Category Archives for Plants

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How Do You Transplant an Orchid?

A garden full of flowering orchids is a remarkable sight. It is my daily routine to check my orchids every morning and relax as I walk and peek in every pot there is. I am very meticulous in taking care of my babies. Hence, when I notice that it already has outgrown its pot, I […]

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Best Pots for Orchids for Fast and Healthy Growth

During my venture to look for the best pots for orchids, I paid a visit to shops around my neighborhood and nearby towns. It was amazing to discover various choices as I hop from one shop to another. Hence, I ended up going home with many instead of a few as planned. I learned that […]

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How to Revive a Dying Orchid the Right Way

You will never know how sad I was when I saw my orchids starting to wither. I went out of town for weeks and trusted a friend to take care of my babies. Imagine the horror I felt when I saw them dying when I came back. They now look so raggedy with their leaves […]

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What Is The Best Potting Soil For Orchids? Top 5 Brands For 2019

Are you one of the many who found orchids difficult to grow? Surprisingly, my mom’s favorite past time is to take care of her orchids. No matter how negative the feedback I hear from others, I just cannot believe them. The orchids in our garden are amazingly healthy, beautiful and enchanting. If I ask my mom […]

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How Long Does It Take To Grow Wheatgrass – What is germination time?

The wheatgrass sprouts are considered a definition of microgreen. Basically, microgreen means just a seed that’s grown into green for a short period of time (from five to 12 days that’s a micro green). There’re a lot of your sunflower greens grows in a very short time such as your pea greens, your buckwheat lettuce […]

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How To Cut Back Overgrown Rose Bushes The Best Way?

I love roses ever since I can remember. I didn’t know before that I need to trim it down to keep it healthy and produce the loveliest blooms. I don’t want my roses to be touched for fear it will die. All I did was water it regularly and pick some of its flowers. However, […]

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Do Carrots Go Bad? And How to Store Them The Right Ways

I have not had any rotten carrots at home. I do not mind the expiry dates because it never lasts that long at home. We love to eat carrots, so when my kids see one, it disappears in a bit. Carrots are not expensive, convenient, delicious, nutritious, and they have a longer shelf life. It’s […]

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How Long Does Broccoli Last In The Fridge?

Not everyone likes broccoli. Ask my daughter if she does. I didn’t know when I was her age too. However, when I get older and recognizes the importance of health, I tend to eat more vegetables than I used to be. How long does broccoli last in the fridge? It’s the same question I ask each […]

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Flowers That Start With K: Can You Name Them?

If you had fun collecting flowers that starts with a letter E, I am wondering if you are up for another challenge. Can you name flowers that start with K? This could be a memory game for some, but for a green thumb, this is just a piece of cake. Some flowers that start with K […]

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Gaura Belleza Dark Pink: What Makes It A Gardener’s Favorite?

Gardeners fondly describe this beauty as “Wand Flower,” “Butterfly Flower” or “Butterfly Bush” and is a favorite when it comes to planting in containers or landscapes. I see that the dark pink hue of a flower is attractive enough to grace my front yard and the view from my patio. Yet, there must be more […]

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