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Good Indoor Gardening Practices

Good Indoor Gardening Practices

Most houseplants are native to tropical and subtropical regions around the world. Tropicals generally like warmth. Since home and work space thermostats are usually kept between 60 and 80 degrees throughout the year, indoor temperatures are fairly comfortable for tropical plants. However, they won’t live long if temperatures dip below forty-five to fifty degrees (depending on the species). Drafty indoor locations near windows and exterior doorways may be problematic to plants most sensitive to cold…

Preventive Maintenance:Secret To A Healthy Lawn

Preventive Maintenance:Secret To A Healthy Lawn

Preventative maintenance is the secret to a healthy lawn during the dry, summer months. If you practice few basic principles you can easily  maintain a beautiful lawn and garden this summer, regardless of the weather conditions. Mowing is the most essential activity for the health of your lawn. Grasses and plants are similar in care requirements . If you clip off the growing points they will produce new shoots and become denser. Maintaining a healthy height for your…

Ten Good Gardening Practices To Make It Easy and Adventurous

Ten Good Gardening Practices To Make It Easy and Adventurous

Gardening is an adventure complete with heat, rain, droughts, insects and diseases.  The following are some of basic and good gardening practices and tips for every gardener that will help making this adventure a little less stressful. 1.  Have Your Garden Soil Tested and Improved  The foundation of your garden is your soil. Loose, fertile, well-drained soil will make your gardening experience a good one. If you are a new gardener have your soil tested. A…

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