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Ceropegia Sandersonii Care: How To Grow The Parachute Plant

Ceropegia Sandersonii Care: How To Grow The Parachute Plant

Ceropegia sandersonii (seer-oh-PEEJ-ee-uh san-der-SON-ee-eye) is an attractive member of the Apocynaceae family hailing from parts of South Africa, Swaziland, and Mozambique.It has a wide range of common names, including:Fountain flowerGiant ceropegiaParachute flowerParachute plantSambreelblomSanderson’s canopy flowerSanderson’s CeropegiaTrumpet flowerUmbrella flowerUmbrella plantWindowed flowerHaving some of the largest blooms in the Ceropegia genus it is satisfying to grow.

Viral diseases of plants: knowing and preventing them

Viral diseases of plants: knowing and preventing them

Cultivated plants can suffer the attacks of some pathologies, those who cultivate the vegetable garden will surely be confronted with the illness of their crops. The causes of these diseases can be different: bacteria, fungi or viruses.Among the diseases that affect plants are those of viral origin that are much more difficult to control than fungal or bacterial ones, because there are no products allowed in organic farming to combat them.

If the orchard does not bear fruit

If the orchard does not bear fruit

Hi Alex A plant that does not bear fruit can do this for several reasons, let's try to figure out together what affected your orchard, so that we can take action next year.Possible causes of non-fruitingSince you mention last year's crop I guess your trees are adults, so the lack of production cannot be blamed on young age.

Fertile Soil: Understanding The Soil Fertility Puzzle

Fertile Soil: Understanding The Soil Fertility Puzzle

In this article, we are going to look at soil fertility.Mention “fertilizer” to an engineer or a chemist and they begin immediately to think in terms of inorganic minerals which have been assembled into a bag which their mind labels “commercial fertilizer.”Talk of fertilizer to the organic gardening zealot and they see visions of:Compost heapsBone mealManureDried blood … and other natural sources of nutrients.

Moon Flower Plant Care: How To Grow Moonflower Plants

Moon Flower Plant Care: How To Grow Moonflower Plants

The Moonflower vine, botanically Ipomoea alba. Often mistaken for its cousin, the Morning Glory, and sweet potato plant. Also, the common name moon flower is often related to datura inoxia.While the white ipomoea opens up its glorious flowers with the dawn, moonflowers bloom come dusk and close up just before the first morning light.

Agricultural machinery to work the land

Agricultural machinery to work the land

Working the land is tiring and human ingenuity has always worked to study mechanized solutions that can relieve the farmer, creating ever new agricultural equipment and machinery.In this article we describe the main agricultural tools for working the land, a chapter of interesting agriculture and full of innovation.