making own potting compost
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Make your own potting compost: This is how it’s done

2023-01-16 0

Potting compost, also known as seeding compost, provides seeds and cuttings with optimal conditions for germination and growth. Here is how you can easily make the substrate yourself. Many gardeners swear by homemade potting compost. […]

sansevieria, also known as bowstring hemp
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How to propagate sansevieria

2023-01-13 0

Bowstring hemp looks decorative and is very easy to care for. Propagation is also quite easy, whether by leaf cuttings or offshoots. All species and varieties of sansevieria, also known as bowstring hemp, are easy […]

a bee on a Christmas rose

Is the Christmas rose poisonous?

2023-01-10 0

Christmas roses bloom in gardens in winter and thus provide variety in the cold season. But beware: These beauties are poisonous and eating them can have serious consequences. Christmas roses (Helleborus niger) are also called […]

basil can be grown in water

Grow herbs in water: This is how to do it

2023-01-09 0

Herbs are wonderful for hydroponics because their shoot tips root very well in water. Here’s how to grow them in water. If you want to grow herbs, you do not necessarily need a pot with […]


Christmas star: This is the right location

2022-12-30 0

For poinsettias to feel comfortable and thrive, you need to provide them with the right location. Here are some tips to help you find the ideal place. The original home of poinsettia are subtropical dry […]

Is poinsettia toxic?

How toxic is poinsettia?

2022-12-29 0

The Christamas star is a classic during Advent. Still, many parents and pet owners wonder whether or not the plant is poisonous. Here you can find out whether it is really dangerous for children or […]