hard fruits ripen.

Pests and diseases of irises with photos and their treatment

Pests and diseases of irises with photos and their treatment

Iris diseases can be caused by viruses and fungal pathogens. To correctly recognize the problem and cure the plant, you need to study the symptoms. Signs and causes of iris disease Iris is a beautiful flower that enters the decorative period in early summer. Healthy perennials delight the eye with colorful buds and vibrant green foliage.

Cucumber Paratunka f1

Cucumber Paratunka f1

Cucumbers have been grown since antiquity. Today it is the main vegetable on the tables of the inhabitants of the world. In Russia, this culture is grown everywhere. Cucumber Paratunka f1 is a hybrid that ripens early. The variety is suitable for growing in private plots and for industrial production. The Paratunka hybrid variety was bred in 2006 and today has found its consumer.

Why did mushrooms mushrooms turn green?

Why did mushrooms mushrooms turn green?

Mushrooms are a group of mushrooms that are characterized by a pinkish or orange color. They are appreciated for their taste and are used for the preparation of various dishes. Sometimes mushrooms turn green and change their bright color. This happens both with fresh specimens and with homemade preparations. Many mushroom pickers fear how harmless such a product is, and whether it can be used for food.

How to dive cucumber seedlings

How to dive cucumber seedlings

Much is known about the process of picking seedlings of vegetable crops, but this information concerns mainly tomatoes and peppers. But about whether to dive cucumber seedlings, the opinions of gardeners were divided into two almost equal parts. The difficulty lies in the fact that cucumbers have very delicate roots, the separation of the root system from the soil is painful.