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Worm Bins – Why So Many People Throw Them Out Before They Get Any Compost

Worm bins sound like such a great, ecologically sound idea. Then they begin to stink, and the flies move in, and the neighbors complain. But it doesn’t have to be this way. This article discusses the most common reasons for worm bin failure.

The Hostapedia Encyclopedia Review

The Hostapedia Book is here for all of you that enjoy Hosta gardening. This is for people that are business owners in the gardening industry. This book is for you the home owner, collector, hobbyist. You name it, you will love this book.

Winter Squash Needs Full Sun – Or Does It?

The author did an accidental experiment in her garden this year, and may have discovered that the instructions on seed packets for winter squash are wrong. Read the article to find out why.

Tips For Successful Orchid Growing

Learn how to create the perfect growing conditions for your orchid. In this review of 5 popular orchids we describe the best techniques which will enable you to provide the ideal indoor conditions to make your orchid thrive and flower abundantly.

The Best Groundcovers For Landscaping and Problem Areas

Groundcover plants are rarely considered in garden or landscape design until a problem occurs such as erosion. Here you will learn about fast growing groundcover plant varieties most commonly used in landscape or garden designs as well as fill in for hillsides. Vinca, both vinca major and vinca minor, is one of the most versatile groundcovers.

The Basics Before Getting A Greenhouse

Have you ever wanted to own an awesome garden? Well everyone does, but the problem is, do you have the space? The answer to this problem is a greenhouse kit! Imagine the beauty of constructing your garden in doors? There are three aspects to a greenhouse kit, the cost, the materials and also the additional accessories. A greenhouse needs a lot of love and effort don’t you know?

Orchid Lights – Is HID the Growers Answer?

When investigating the development of a lighting system, consider room or space available, electrical needs, and temperature and air flow, all critical components to the growing of your orchids. When taking into account the orchids’ lighting needs, remember this is a tropical plant.

Herb Growing – What’s in it For You?

Herb growing is a very exciting hobby if you want to succeed at it. People who have no knowledge about culinary herbs prefer to plant herbs for medicinal purposes. In countries like Italy, China and other parts of the globe, culinary herbs are very famous.

Tips For Taking Care of a Phal Orchid

Just as with any orchid there are basic things just have to be done and on regular basis. Taking care of a Phal or Phalaenopsis orchid is not a big challenge. Following a few rules will insure a long and healthy life for your orchid. One of the best reasons for choosing a phalaenopsis is it is one of the highest in demand in the orchid industry and one of the most popular orchid types. Also, under the right conditions blooms can last for many months.

Guidelines to Watering Your Orchid

Are you unsure about the right way to water your orchid? This article provides the answers, starting with how orchids get their water in the wild and then revealing the techniques you can use to replicate those natural conditions to ensure that your orchid remains healthy.

Lily of the Valley Plant Facts and Meaning

Lily of the valley is a hardy, shade-loving plant, it is also known by its scientific name of Convallaria majalis. Other names include muguet, Jacob’s ladder, male lily, Lily Constancy, ladder to heaven, Convall-lily, May bells, Our Lady’s tears and May lily. Lily of the valley is a low-growing plant that grows by spreading rhizomes (roots) under the ground. The flower typically grows to about 8 inches in height and resembles dainty white bells. Lily of the valley plants that are fully grown will have small, white, bell-shaped flowers with a strong fragrance.

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