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Κέδρος των Ιμαλαΐων σε Πάρκο της Τοσκάνης

Deodar Cedar (Cedrus deodara) – Description and Uses

After the Cedar of Lebanon, it was time to present the Himalayan Cedar, the Cedrus deodara. And if the first is the Cedar of God, the Himalayan Cedar is the Cedar of the Gods – their abode and home. Of course beyond that, it is still a conifer tree of particular beauty and of great ornamental value.

Τριανταφυλλιά Felicia, Άνοιχτό Άνθος με Μπουμπούκι

Rosa Felicia Shrub (Hybrid Musk Roses)

In Rosa Felicia Shrub, this vigorus plant with double fragrant flowers of rich-pink color and brilliant representative of the hybrid Musk Roses, which have been the products of the persistent and systematic breeding work of the revered Joseph Hardwick Pemberton (1852 – 1926), the following article is dedicated.

Μεγαλοπρεπές Δέντρο Κέδρου του Λιβάνου, στην Bcharre, στον Λίβανο

Genus Cedrus (Cedrus Trew): Taxonomy, Description & Uses

The extremely small Genus Cedrus (Cedrus Trew) consists of coniferous trees whose value is inversely proportional to the minimum of its species. Indeed, the Cedar of Lebanon, the Deodar Cedar, the Atlas Cedar, along with the Cyprus Cedar, form important forest ecosystems, from Himalayas up to Atlas Mountains in Morocco.

Ανθούριο (Anthurium andraeanum) σε Άνθιση

Anthurium andraeanum (Flamingo Flower), The Plant & Uses

Anthurium andraeanum, the Flamingo Flower, remains one of the most popular indoor plants, both for its impressive flower and for its particular foliage beauty. The following article gives all the basic information about its botanical characteristics, its properties and its use in garden and landscape.

Χλωρόφυτο (Chlorophytum comosum) - Τα Δίχρωμα Φύλλα του Χλωρόφυτου «Πανασέ»

Spider Plant (Chlorophytum comosum) – Description & Uses

Particularly widespread plant, Chlorophytum comosum or Spider Plant owes its popularity to its bicolor variety of ‘Variegatum’ rather than to it itself. Of course, without this there would be no variety, which in itself is an extremely serious reason for presenting this wonderful plant.

Ο Φίκος Ελάστικα (Ficus elastica) Φυτεμένος στο Έδαφος

Rubber Plant (Ficus elastica) – Description and Uses

In the beginning, the Rubber Plant employed the industry, since it was the main source of rubber production. But with the invention of synthetic rubber in 1909 by the German chemist Friedrich Hoffmann, the plant abandoned industry and triumphantly entered in gardens and homes. And that was an excellent choice.


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Planting or making a hole in the water? Anyhow somebody can see, it is certain that the artificial island, Freedom Cove, created by Mrs Catherine King and Mr. Wayne Adams in Canada, includes many plants, a vegetable garden and four greenhouses. As for the hole, yes and that is there. For fishing from the living room.

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