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A Guide about How to Grow and Care for Corn Plant (Dracaena)

Corn Plant (Dracaena) is an indoor plant and requires low maintenance. It is placed near indirect sunlight. However, make sure it is getting enough sunlight for the natural growth rate. Corn Plant should have strong foliage, an established root system, and firm trunks. The trunk of the corn plant should not be covered or wilted […]

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Complete Guide to Grow and Care for Chinese Money Plant

Pilea peperomiodes is also called the Chinese money plant, pancake plant, missionary plant, the UFO plant, and the pass-it-along plant. It has a dome of beautiful leaves that appear as though little lily pads. This money plant is an evergreen tree with thick branches and smooth adjusted fresh leaves. Leaves are green and sometimes, whenever […]

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The Best Way to Grow Prayer Plant and Caring Tips

The prayer plant is well-known as the TEN COMMANDMENTS. Coming from Brazil, Africa, and Asia; the leaves of the prayer plant are well decorated with dark patches amongst its veins. It is a houseplant that is much beautiful before and after its blooming. As the name suggests, its greenery will fold and appear as embraced […]

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Plant Selection

Careful plant selection is part of the following principles of River-Friendly Landscaping: Landscape Locally Less to the Landfill Conserve Water Protect Water and Air Quality Create and Protect Wildlife Habitat Consider the following when selecting plants for your River-Friendly Landscape: choose California native (best choice) or Mediterranean plants — California native plants will help to […]

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Landscaping locally – Work with nature, rather than against it

“Landscape Locally” means creating a landscape that collaborates with, rather than working against, nature — resulting in plants that stay healthy and beautiful using less water, fertilizer, and pesticides. This is done by identifying the site characteristics listed below and using that information to select plants that will thrive on the site. 1.  Evaluate your […]

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 All About Growing and Caring for Lucky Bamboo Indoor

Bamboo plants are well-known in Asian countries. They are broadly used to make fences, furniture, medicines, and musical instruments. Bamboo plants are known as the fastest-growing plants. These plants have also made their way into European and American culture. One of such plants is examined with respect for “being lucky” to LUCKY BAMBOO PLANT. You […]

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Tips For Growing Majesty Palm Indoor

This is a strong, tropical palm with elegant, fluffy fronds that originate from Madagascar. Majesty Palm is typically found beside river banks. It got its name due to its majestic qualities. The leaves of this plant tend to grow from the trunk before curving at the ends. Though it is new to the houseplant world, […]

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Best Pressure Washer of 2021: Hands-On Review By Expert

You cannot easily remove perennial mold or dirt on wheels with just a regular sprinkler pipe. In this case, you should rely on the help of pressure washers – devices that save you not only time but also effort, even with the oldest stains. Garden Products has tested and selected the top 10 best pressure […]

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Lawn Care: How Green is Your Grass?

Although often labeled as a water and energy hog, lawns remain a significant part of the home landscape. By establishing small, practical areas planted with turf species that require less water and implementing simple maintenance practices, you can have a nice lawn and also be environmentally responsible. Amazingly, the inevitable, unwanted brown spots that appear […]

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Rain Gardens: Together We Can Make a Difference

What is it? Rain gardens are shallow, landscaped depressions that capture rain water that runs off roofs and/or pavement. How does it work? When it rains, stormwater from your roof or pavement is directed to the rain garden. The garden allows the water to slowly filter and soak into the ground. This reduces the amount […]