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Winter Protection for Azaleas - Azalea Variety 'Hot Shot'

Winter Protection for Azaleas

The winter protection for azaleas has occupied the scientific community as much as the existence of the boson. A huge amount of money was spent on research, sophisticated instruments were used, missile systems were tested. But the result justified bother, effort and money. The end of the venture found the azalea wiser.What were the conclusions?

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Winter Rose Pruning - Purple Color Floribunda Rose Type

Winter Rose Pruning – Instructions on When & How

The winter rose pruning is done all year round, except in the spring, summer and autumn. It takes courage and self-denial to accomplish it. Under unfavorable conditions, the rose lover is required to carry out a pruning work that requires maximum concentration, knowledge of the subject and some skills – something like quantum physics.

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Winter Rose Pruning. Two Yellow Roses - Credits: Pritisolanki

Winter Rose Pruning – Tools and Equipments

What could someone write about the rose? Many. For the winter rose pruning? Few well. So few and well that Alexandria’s historic library does not fit. And because ‘brevity is the soul of wit,’ starts the unstoppable chatter initially in relation to the necessary tools and equipments
for the winter rose pruning. And it follows continuously.

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Χειμερινή Λίπανση του Χλοοτάπητα (Γκαζόν)

The Necessary Winter Lawn Fertilizing

The necessary winter Lawn fertilizing completes and / or begins the annual feeding cycle of the plant species that compose it and do not pass through the phase of winter dormancy. What are these species, what fertilizers are used and in what quantity – the answer is given in the article.

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Τουλίπες με Πορτοκαλί, Μωβ, Πορφυρά και Κίτρινα Άνθη - Από Jovanel

Where, When and How to Plant Tulip Bulbs

Tulips are one of the most popular bulb plants for the garden, flower beds and flower pots, both for color and for the shape of their flower, which in some varieties, far from typical, reaches spectacular limits.

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The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Safe Distance of Trees from Houses & Buildings

The article provides information on the safe distance from houses & buildings at which trees can be planted so that the person concerned does not later find himself in the very unpleasant position of having to cut some of them down or worse, to move – at least until restoration of any damages on walls or foundations.

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The People of the Abyss – A Nonfiction Book by Jack London

Few books have so realistically described the condition of the working class in circumstancess of almost absolute poverty as Jack London’s famous book “The People of the Abyss”, from which an excerpt is given here, together with a video lecture by Cecelia Tichi, professor of American Studies, about his overall work.

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The Management of Black Spot of Rose

The following unique and unrepeatable (literally) article deals with the Rose Black Spot disease (the ascomycete fungus Diplocarpon rosae – Marssonina rosae), plus the description of the parasite establishment and the symptoms caused by its infection on the poor and unlucky commercial or domestic growing plants.

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Winter Protection for Azaleas - Azalea Variety 'Hot Shot'

Winter Protection for Azaleas

The winter protection for azaleas has occupied the scientific community as much as the existence of the boson. A huge amount of money was spent on research, sophisticated instruments were used, missile systems were tested. But the result justified bother, effort and money. The end of the venture found the azalea wiser.What were the conclusions?

Read More »
Winter Rose Pruning - Purple Color Floribunda Rose Type

Winter Rose Pruning – Instructions on When & How

The winter rose pruning is done all year round, except in the spring, summer and autumn. It takes courage and self-denial to accomplish it. Under unfavorable conditions, the rose lover is required to carry out a pruning work that requires maximum concentration, knowledge of the subject and some skills – something like quantum physics.

Read More »
Winter Rose Pruning. Two Yellow Roses - Credits: Pritisolanki

Winter Rose Pruning – Tools and Equipments

What could someone write about the rose? Many. For the winter rose pruning? Few well. So few and well that Alexandria’s historic library does not fit. And because ‘brevity is the soul of wit,’ starts the unstoppable chatter initially in relation to the necessary tools and equipments
for the winter rose pruning. And it follows continuously.

Read More »
Χειμερινή Λίπανση του Χλοοτάπητα (Γκαζόν)

The Necessary Winter Lawn Fertilizing

The necessary winter Lawn fertilizing completes and / or begins the annual feeding cycle of the plant species that compose it and do not pass through the phase of winter dormancy. What are these species, what fertilizers are used and in what quantity – the answer is given in the article.

Read More »
Τουλίπες με Πορτοκαλί, Μωβ, Πορφυρά και Κίτρινα Άνθη - Από Jovanel

Where, When and How to Plant Tulip Bulbs

Tulips are one of the most popular bulb plants for the garden, flower beds and flower pots, both for color and for the shape of their flower, which in some varieties, far from typical, reaches spectacular limits.

Read More »

The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Safe Distance of Trees from Houses & Buildings

The article provides information on the safe distance from houses & buildings at which trees can be planted so that the person concerned does not later find himself in the very unpleasant position of having to cut some of them down or worse, to move – at least until restoration of any damages on walls or foundations.

Read More »

The People of the Abyss – A Nonfiction Book by Jack London

Few books have so realistically described the condition of the working class in circumstancess of almost absolute poverty as Jack London’s famous book “The People of the Abyss”, from which an excerpt is given here, together with a video lecture by Cecelia Tichi, professor of American Studies, about his overall work.

Read More »

The Management of Black Spot of Rose

The following unique and unrepeatable (literally) article deals with the Rose Black Spot disease (the ascomycete fungus Diplocarpon rosae – Marssonina rosae), plus the description of the parasite establishment and the symptoms caused by its infection on the poor and unlucky commercial or domestic growing plants.

Read More »
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