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Keeping Moss Indoors: Care For Growing Moss Indoors

Keeping Moss Indoors: Care For Growing Moss Indoors

By: Anne BaleyIf you’ve ever wandered through the woods and seen trees covered in moss, you may have wondered if you can grow moss indoors. These velvety cushions aren’t regular plants; they’re bryophytes, which mean they don’t have regular roots, flowers or seeds. They get their nutrients and moisture directly through their leaves from the air around them.

Clouds And Photosynthesis – Do Plants Grow On Cloudy Days

Clouds And Photosynthesis – Do Plants Grow On Cloudy Days

By: Teo SpenglerIf shade from clouds is making you feel blue, you can alwaysopt to walk on the sunny side of the street. The plants in your garden do nothave this option. While you may need sun to lift your spirits, plants need itto grow and thrive since their process of photosynthesis depends on it.

What Is A Whorled Pogonia – Learn About Whorled Pogonia Plants

What Is A Whorled Pogonia – Learn About Whorled Pogonia Plants

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistThere are over 26,000 varieties of orchid known in the world. It is one of the most diverse plant groups with representatives in almost every corner of the world. Isotria whorled pogonias are one of the many unique varieties. What is a whorled pogonia?

Astrophytum - Astrophytum myriostigma

Astrophytum - Astrophytum myriostigma

Astrophytum Astrophytum is a genus that belongs to the cactaceae family. This kind of plant is characterized by its curious star shape from which it takes its name. The various species are recognizable by evident ribs that can be four up to ten.

Phalaenopsis cultivation

Phalaenopsis cultivation

The phalaenopsis orchid is one of the most beautiful orchids we can find and the cultivation of this plant requires special precautions. Orchids are rhizomatous epiphytic plants, i.e. they are plants that grow with rhizomatous roots on other plants. Native to the subtropical areas of Asia, they are well suited for growing indoors, in sunny places but not directly exposed to sunlight.

Planting and growing strawberries

Planting and growing strawberries

How to get a high harvest of strawberries Ruzilya Zyakievna Maksyutova is a process engineer and gardener with more than 25 years of experience. On her five hundred square meters, she grows tomatoes, cucumbers, berries, apple trees, pears, Japanese quince, grapes, flowers - more than 40 species of plants. There is a greenhouse. And the harvest pleases every year. Ruzilya Zyakievna uses only methods of ecological organic live farming in her garden.