Flower Gardens

How To Grow Orchids

The beauty, complexity and incredible diversity of orchid flowers are unrivalled in the plant world. These exotic beauties comprise the largest family of flowering plants on earth, with over 30,000 different species, and at least 200,000 hybrids. Orchids can be found in the equatorial tropics, the arctic tundra, and everywhere in between. The reason for…

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Compact Tomato Plants Yield Full-Size Flavors

Container-friendly varieties bring a rainbow of colors to small-space gardeners To test for the best varieties, I grew dozens of plants in containers on my driveway. Craig LeHoullier Photo: Kip Dawkins Photography By Craig LeHoullier HOW do you find tomatoes that thrive in smaller spaces yet still produce abundant, delicious fruit? Most of the great heirloom…

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100+ Best and Romantic Flower Gardens – Creative Landscape Ideas

100+ Best and Romantic Flower Gardens – Creative Landscape Ideas Subscribe NOW to Grig Stamate: http://bit.ly/GrigStamate Beautiful and romantic #FloralGarden ideas – #ContemporaryLandscaping. MUSIC: ATTRIBUTION Windswept Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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Flower Garden: 4 Fundamental Tips on Starting a Flower Garden

Are you thinking to start gardening as a hobby? Or maybe you’re planning to create your very own flower garden? That’s fantastic! There is much to be said about how gardening can be spiritually satisfying. And you’ll have so much fun experimenting with flowers and the beauty and splendor they can give to your lawn…

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Blackthorn is a densely branched thorny shrub growing to a height of 1-5 m. The bark on the stem is blackish-brown and the lateral twigs have a terminal spine. The buds are small and ovate; the flower buds arc generally borne in dense clusters on short twigs. The whitish flowers appear in April — May…

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Flower Garden Design Can Be A Great Landscape Project

At face value, flower garden design appears to be a simple matter of choosing flowering plant species that appeal to the eye and enhance the appearance of house and yard. While it can be this simple if all you are looking to do is to spice up the yard with a bit of seasonal color,…

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How to Grow Beautiful Orchids

Growing orchid plants is a hobby and an income for others. This is because of the uniqueness of the plant with its vibrant colored flowers as well. One cannot deny that an orchid is a very beautiful plant that can be placed inside and outside a house. An orchid is an epiphyte. This means that…

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Transported back to the Ming dynasty at Yuyuan Gardens, Shanghai

Ancient Chinese emperors were great city builders they planned each and every aspect of a city when constructing it. Among these were the ornate and expansive Chinese gardens that are found in many historic areas of Chinese cities such as Beijing or Shanghai. The balance of various energies was important to the Chinese, thus they…

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Landscape Gardening For The Garden Lover

Landscape gardening has often been likened to painting a picture. Your art teacher has undoubtedly told you that a good picture should have a key point of interest, and the rest of the features simply go to make more exquisite the central idea, or to form a fine setting for it. So, in landscape gardening…

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