Some numbers from last week:
- 40 new members.
- 155 new threads.
- 2,971 new posts.
- 3,086 new images to the plant database.
- 80 new comments in the plant database.
There were 10 new gardening ideas posted last week:
July 2, 2012
|A snip tip|
|To deadhead spent flowers from plants, I usually just pinch the faded blooms and stem above the leaf node with my fingers. If it's a side shoot, just snip it off with the garden scissors.|
June 30, 2012
|A quick tomato tip|
|To have a supply of fresh home grown tomatoes into fall and until the first frost, you might want to consider planting some new plants now (July). If you have a long enough growing season, plant transplants, cuttings from existing plants or from seed. When your spring plants are done producing, the summer plantings will just be starting! |
June 29, 2012
|Glossary tip - Cyme|
|Cyme: A usually flat-topped or convex flower cluster (inflorescence) in which the primary stem and each side branch end in a flower that opens before the flowers below or to the side of it (determinate). Annual Baby's Breath (Gypsophila muralis) and tomatoes have cymes.|
June 29, 2012
|A quick tip|
|Hang plastic wasp nests in a couple of trees in your garden to discourage wasps and hornets from building their nests in the area, they are territorial and won't build close to another nest.|