Posts - Sown Fields


Ρόδια Ωραίου Χρωματισμού Πάνω στο Δέντρο

Pomegranate Planting Distances & Orchard Planning

The third part of the unusually popular tribute to the commercial cultivation of Pomegranate, refers to the layout, i.e. the system of planting & the planting distances. And by the way, is going for an online walk around the world to evaluate and compare planting systems and recommendations about the tree.

Κλιματιζόμενος Εφιάλτης - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Χένρι Μίλερ

The Air-Conditioned Nightmare – Henry Miller

With the ‘Air-Conditioned Nightmare’ begins yet another fruitful writing period for Henry Miller, having just returned to the US from Europe in 1939 and World War II. Here is given an excerpt from this work, together with the autobiographical documentary ‘The Henry Miller Odyssey’ directed by Robert Snyder.

Ανώριμα Ρόδια πάνω στο Δέντρο

Site Selection for Pomegranate Orchard

The second part of the unexpectedly catchy reading series on the professional cultivation of Pomegranate (Punica granatum), deals with the selection of the appropriate site for the establishment of a Pomegranate orchard, where all those factors that prevent or permit such a project are presented.

Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Joseph Hardwick Pemberton

Joseph Pemberton & Hybrid Musk Roses

Joseph Pemberton, an Anglican clergyman, has emerged as one of the most important rose breeders of the twentieth century. It is its own work the creation of Hybrid Musk Roses group – large robust bushes whith strong fragrance and more or less continuously flowering in gigantic clusters.

Πητ Μοντριάν, Οριζόντιο Δένδρο (Horizontal Tree - 1911). Λάδι σε Καμβά. Διαστάσεις 75,9 x 112,2 cm.

The Horizontal Tree of Piet Mondrian

Pete Montrian was the De Stijl art movement rapporteur, along with Theo van Doesburg. Neoplasticism, as he preferred to call the new movement, led abstract art to new fertile fields. The Horizontal Tree, presented here, belongs to the transitional period before the De Stijl principles were formulated.

Ώριμα Ρόδια σε Επαγγελματική Φυτεία

Climate & Soil Requirements of Pomegranate

A new series on commercial Pomegranate plantations begins with the article entitled ‘Climate & Soil Requirements of Pomegranate’. This article presents all the climatic and soil parameters that play a key role in the establishment, development and productivity of the Pomegranate trees.


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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.

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