Environmental Effects On Plants

Environmental Effects On Plants can play a significant role in how well or poorly a particular plant will grow under certain conditions Some environmental factors that affect the growth of […]

The Basics of Zeolite

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The Basics of Zeolite is a naturally occurring material found in many countries around the world, as well as Australia in Northern New South Wales. It is very low in […]

Basic Soil Properties

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Basic Soil Properties vary from country to country, state to state, region to region depending on the geological activity from millions of years of formation and erosion What gives a […]

What is Diatomaceous Earth?

What is Diatomaceous Earth? It is a naturally occurring soft, sedimentary rock that crumbles easily to a fine white to off-white powder depending on other particles that get mixed in […]

Good and Bad Moss

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Good and Bad Moss differences. The bad moss is one that is dense and covers the top of a potted plant restricting any water from entering, especially if it gets […]

Poisonous Plants

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Poisonous Plants can be both beautiful and deadly at the same time so it pay to be aware of these types of plants and what does it mean to be […]

Good & Bad Effects of Ethylene

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Good and Bad Effects of Ethylene when used for the maturation of food after storage and transport. Difference between Ethylene and Ethanol First I need to point out that Ethylene […]

Bacterial Infections

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Bacterial Infections can be both good and bad depending on what they infect to destroy or help. In a previous article we referred to both good and bad fungi and […]

To Use or Not to Use – Grass Clippings ?

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To Use or Not to Use – Grass Clippings? That is the big question for many gardeners. Personally I find them a useful addition to the garden providing another source […]

The Basis of Pruning a Plant

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The Basis of Pruning a Plant should be used in this order:- Remove any dead, diseased or otherwise damaged parts Remove any branches or limbs that are crossing over each […]