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Planting Flowers Moss Rose or Portulaca

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In recent years, the beautiful Moss Rose or Portulaca is popular among lovers of ornamental plants. The colors are very diverse and the important way to grow Moss Rose through stem cuttings is very easy. Proverbial thrown to the ground can live.
Leaves pointed: More resistant to weather (hot / rain), crown of flowers mostly stack (type of carnation there is also a mention with the name margarita), grow flat on the ground. Suitable made cover ground (ground cover)
Spherical Leaves: The weather resistance is lower than the pointed leaf type (overheated, too wet the roots and stems), most of the crown of flowers with a variety of shades. The growth is rather high / not too flat.
Planting Moss Rose / Portulaca can be through seed / seed / seed. Can also through stem cuttings.
Moserose seed size is very small sandbox, so be careful when seeding. Seed seeds on planting medium by way of sowing. No need to close again with the ground. Flush using a sprayer to prevent seeds from drifting around. K…

Diseases that often occur in Roses

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1) Black spots
Cause: fungus (mushroom) Marsonina rosae (Lib.) Lind. ( € œBlack spotâ € ??). Symptoms: dark-pitted black patches with jagged edges. Gradually blotches of diameter  ± 1 cm together, so that the surrounding leaf tissue becomes yellow. Can also occur on the petiole, stems, base of flowers, petals and flower canopy. The leaves are attacked will easily fall. Nonchemical control: trim parts of diseased plants and keep the garden clean (sanitation). Chemical control: sprayed fungicide with active ingredients of Propineb and Mankozeb at the recommended concentrations.
2) Leaf rust
Cause: fungus (mushroom) Phragmidium mucronatum (Persex ex Pr.) Schlecht. Symptoms: reddish orange spots on the underside of the leaf, on the upper side of the leaf there is a reddish angle spots. Leaves that are attacked by weight will easily fall (fall). Non-chemical control: cuts / pruning of sick leaves is then destroyed. Chemical control: sprayed with an active Zinc or Maneb fungicide at the reco…

Giant Orchid Grammatophyllum speciosum

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There are many species of orchids in the world, ranging from small to large shapes with various types of flowers, there are also orchids similar to insects, there are similar to the form of a duck and also there the similar to someone, and most orchids Flowering is very beautiful and nice in the view.

There are many types and varieties of orchids, such as moon orchids, vanda orchids, black orchids and also some other types. Among these types of orchids there is one type of orchid plants that have a large size of Giant Orchid, if these orchid plants are not foreign again for orchid lovers.
Giant Orchid is one of the largest and heaviest orchids among other types of orchids, with the orchid Latin language is known by the name Grammatophyllum speciosum with a weight sometimes reaching one ton with a height of up to 3 meters. So with this Giant Orchid Bearing predicate as the largest orchid or giant orchid, there are some orchid names among them orchid tiger, orchid queen, orchid tiger, if …

Dracaena and Plant Species

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Dracena plants are habitat in the forest because they are born in the shade under the shade of a tree. In addition, this plant is very easy to grow anywhere. In places where the temperature is not too hot and also not too cold. This plant grows in a shady place or planted in pots as an indoor plant. This plant also lives and grows in a mild climate.
This drasena plant is very easy to multiply by cutting the tip of the stem. Usually the natural spread of this plant is always growing near the parent plant. For example the new plant will appear by itself near the mother.
This type of plant is an indoor plant (indoor ornamental plants) are resilient with minimal light. According to research, this drasena plant absorbs air pollutants such as NO air pollution gas is converted to NO2 (nitrogen dioxide), CO2 (carbon dioxide), CO (carbon monoxide).
Species and varieties of drasena plants: Dracaena compacta Dracaena draco Dracaena godseffiana Dracaena fragrans Massangeana Dracaena marginata Dracaena ref…

Jasminum nitidum flowers

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Jasminum nitidum This plant is widely used as an ornamental plant because of its fragrant and beautiful flowers, This plant can grow in the lowlands up to the plateau. Because this flower fragrant plants so much used as ingredients of making farfum or tea mixture.
This plant can be propagated by seed or grafting and cuttings, Jasminum nitidum plant is much preferred as an ornamental plant among other varieties this plant faucet leaves are not easy to fall and the flowers are beautiful.
Jasminum nitidum plant looks like a white frangipani flower, but this plant is much different from frangipani, if close seen from different tree, and its leaves. If seen flowers from a distance is somewhat similar to frangipani.
This plant has a fragrant odor and a bushy tree, on a shoot of plants will appear a large flower, this plant is grown as an ornamental plant for garden and yard, its size is large then rarely placed in pots.

Facts About Maple Trees

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Maple tree facts The maple tree is a plant belonging to the Aceraceae family. There are 128 species and several thousand types of maple trees that can be found mostly in the Northern Hemisphere. Fossil evidence suggests that maple is on the planet for at least 100 million years. Certain maple species vanished during the ice age. These plants are cultivated for their ornamental morphology, maple syrup production and commercial timber applications. Unfortunately, out of 128 species, 54 are faced with an uncertain future due to habitat loss.
Interesting About Maple Trees: The size of the maple tree depends on the species. Some types of maple can grow as bonsai, while others can reach 145 feet altitude.
Maple trees have delicate brown skin on young and rough plants in older plants. A solid and fibrous root system prevents nearby plant growth.
The leaves are divided into 3 to 9 lobes. They are organized in branches. The leaves change color from green to various shades of yellow, orange and red …

New Zealand's Flora and Fauna

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Plant New Zealand's high rainfall and long sunlight provide a rich and varied flora to the country - with 80% typical flora.
Trees and shrubs You will be captivated by New Zealand's stunning, naturally lush green forests, which include rimu, totara, different kinds of beeches, and the largest native tree, giant kauri. Under these trees, you will find a bushy shrub consisting of innumerable shrubs, various types of ferns, as well as many leaf moss and lichens.
Splash of color The kowhai yellow flowers are part of the beauty you will see, and if you visit the North Island, you will not be far from the beautiful pohutukawa tree. The bright red flowers bloomed in December, making it the main decoration of New Zealand's Christmas tree.
Animal Before humans inhabit New Zealand, this place must be very noisy! The extent of the original shrub field supports the life of birds of varying species. While the birds are evolving, the wings are not necessary for some birds, as there are no natu…

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