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 Clivia - Amaryllidaceae - How to care for and grow Clivia plants
Clivia - Amaryllidaceae - How to care for and grow Clivia plants

HOW TO CULTIVATE AND CARE FOR OUR LIVING PLANTS Clivia, native to South Africa, are evergreen plants cultivated and appreciated not only for the beauty of their leaves but also for their very pleasant flowers. : Clivia Species: see the paragraph «Main species» GENERAL FEATURES The genus Clivia belongs to the Amaryllidaceae family and includes plants originating from South Africa.

Druzhba grapes: description, planting, cultivation and reviews of the variety
Druzhba grapes: description, planting, cultivation and reviews of the variety

When choosing grapes for their site, novice growers are primarily guided by varieties that give a stable large yield of tasty berries and are least susceptible to various diseases, which, moreover, are not very demanding in care. The Druzhba variety fully meets all these requirements. The history of Druzhba grapesThe creators of the universal grape variety Druzhba were the Bulgarian and Russian institutes of viticulture and winemaking from the cities of Pleven and Novocherkassk.

The sounds emitted by the robin - The song of the robin
The sounds emitted by the robin - The song of the robin

SOUNDS EMITTED BY ANIMALS The sounds emitted by the robin The robin, Erithacus rubecula of the Muscicapidae family is a delightful and small bird characteristic for its chest covered with reddish feathers. Both male and female sing all year round, even in winter . They often sing even in the dark.

I managed to stabilize the rose with glycerin: the flower stood for 4 months
I managed to stabilize the rose with glycerin: the flower stood for 4 months

I have always liked flowers - single and whole compositions - covered with large glass domes. They don't just look like they are alive, they are really alive, only stabilized. I passionately dreamed of having at least one small rose, but I could not afford to give a whole bunch of money for it - the price varies from 5,000 to 7,000 rubles.

 What is remarkable about the pickled cucumber variety
What is remarkable about the pickled cucumber variety

Pickles have long been famous as one of the most popular snacks. But you need to know that there are special varieties for salting. One of them is Pickled cucumber. It also has many other advantages, thanks to which it gained popularity in farms and private households. The history of cultivation of cucumber Salting variety was obtained at the Volgograd experimental station.

Environmental pollution in agriculture
Environmental pollution in agriculture

In fact, what do we know about environmental pollution of agricultural origin1) A general look at the priority emergenciesPesticides are mostly made up of bioaccumulative substances both in the soil and in our body. Pesticides, be they insecticides, acaricides, molluscicides, nematocides, rodenticides, fumigants, fungicides, herbicides and chemical fertilizers are found in about half of the fruit and vegetables we eat, fortunately within acceptable thresholds of Lmr (maximum residue limit) and Adi (acceptable daily intake) and they widely contaminate the environment including the waters of rivers, lakes, springs and groundwater.

Barbara Ghisi - Artist - Her works
Barbara Ghisi - Artist - Her works

ART AND ENVIRONMENTBarbara Ghisi, the worksContrasti «The light is sometimes suspended between the earth and the sky, between reality and dream. Sublimation and glorification of the work ". Title: ContrastiTechnique: Oil on boardDimensions: 100 x 60 cmYear: 2011WATCH OTHER WORKS OF BARBARA GHISIf you are an artist and you want to publish your works on this site, write to the address write @ elicriso.

Bolognese - Sauce or stew, The Italian recipe on
Bolognese - Sauce or stew, The Italian recipe on

Bolognese, a stew more than a sauce ... "Ragù alla bolognese" in Italy The Bolognese recipe is a dish, a dish of meat, mashed tomatoes and vegetables, more than a simple tomato sauce. In Italy, we say “ragù alla bolognese”. It's a stew, but in France it is easier to say bolognese sauce, with meat and tomatoes.

Shade Trees For Southern Regions: Best Trees For Shade In Hot Climates
Shade Trees For Southern Regions: Best Trees For Shade In Hot Climates

By: Susan Albert, Freelance Garden WriterWho doesn’t love to linger under a shade tree in the yard or sit a spell with a glass of lemonade? Whether shade trees are chosen as a place for relief or to shade the house and help lower electric bills, it pays to do your homework.For example, large trees should be no closer than 15 feet (5 m.

Video of picking petunia seedlings into peat tablets; how to transplant petunia
Video of picking petunia seedlings into peat tablets; how to transplant petunia

Transplant Published: Last edits: Video of picking petunia into tablets Five days ago we sowed petunia seeds. And so today we see that the seeds have sprouted. Sprouted 9 seeds out of 20 sown. Many places write that when the first shoots of petunias appear, you need to remove the glass from the cuvette.

Propagating Poinsettias: Learn About Poinsettia Plant Propagation
Propagating Poinsettias: Learn About Poinsettia Plant Propagation

By: Teo SpenglerPoinsettias are not very long-lived plants in the best of circumstances, but you can certainly extend poinsettia pleasure beyond one Christmas season with appropriate plant care. Even better, you can grow replacement plants by propagating poinsettias. Read on to learn about poinsettia propagation methods.

How to Grow and Care for Gasteria
How to Grow and Care for Gasteria

Gasteria is named for the sac-like shape of its flowers, which are supposed to resemble a stomach. The species are native to South Africa, where they grow in lightly shaded conditions with excellent drainage. As a result, they are adapted to relatively lower light conditions than some more well-known succulents, and they are good houseplants.