The turfgrass sod that is rolled and installed in the garden, for the creation of an instant lawn, is the main object of the article, where reference is made to the basic characteristics of the sod, the advantages and disadvantages, the certification and specifications, as well as new forms of ready-made lawn.
Participating the “Kalliergeia” in the festive – strictly at home – atmosphere of theese days, presents from the Sex Pistols on board concert on the river Thames of the year 1977 – the celebration year of the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II – the tender ballad of the band entitled “God Save The Queen”.
The ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia) or Zanzibar Gem Plant is one of the most beautiful and robust plants indoors and outdoors – where climatic conditions allow. Zamiokoulkas zamiifolia – its planting, care & propagation – is mentioned in a series of “Kalliergeia” articles with the ambition to one day be completed.
The Weeping Fig (Ficus benjamina) remains consistently popular among the plant lovers around the world for decades, and we here at “Kalliergeia” are very excited to be able to describe botanically another plant – strangler, along with its properties and uses both as indoor and as in garden and landscape ornamental.
With the planting of the potatooes in the vegetable garden begins a series dedicated this time to the home cultivation of the plant. This first article describes the prerequisites – variety, sprouting, climate and soil, suitable season and method of planting – that lead to the successful establishment of the potato plant.
At a time when the American police seem to have gone hunting for black citizens with painful results, we publish here the poem of the important African-American writer and civil rights activist Maya Angelou, entitled “Still I Rise”. The poem is included in its poetic collection of 1978, that bears the title “And Still I Rise: A Book of Poems”.
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The cultivated species is called Sisal and is Agave sisalana (Agave sisalana), a textile plant of the tropical and subtropical regions. Brazil is the largest producer country in world.
In the Posts section are presented, almost total of the articles written by the agronomists as well as by the other contributors of ‘Kalliergeia’ site. The appearance of the articles is done mainly – but not entirely – on the base of the time that posted. For all posts a special effort is made to be organic members of a whole and not individual pieces of a blurred web image. In the opposite case, the responsibility lies solely with the readers and in no way whith the bad writers.
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