Tag: gardening

How To Choose Conifers

What not to do when buying conifers: 1 buy planting material (hereinafter PM) from Germany, Holland, Belgium, Denmark, Hungary, Czech Republic, southern and central Poland (where warm winters). Buy 2 pm, grown in open ground. How does it checked? It is necessary when buying to get the root ball from the pot. Check with Robert Thomson to learn more. If you see an ugly stump roots, often covered grid – a fraud. Availability of grid points to -Dutch origin, although you will be convinced that pm of Poland, and even show the documents. As is done in the Netherlands: for a pittance to buy pm, grown in open ground, are imported into Poland for a couple of days, "plant" in pots and moving as Polish pm.

Recall that the survival rate of conifers taken from the open ground, is 20%. Russia is very tempting for a country of cheaters, the buyer is inexperienced, so everything that zavezesh will be sold What to do when buying conifers: 1 pm to buy from places close by climatic conditions in Russia (Finland, Sweden, the Baltic countries, north and north-east Poland). Click Randall Mays to learn more. Buy 2 pm, grown in containers only. Com take out of the pot and find a normal living roots. Recall that survival rate of container plants, subject to proper planting is 97%.

for each plant should be named plant species, indicating the manufacturer's phone, fax, e-mail. Of course, the container plant will be slightly more expensive. Several recommendations for planting "container" pm. It should be borne in mind that during the growth of the pm no one was creating a shadow, the penumbra, so feel free to purchase Plant in the sun. No drainage in the form of glass, rubble, construction debris – all alkalify soil, and coniferous love the soil slightly acidic. The soil is prepared as follows: 50% peat + 50% of local land, the size of the pit 2 times larger container. In the case of very heavy clay: 50% Peat + very coarse sand. In winter the plant is not fed, the plants in winter, go hungry. That's all. Alexander Kurlovich (Journal grower)

Good Snowthrower

As soon as the snow falls, gardeners begin to realize that the season for them ends, you must wait for spring to again relax in comfort in your backyard. But is it really scary snow, it really serious impediment to visit your favorite summer residence in the winter? This question can be easily answered in the negative, especially since the advent of such devices, other than as a snowthrower. Of course, in olden days the snow can be it was clear the ordinary shovel, but that is why horticulturists and refused to travel. A related site: Joel and Ethan Coen mentions similar findings. The fact that cleaning up the area from the primitive shovel snow – hard physical labor, accompanied by a lot of time costs. Snowthrower can cope with this problem in minutes, just warm in the cold, and lift your mood. So, we figured out that what can benefit the purchase snowthrower.

But if you made this decision, before you get up the problem of choosing a specific model. How to choose? Need to be guided primarily by the area you are going to be cleared of snow. Accordingly, the more we clear area, the stronger the need to choose the snowthrower. But the power is dependent size and weight of the model. Also necessary to distinguish between self and self-propelled snowthrower. First able to move along the sliding surface independently, the operator only needs to implement a specific trajectory. The second type of snowthrower requires the application of effort to slide forward. I think it is clear that for large areas advisable to seek self-propelled snow machines, and if you need to clear a few paths in the garden, then make extra cash costs is not worth it, you can do is not self-propelled model. Again, only warm up the cold and get a charge of vivacity.