Gynostemma (Gynostemma) - a perennial vine belonging to the Pumpkin family. There are more than 30 species, the most famous of which is the five-leafed gynostemma, used as a medicinal plant. This liana grows in Southeast Asia, from Japan to the Himalayas, also in New Guinea, Malaysia, China.
The land plots on which gardeners and summer residents grow various crops need careful and thorough care. It includes timely soil fertilization, plowing, weed harvesting, land rest (“steam”), watering, planting quality plants and so on. But there is another factor that must be taken into account in order to get a considerable and high-quality crop - pest control.
Many flowers adorn the autumn garden, but the Ageratum stands out among all for its long-lasting unfading beauty. This genus has more than 60 plant species that were originally found in the subtropics and tropics of Central America. Unlike native Mexican and Peruvian relatives, Russian ageratums are just annuals, although in their homeland they are perennial evergreens.
Monarda - the plant is not only pretty pretty, but also useful. Monarda decoction can be used as tea or medicine for pain in the stomach and at elevated temperature. That is why monarda is so popular among summer residents of the country. The monarda genus has about 20 different varieties that grow mainly in Canada, Mexico and North America.
Any person who is seriously engaged in summer cottage wants to grow not only vegetables and fruits on its territory, but also a beautiful species, fresh and fragrant flowers. Especially for such people who love original and beautiful plants, we offer an article on the cultivation of eremurus - a beautiful flower, which will simply complement the cottage landscape with its presence.
Ornamental bonsai plant is actually quite whimsical and demanding, and in order to grow it, it takes a lot of time and knowledge. In addition, how to plant, care and grow a bonsai, you should know how to prevent its diseases and cope with pests. Not only does a decorative tree require painstaking care, pruning, proper dressing, watering, a lot of time, etc., a bonsai is still very sensitive to diseases and pests that can ruin your work quickly enough.
Blackcurrant is the plant whose berries everyone loves. For this reason, the culture is grown in almost every suburban area. Blackcurrant is a common berry crop that is grown not only in amateur gardening, but even on an industrial scale.
Bulbous flowers will be a real surprise for you. Before flowering, they look unattractive, but it’s worth the work and there is an opportunity to grow a "colorful miracle". Planting occurs in the autumn, starting in September. The first buds will appear only in the spring. Flowers are demanding to care, so let them develop by gravity is not worth it.
The level of economy of each summer resident is determined not only by ingenuity and a wallet, but also by the ability to craft what is necessary for a summer residence with his own hands. Today we look at greenhouses from old window frames - a low-cost option, practical and convenient. Moreover, the materials for the production of such a greenhouse are always at hand.
For many people, a trip to the country house is associated not only with active working days off, when it is necessary to plant seedlings, cut trees or harvest berries from bushes, but also with a long-awaited vacation. It is pleasant to spend time in the coolness of your own garden, enjoy a picnic on the grassy lawn near the country house, or simply gather friends in a cozy gazebo by setting a barbecue nearby.
It is incredibly pleasant when the beautiful flowers growing in our dachas are also useful. Today we came up with the idea to tell you about such a wonderful plant as the frangipani, about its medicinal properties and the positive effect on the human body, about the cultivation, reproduction and harvesting.
Heichera, from the Latin Heuchera, is a popular decorative landscape perennial herb from the Kamchatka family in landscape design. It is very widely cultivated in open ground both in our country and abroad. Botanical features Decorative culture got its name in honor of the famous German botanist Johann Heicher.
Anemones, or anemones, are very light and therefore charming plants that give lightness and airiness to any part of the garden in which they are planted. In culture, there are many types of anemones, no more than five of which are decorative. The rest are cultivated wild flowers.
The material for making a greenhouse in your country house can be quite diverse, and its choice depends only on the personal preferences of the summer resident and the budget for the construction. Today we want to offer you to pay attention to the tree, namely to the wooden beam, from which you can build quickly, and without extra costs.
The wicker fence has long been considered one of the main types of fencing of its own territory. The technology of its weaving is not so complicated, therefore this type of fence was the most common in antiquity. Today, it is a rather interesting element in the landscape design of the garden. In this article we will tell you how to make a wicker fence step by step.
Making a garden wheelbarrow for transporting goods yourself is not too difficult. Most often, at home, the simplest designs are made from the available materials. Nevertheless, a correctly made wheelbarrow is not only convenient for operation, but also has sufficient durability. Characterization of the types of wheelbarrows Garden and building cars can easily be done by yourself.
The description and characteristics of green roses have been known for a relatively long time both by amateur gardeners and florists, but only now these flowers began to be widely used in landscape design and in the preparation of floral compositions. The best varieties and their description The green rose symbolizes not only unlimited generosity, but also abundance so desirable for many, varieties with such unusual coloring of flowers belong to the category of quite popular and in demand not only in our country, but also among foreign flower growers.
Ornamental plants in landscape design occupy one of the leading roles. It is with their help that you can decorate the territory, arrange color accents, and diversify the design. Therefore, you should carefully consider the choice of plants and their proper distribution over the site. For many people, a summer cottage or a suburban area is the place for an active holiday or a weekend of work.
Fertilizer of the soil is engaged in by every owner of a summer cottage who wants to get a crop from crops. What are the fertilizers, the norms of their application and methods of fertilizing the soil, we have already considered in our previous articles. Today we want to pay attention to the effect of fertilizers on plants and humans.
A variety of diseases and plant parasites can cause quite serious damage to the garden rose, sometimes leading to the death of a flower crop. Before starting the treatment of roses, one should not only clarify the damaging factors, but also find out how the most effective fight against them is carried out.
Along with a temporary hut, utility rooms, a cellar, a barn and other buildings, the toilet in the country house is quite an important facility. We will not be distracted by a banal explanation of the reasons, but simply tell in detail how to build a toilet in the cottage with our own hands. Initially, it is necessary to determine what kind of bathroom will be.