Ornamental Plants Varieties

Αγγελική Πανασέ - Pittosporum Tobira 'Variegatum' - Αγγελική Πανασέ Τα Ποικιλόχρωμα Φύλλα & τα Άνθη του Φυτού

Variegated Japanese Pittosporum – Plant, Care and Use

The Variegated Japanese Pittosporum (Pittosporum tobira ‘Variegatum’) belongs to that category of historical shrub varieties that have been used for many years – regardless of “fashion” – in gardening and landscape architecture for functional and aesthetic purposes, always with wonderful results.

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Λαγκεστρέμια 'Arapaho' - Τα Άνθη του Φυτού

‘Arapaho’ Crape Myrtle – Lagerstroemia ‘Arapaho’

Another excellent Lagerstroemia hybrid unaffected by mildew, the ‘Arapaho’ Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia (indica × fauriei × limii) ‘Arapaho’), a product of the great improvement work done in the U.S. National Arboretum under the direction of Dr. Donald Roy Egolf, is the main topic of the article that follows … running.

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Ιβίσκος ο Συριακός 'Aphrodite', τα Ροζ Άνθη του Φυτού

‘Aphrodite’ Rose of Sharon – Hibiscus syriacus ‘Aphrodite’

With its compact and dense vegetation as well as with its rich and long-lasting flowering, the very robust shrub of the Rose of Sharon variety ‘Aphrodite’, comes to introduce itself to the awaiting with expectation plant lover audience of this site, and to present with a few but meaningful words everything that concerns it.

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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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Αγγελική Πανασέ - Pittosporum Tobira 'Variegatum' - Αγγελική Πανασέ Τα Ποικιλόχρωμα Φύλλα & τα Άνθη του Φυτού

Variegated Japanese Pittosporum – Plant, Care and Use

The Variegated Japanese Pittosporum (Pittosporum tobira ‘Variegatum’) belongs to that category of historical shrub varieties that have been used for many years – regardless of “fashion” – in gardening and landscape architecture for functional and aesthetic purposes, always with wonderful results.

Read More »
Λαγκεστρέμια 'Arapaho' - Τα Άνθη του Φυτού

‘Arapaho’ Crape Myrtle – Lagerstroemia ‘Arapaho’

Another excellent Lagerstroemia hybrid unaffected by mildew, the ‘Arapaho’ Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia (indica × fauriei × limii) ‘Arapaho’), a product of the great improvement work done in the U.S. National Arboretum under the direction of Dr. Donald Roy Egolf, is the main topic of the article that follows … running.

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Ιβίσκος ο Συριακός 'Aphrodite', τα Ροζ Άνθη του Φυτού

‘Aphrodite’ Rose of Sharon – Hibiscus syriacus ‘Aphrodite’

With its compact and dense vegetation as well as with its rich and long-lasting flowering, the very robust shrub of the Rose of Sharon variety ‘Aphrodite’, comes to introduce itself to the awaiting with expectation plant lover audience of this site, and to present with a few but meaningful words everything that concerns it.

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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