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Lawn Irrigation System – Fescue – How Long and How Often?

You have an automatic lawn irrigation system for your lawn, but how should you use it? Read how long. Read how often.

Choose the Best Fungicide for Powdery Mildew Treatment

Powdery Mildew is a common fungus that attacks a wide variety of plants; it’s easily recognizable and few plants are immune to it. Signs and Symptoms: Mildew appears as a light gray or white powder on infected plants. There are initially few visible spores; however, the fungus spreads quickly, coating leaves, stems, buds and fruit.

Identify and Control Lawn Fungus

Lawn fungus; materializing in numerous colours under varied environmental environmental conditions, it attacks a wide range of grasses. Knowing how to identify it early, before it becomes a major problem, will save both time and money. Anyone who is concerned about the having a beautiful lawn should monitor it for signs of disease, prevent outbreaks if possible and treat disease infestations quickly and effectively.

Greenhouses – What About Your Potting Shed?

So you’ve got your greenhouse done and your garden and storage sheds finished. You’re really happy with them but you can’t shake that feeling that you’re still missing something. Well let me suggest that all you need now is a Propagating and Potting Shed. That’s it, with the addition of that you’ll have everything a good gardener needs. Now it need not actually be a separate structure, you can opt to simply extend one of your existing sheds, either your garden shed or your storage shed. This is also a much less expensive alternative than building another structure altogether.Virtually all commercial nurseries have their propagating and potting facilities separate from their greenhouses and shade-houses. The reason for that is that it gives them more control of what goes into and what comes out of those houses.

Grow Your Own Organic Produce With Aquaponics

Grow your own organic produce with this simple system. This system offers up to 10 times the produce in half the time of a conventional garden. No weeding or digging – guaranteed!

Plant Healthcare Basics: What Is Plant Healthcare and Why Do You Need It?

With the recent rise in plant diseases caused by insects, pests and other environmental issues, Plant healthcare is fast becoming a necessary part of a successful tree care strategy. These days, trees and other plants feel stressed in multiple ways.

The English Garden

It’s a model for gardens all over the world – but what exactly is the ‘English garden?’ Through the centuries the English garden has been many different things, so where do we get our current idea from? The earliest ‘English’ garden that we know of was planted by the Romans in the 1st century AD at the Roman Palace at Fishbourne in the English county of Sussex.

A White Garden

Looking for a garden that’s just a little different, or perhaps one that is ideal for entertaining? There are many arguments in favor of a white garden and none against. This article explains the benefits and provides a list of white varieties of well known plants you can choose to get started.

A Scented Garden

Why bother with aroma therapy when you can spend you leisure time surrounded by the fragrance of a scented garden? While few gardens have the climate for lemon trees, a lemon scent can be experienced in many flowers, there are several lemon scented varieties of geranium and many lemon scented herbs, such as thyme.

Make Your Dried Herbs

If you decide to make some dried herbs for your kitchen, the best period to collect your herbs is in the late summer because some herbs begin to decline with the weather turning cool. During the day, morning will be best harvest time to pick up your herbs. When you do the cutting work in your garden, remember to take a good look at the health status of your chosen herb and remove the diseased leaves and insects.

Sow Tomato Seeds Early for a Bumper Harvest

A look at how to sow tomato seeds so that you can start them early to get a bumper harvest. How to propagate tomato seeds and then grow them on so you can plant them out.

Top Tips On Choosing Your First Bonsai Tree

When choosing a bonsai, the ensuing factors must to be held into consideration before making your eventual selection. Whilst selecting a bonsai tree you will perceive that there is a vast variety obtainable. Bonsai have many styles including formal, cascade, and more.

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