DICA DO DIA: 17 Plantas para montar um jardim vertical
É possível ter apenas uma espécie ou fazer diferentes composições com ripsális, orquídeas, pingo de ouro, chifre-de-veado, etc. Para jardim em espaços externos, você deve preferir plantas resistentes ao tempo e à luminosidade. É recomendável misturar plantas que tenham a necessidade do mesmo volume de água. Assim, quando você for regar, não corre o risco de uma das plantas ficar molhada ou seca demais. No momento da escolha das plantas, deve-se considerar as características ambientais e a…
Warm up in a greenhouse.
When we lived in Wisconsin I was spoiled with a fabulous garden center that was open year round very close by. On a dreary winter day when I longing for spring I could go roam up and down the aisles and drool over their plants, watch the fish in the koi pond. It was so wonderfully warm and humid in there, like therapy it washed away the winter blues just enough to get me through another week. Where we live in Minnesota I have to drive much further for this experience. My choice place, though…
How Not To Kill Your Succulents
If you've recently looked at a home decor magazine, walked into a garden center or spent any time in a craft store you will agree that "Succulents" are booming in popularity. We all have been told that the are low maintenance and practically indestructible which make them all the more attractive. Unfortunately that is not entirely accurate if anything we have been lead astray. For like any other plant they too have their strengths and weaknesses which can be a very costly lesson to learn…
Kristen and Jeff at UMMA (the University of Michigan Museum of Art in Ann Arbor)
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Propagating Succulents is Easy and Gives you New plants for free
Nothing is more attractive to a gardener than new plants without having to pay for them. And since succulents are a very popular plant, it stands to reason propagating succulent leaves and cuttings is a popular project for many gardeners. Best of all, it's easy and free!
DIY Cactus Garden Idea
This one is a nice DIY project which will show you how to plant a simple cactus garden. Plants are always a great idea when it comes to decorating your home so why not making a project with them? Just take a simple circle-shaped vase (make sure that it is a shallower one). Cactuses may […]
Vertical Pallet Garden Update
Well hello my long lost blogging buddies! I've been on a long hiatus from blogging and I don't have any earth shattering reason why? I hope you have been enjoying 2013 and that Spring is just around the corner for my friends living in cold climates. We are enjoying beautiful, mild Spring Break temperatures here in San Diego. I thought I'd give you a little update of my vertical pallet garden. It's filled in nicely since I last blogged about it. I originally posted back in November 2011 about…
Water Propagation Obsessed on Instagram: “Time to move my little babies into bigger bottles before they get too big to get out in one piece. Questions about Water Propagation? Just…”
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DIY: Potted Mixed Succulent Garden
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