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Proper feeding of onions is a guarantee of high yields

Proper feeding of onions is a guarantee of high yields

Onions are among the most unpretentious garden crops. Nevertheless, in order to obtain good yields, onion beds must be fed with mineral and organic fertilizers. Onion responsiveness to fertilizers Onion, when fertilized, immediately responds with increased growth. Most of all, he likes minerals, which have different effects on the development of onions.

How to make a greenhouse for cucumbers with your own hands

How to make a greenhouse for cucumbers with your own hands

Growing cucumbers in a greenhouse makes it possible to get early harvests. In regions with a harsh climate, such a structure, especially made by hand, is simply necessary, because it is generally impossible for young shoots with a weak root system to survive without shelter. If the frosts do not have time to pass, then a small greenhouse made of scrap materials can save the crop.

Correct technology of sowing and cultivation of corn

Correct technology of sowing and cultivation of corn

Corn is the real "queen of the fields" - one of the most widespread cereals cultivated all over the world. Easily adapts to any climate, high-yielding, but - with good care after sowing. A person takes literally everything from corn and uses it in various spheres of life - cobs, corn silk, stems and leaves.

Plants of the Cabbage family (Cruciferous): cultivation features, types

Plants of the Cabbage family (Cruciferous): cultivation features, types

Garden plants Published: Last edits: Cabbage, or Cabbage, or Cruciferous, or Brassicaceae - a family that includes dicotyledonous herbaceous annuals and perennials, shrubs and shrubs. In total, the family has about three hundred and eighty genera and about three thousand two hundred species.

 Roof insulation: features of the technology of external and internal laying of heat-insulating material

Roof insulation: features of the technology of external and internal laying of heat-insulating material

In order for the house to be cozy and heating costs low, all building envelopes must be well insulated. A pitched roof differs from walls both in design and in location, therefore, the technology of its insulation has its own characteristics. Next, we will talk about them in detail. What mistakes lead to when insulating the roof It is clear that if the thickness of the insulation is insufficient, a significant portion of the heat will evaporate from the house to the outside.

The famous tarragon: everything about growing tarragon

The famous tarragon: everything about growing tarragon

Tarragon is a spicy aromatic plant that is not very common in Russia, but extremely popular in the world. It is widely used in cooking and traditional medicine. The culture is unpretentious, even a not particularly experienced gardener can get a harvest. Description of Tarragon Tarragon, known to professional botanists as tarragon wormwood, and to most Russians as tarragon, is a perennial herbaceous bushy plant.

The best varieties of strawberries: photo and description

The best varieties of strawberries: photo and description

Almost everyone simply adores delicious and very aromatic strawberries (garden strawberries). There are many varieties of strawberries, all of which differ in their taste and yield. In this regard, any gardener may have a question, which variety is best to choose for planting in your garden?

Plantain - a universal healer

Plantain - a universal healer

Plantain - Benefits and Uses Rural dirt roads are usually covered with a thick layer of gray dust. Feet get stuck in it, and behind the traveler a gray cloud stretches out, settling on shoes and clothes. Therefore, the locals usually trample a path for walking parallel to the road. To the right and to the left, it is entwined with thickets of creeping knotweed and dense plantain bushes.

Diseases and pests of apricot trees, treatment and prevention

Diseases and pests of apricot trees, treatment and prevention

Apricot for high yields and high-quality fruits requires some attention from the gardener. Noticing a disease or the appearance of a pest in time, you can quickly intervene and eliminate the problem. What are the diseases of apricot, what are their causes. What pests can attack it, how to prevent it and how to deal with it - these are topical issues when growing apricots.

Useful properties and contraindications of black walnut

Useful properties and contraindications of black walnut

There are a huge number of different types of nuts in the world. One of the most unusual and rare representatives is the black walnut, which got its name from the rich color of the root system. Such kernels have a rich chemical composition and, accordingly, many useful properties.

 On Honey Savior and the beggar will try honey: the history and traditions of the holiday

On Honey Savior and the beggar will try honey: the history and traditions of the holiday

Our ancestors had a difficult life full of worries and hardships. This is probably why they came up with so many holidays that were associated with Christian concepts, and with pagan customs, and with milestones of peasant labor. In the last summer month, when the harvest was practically harvested and the bins were full of reserves, there were three Fields (Medovy, Yablochny, Orekhovy).

 Secrets of growing radishes in a greenhouse in winter

Secrets of growing radishes in a greenhouse in winter

Radish is one of the healthiest vegetables around. As a rule, it gets to our table first, and we look forward to it. But growing radish in a greenhouse in winter allows you to see this tasty product, full of vitamins and microelements, regardless of the season outside the window. Positive qualities of radish Radish is an annual plant that is planted in early spring.

 How to properly feed cucumbers

How to properly feed cucumbers

In the list of compulsory garden crops, cucumber occupies one of the first places. Growing cucumbers, you want to get a harvest earlier, more, better. The yield of vegetables depends on proper planting, care and regular feeding. For which to feed cucumbers For plant growth, many essential nutrients are required.

 Vriezia - a tropical epiphyte in your home

Vriezia - a tropical epiphyte in your home

Vriezia is a tropical inhabitant with unusual bright inflorescences and a pattern on a dense rosette of leaves. In nature, it lives on other plants, tree trunks and stones, which is quite eloquent evidence of its unpretentiousness. However, in order to grow a really attractive Vriezia and wait for its flowering in a city apartment, you need to know some tricks of home care for this flower.