Your All Things Plants newsletter for September 15, 2012
Some numbers from last week:
- 28 new members.
- 126 new threads.
- 2,065 new posts.
- 1,849 new images to the plant database.
- 24 new comments in the plant database.
There were 13 new gardening ideas posted last week:
September 12, 2012
|A quick tip on watering new shrubs and trees|
|To water newly planted trees and shrubs, take a 5 gallon bucket and drill a 1/8" hole near the bottom. Fill the bucket with water (preferably rainwater) and it will slowly water the soil around the tree soaking in deeply which is just what the plant wants.|
September 9, 2012
|Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2012 (Part 1)|
|Cardinal Wolsey started Hampton Court Palace in 1514, but when he fell out of favour it fell into the hands of King Henry VIII. It has had many changes by successive monarchs, but no member of the Royal Family has lived there since the 18th century. It is now a Historic Royal Palace and receives no government funding for its upkeep at all. Aside from the flower show, the Palace's own gardens are superb and the Tudor garden is a must. (2,115 words - Read the full article)|