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Grape mildew disease: treatment and photos, treatment, how to treat
Grape mildew disease: treatment and photos, treatment, how to treat

Diseases of plants Published: Last revisions: Mildew, or downy mildew of grapes, is the most common and harmful disease of European varieties of culture, affecting all terrestrial organs. The disease is caused by the fungus plasmopara vitikola, which in 1878 was brought from North America to France and eventually spread throughout the vineyards of Europe.

3 exotic vegetables that can grow in our gardens
3 exotic vegetables that can grow in our gardens

Sooner or later, every gardener has a desire to plant something new on his site. If you decide to experiment, here are some exotic plants that can be grown in our difficult climatic conditions: Pepino It is also called a melon pear, but it has nothing to do with them, but belongs to the nightshade family and is a relative of tomato and potato.

Ripening green tomatoes
Ripening green tomatoes

Question: cherry tomatoes I wanted to know once I have picked the San Marzano tomatoes that are not red to make keep the box so that they finish ripening and better in the shade or in the sun ...? Thank you Green tomatoes ripening: Answer: tomatoes Good morning Alida, thank you for contacting us through the gardening expert column.

Trichopolum for tomatoes and cucumbers from late blight
Trichopolum for tomatoes and cucumbers from late blight

People who grow vegetables know from their own experience how much effort it takes to get a crop. And it is especially offensive when all efforts threaten to go down the drain, due to damage to plants by harmful bacteria or fungus. Crops such as tomatoes and cucumbers are especially susceptible to infection.

 Risk is a noble cause, or If you need to plant peonies in spring
Risk is a noble cause, or If you need to plant peonies in spring

Like most perennial spring flowering plants, it is customary to plant peonies in late summer or early autumn, because then the seedlings will have time to take root well before the onset of cold weather. In some situations, observing a few simple rules, it is possible to do this in spring. How to plant herbaceous peonies in spring Spring planting of peonies is not always successful, it is associated with certain risks.

Matrona's party or Night violet
Matrona's party or Night violet

These flowers of extraordinary beauty can be recognized with closed eyes - by their unique pleasant aroma. As the sun goes down, this scent only intensifies. The nocturnal violet, translated from the Latin language, is called the Matrona's nocturnal. In its family, there are more than 30 species. In Europe, the night violet appeared in the middle of the sixteenth century.

Asparagus: growing from seeds, planting and care, types and varieties, photo
Asparagus: growing from seeds, planting and care, types and varieties, photo

Garden plants Published: Last revisions: The asparagus plant (lat. Asparagus), or asparagus, belongs to the genus of plants of the Asparagus family, numbering about 200 species that grow in dry climates around the world. The most common type of asparagus is medicinal. Asparagus can be a herb or shrub with a developed rhizome and branched, often creeping stems.

 Cherry Ovstuzhenka: secrets of growing an early ripe beauty
Cherry Ovstuzhenka: secrets of growing an early ripe beauty

Cherry Ovstuzhenka is a wonderful culture that will adorn any garden. This variety is appreciated by gardeners for its early ripening and bountiful harvest. From its berries, tasty and healthy desserts are obtained that will certainly please the household. Description and distinctive qualities of the variety The culture was bred by crossing the Leningradskaya black and Compact Venyaminova varieties.

 An interesting novelty of the potato market: Barin variety
An interesting novelty of the potato market: Barin variety

Choosing a potato variety for planting is a responsible decision. After all, this vegetable grows for a long time, occupies a large area and brings a significant harvest. That is why it is so important to know more about different varieties and varieties of potatoes in order to make the right decision. Description of Barin potatoes Barin potatoes were included in the Russian register relatively recently, in 2014.

Beets - agricultural technology, high-yield varieties
Beets - agricultural technology, high-yield varieties

Among all the variety of vegetables currently prevailing on our table, one of the places of honor is occupied by such a culture as beets. Until now, its wild forms grow in this territory and are a plant with fleshy leaves and a hard, white and bitter root. Initially, fleshy leaves with petioles were used for food, and only many centuries later, thanks to the efforts of the first farmers, a vegetable appeared with the usual us with a red juicy root crop.

How to properly water tomato seedlings
How to properly water tomato seedlings

Tomatoes are a very common, popular and healthy crop. There is not a single summer resident and gardener who would not be engaged in growing tomatoes. The experience of growing this vegetable crop suggests that the abundance and quality of the future tomato harvest directly depends on the proper care of the seedlings, and in particular on watering.

Detailed description and characteristics of Belarusian cabbage
Detailed description and characteristics of Belarusian cabbage

The variety of cabbage "Belorusskaya" has a long history and is gaining more and more connoisseurs. For more than seventy years, gardeners and large agricultural enterprises have been relying on this particular variety. According to the description, the variety has a large number of advantages. Description and characteristics of the Belarusian variety In 1937, the breeding institute brought out a variety of white cabbage, which is resistant to frost and many diseases in terms of characteristics.

Afelandra: home care, reproduction and transplant, photo
Afelandra: home care, reproduction and transplant, photo

Houseplants Published: Last revisions: Afelandra, or aphelandra (Latin Aphelandra) - a genus of flowering plants of the Acanthus family, common in tropical regions of America. The name of the genus is formed from two roots of the Greek language, means "simple man" and explains the presence of simple unilocular anthers in plants of this genus.

How to fertilize trees and how to choose fertilizer
How to fertilize trees and how to choose fertilizer

Timely feeding of trees is extremely important for their correct growth, amicable flowering and abundant fruiting. You can fertilize the garden in the spring, after the snow has melted, and, if necessary, repeat the introduction of nutrients in the summer and in the fall. When fertilizing is required, fertilization in the garden should be applied depending on the type of soil and varieties of trees and shrubs.

How to build and equip a bio-vegetarian with your own hands
How to build and equip a bio-vegetarian with your own hands

New generation greenhouses are not only technological structures, but also environmentally friendly. Examples of such greenhouses include a solar bio-vegetarian, developed by a physics teacher from Ukraine A. Ivanov. Is it worth using a bio-vegetarian? Unambiguously, solar bio-vegetarian is a new technology in the world of growing garden crops.

What Is Perlite: Learn About Perlite Potting Soil
What Is Perlite: Learn About Perlite Potting Soil

Okay, so you bought the potting soil and have just planted a magnificent Ficus tree. Upon close inspection, you notice what appear to be tiny Styrofoam balls in the potting medium. Having heard of perlite, you may wonder if the little balls are perlite and, if so, what is perlite and/or the uses of perlite potting soil?

What Is Parthenocarpy: Information And Examples Of Parthenocarpy
What Is Parthenocarpy: Information And Examples Of Parthenocarpy

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistWhat do bananas and figs have in common? They both develop without fertilization and produce no viable seeds. This situation of parthenocarpy in plants can occur in two types, vegetative and stimulative parthenocarpy.Parthenocarpy in plants is a relatively unusual condition but it does occur in some of our most common fruit.

Tuia - Thuja occidentalis
Tuia - Thuja occidentalis

The common name for thuya is a small genus belonging to the group of conifers and to the family of Cupressaceae. Its origin lies along the Pacific coast in North America - from Alaska to California - and in East Asia. In nature it looks like a medium-sized tree, being able to reach a height of about 40 meters.

Maple Tree Seeds To Eat: How To Harvest Seeds From Maples
Maple Tree Seeds To Eat: How To Harvest Seeds From Maples

By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenIf you encounter a situation where foraging for food isneeded, it is helpful to know what you can eat. There may be a few options thatyou don’t know about. You may remember the helicopters you played with as achild, those that fell off the maple tree.

Information About Zone 8
Information About Zone 8

Zone 8 Winter Veggie Garden: Growing Winter Vegetables In Zone 8By Amy GrantUnited States Department of Agriculture zone 8 is one of the warmer regions of the country. How about cold season vegetables for zone 8? Can you grow vegetables in zone 8 winters? If so, what winter vegetables are suited to grow in zone 8?