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How to manage brambles and shrubs

Brambles, whose name derives from the scientific name «Rubus», can be of different varieties, of which blackberries and raspberries are the most common. In this article, we will see all types, including those that proliferate at high speed, but following our advice you will be able to manage brambles and shrubs, saving your garden from invasion.

If you previously planted a “Rubus” shrub in your ...

Ornamental Plants

The Varieties of Orchids per Apartment and Their Care

They are plants that adapt perfectly to bright places without direct sun, for this reason, different varieties of orchids per apartment are perfect for decorating your home.

Although we have already talked about how to take care of orchids in another article, today we want to focus instead on the most common varieties of orchids and on the suggestions to make them last longer.

Caring for Phalaenop...

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How to Take Care of Calathea

Maranta and Calathea are plants that are part of the Marantaceae family, characterized by the splendid colors and motifs of their leaves. They are also called ‘prayer plants’ due to the peculiar nocturnal movement when it closes by collecting all the leaves. It is a perennial plant that we can enjoy throughout the year, we immediately see in detail how to take care of Calathea.

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Ornamental Plants

How to Take Care of the Hoya

More commonly known as ‘wax flower’, Hoya plants are climbers that can be grown as indoor plants and have a very fragrant bloom. Did you know that there is a variety that smells like chocolate? Add them to your indoor plant collection, follow the tips in this guide on how to care for Hoya.

How to grow Hoya

Although there are a good number of Hoya varieties, their basic needs in terms of light, sub...

Ornamental Plants

How to Combine Indoor Plants in a Pot

Today I want to propose an exercise that seems very interesting to me to learn more about gardening: combining indoor plants in a single pot or container. Whether it is to obtain a decorative composition or to take advantage of the fact that in some pots we find more than one plant, it will also be an opportunity to learn more about them.

Tips for matching indoor plants

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Weed out Weeds Naturally

Whether you are having breakfast in your pajamas on a hot summer morning or sunbathing in a bikini, a privacy screen means you can fully enjoy what you are doing, without being observed. There are numerous options to protect your privacy, let’s discover them together:

1. Balcony coatings

The panels, which can be placed along the balcony balustrade, are true classics...

Ornamental Plants

Ivy Planting

It is a very easy plant to care for and that lends itself to an enormous variety of uses, such as climbing or ground cover; it has rapid growth and uses aerial roots to anchor itself to the closest object. The ivy has persistent leaves, with three or five lobes, a beautiful intense green or variegated white or greyish-green...