By: Amy GrantAster yellows disease is a disease caused by a mycoplasma organism that is carried to its host plants by the aster or six-spotted leafhopper (Macrosteles fascifrons). This organism affects 300 different species within 40 plant families. Of the host crops afflicted, the largest losses of up to 80 are attributed to aster yellows of carrots and lettuce.
Another tree is called Mountain Elm, or Mountain Ilm (lat.Ulmus glabra). Trees of the genus Elm, belong to the Elm family. Field: wild growth - temperate latitudes of Europe, North America and Asian countries. Elm prefers bright spots. The soil is suitable moist and fruitful. Loves moderate watering.
By: Mary Ellen EllisSesame seeds are tasty and a kitchen staple. They can be toasted to add nuttiness to dishes or made into nutritious oil and a delicious paste called tahini. If you love growing your own food, consider growing sesame from seed for a new and rewarding challenge.About Sesame Seed PropagationThe sesame plant (Sesamum indicum) is grown for its seeds.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistThere are all sorts of creepy crawlies that want to snack on your prized plants. Predatory thrips in gardens and interior plantings can help protect your babies from other species that wreak havoc on their productive abilities. What are predatory thrips?
Unlike vegetables and berry crops, growing greenery is not a troublesome and enjoyable activity at all. And if you know how to plant spinach correctly, then its harvest can be harvested almost all year round. Requirements for growing conditions Spinach is a crop resistant to cold and even recovers after small frosts, so it can be grown not only in summer.
The best grape varieties are those that are bred by selection experts among the latter, for example, Lily of the Valley. The fact is that the maximum number of shortcomings has been removed in them, there are only improvements that bring crops closer to ideal plants. Most of all, this applies to winegrowers who themselves love grapes and carry out breeding work for personal purposes.
In warm weather, the compost heap rots in two to three months. In the cold season, the term increases threefold. In order for the natural fertilizer to be ready for use by spring, it is necessary to observe a number of conditions that will create a microclimate suitable for the decomposition of plant waste. Composition
Read Part 1: Growing Celery, Parsley and Parsnips Uses of White Roots and Their Health Benefits Parsley, celery and parsnips are vegetable plants whose leaves and roots are used as a spice in soups and sauces, as well as in side dishes and salads. widely used in pharmacology, and parsley and celery are also used in cosmetics and perfumery.
Read the previous part. ← Harvest components: the use of biostimulantsSeed varieties, hybridsLet's talk about seed varieties. First of all, I want to say that, in my opinion, in our climatic conditions it is more rational to use heterotic F1 hybrids for sowing. Once upon a time, gardeners had already noticed that varieties were degenerating, and resorted to various tricks to preserve the properties of the variety.
Bioregulators Published: Last edits: Every owner of a summer cottage or personal plot strives to get a high yield of vegetables and fruits. This can be helped by biostimulants that support plants in adverse weather and climatic conditions. They not only stimulate the growth and development of plants, but also strengthen their immunity and resistance to diseases and pests.
GORILLAC SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION Wood: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Subphylum: Vertebrata Class: Mammalia Order: Primates Family: Hominidae Genus: Gorilla Species: Gorilla gorilla Subspecies: Gorilla gorilla diehli (Called Cross River species) beringei beringei (called mountain species) Subspecies: Gorilla gorilla beringei graueri (called Graue species) Common name: gorilla GENERAL DATA Standing height: female 1.4 - 1.5 m - male 1.6 - 1.8 m Weight: female 70 - 140 kg - male 135 - 275 kg Life span: up to 35-50 years in the wild; 50 years in captivity Sexual maturity: female 8 years - male 10 years Reproduction: all year Interval between births: 3.5 -4.5 years HABITAT AND GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION The gorilla belongs to the order of primates and to the family Hominidae (the same as the ; man) and is the anthropoid ape, that is to say the most similar to human beings, the largest there is.
By: Amy GrantIf you live in one of the cooler regions of North America, you might despair of ever growing your own cherry trees, but the good news is that there are many more recently developed cold hardy cherry trees suitable for growing in climates with short growing seasons. The following article contains information about growing cherry trees for cold climates, in particular, zone 3 cherry tree cultivars.