Your All Things Plants newsletter for August 6, 2012
Some numbers from last week:
- 27 new members.
- 122 new threads.
- 2,554 new posts.
- 1,981 new images to the plant database.
- 60 new comments in the plant database.
There were 7 new gardening ideas posted last week:
August 6, 2012
|Interview with Jane Gates, author of "All The Garden's a Stage"|
|Jane Gates, the author of a new gardening book, has a long history in art, music and gardening. She has studied horticulture and worked in the green industry for over 30 years, propagating, hybridizing, running nurseries, designing gardens, building landscapes and managing plant stores. Come and listen to my 30 minute conversation with this fascinating personality. (331 words - Read the full article)|
August 4, 2012
|When repotting an Adenium, raise the plant an inch (or more depending on size) from its previous height, to help the caudex develop. Cut off any of the tiny roots that are above the (new) surface with a sharp knife, and dust the cuts with cinnamon to prevent rot.|
July 31, 2012
|We are all going green. Flower pots are expensive. You can make a simple pot from scraps of styrofoam, outdoor caulking and small rocks from the Dollar Store. On this pot I used rocks, tile from a discount warehouse, and chess set pieces from Goodwill. (167 words - Read the full article)|