Gymnocalycium friedrichii flowering

Gymnocalycium Friedrichii: The Small Sun-Loving Slow-Paced Chin Cactus

Trying to picture what a Gymnocalycium Friedrichii looks like? That's easy; imagine a small, baby cactus - it's exactly that! These succulents are easy to grow and lovely to keep in...
Pumpkins

All Types of Pumpkins – The Ultimate Guide to 40 Varieties

Knowing all the types of pumpkins is essential for cookaholics and decoration addicts. Every type of pumpkin, in fact, will have a different color, taste, pulp texture. As such, you'll realize...
Bell peppers garden

What Is Eating My Pepper Plants at Night? The Whole Truth

There are several pests that could be eating pepper plants at night. Pepper plants (Capsicum annuu) belong to the nightshade family (Solanaceae). Pests that feed on nightshades, such as potatoes, may also...
Growing thai basil

Thai Basil: The Perfect Growing Guide From Experts

Thai basil, or Ocimum basilicum, has a distinct smell and flavor that make you imagine you're seated in a restaurant at some exotic, distant land. It's a perfect ingredient for different...
Bottle gourd calabash gourd plant

Bottle Gourd (Calabash Gourd) Plant — A Growing & Caring Guide

Bottle gourd, also known as calabash gourd and white-flowered gourd, is pretty versatile. You can grow it in many ways, as long as you give it a bit of care. Once grown,...
Growing bitter melon momordica charantia

Momordica Charantia: Grow the Bitter Melon With Expert Tips

Momordica charantia, also called bitter melon, bitter apple, bitter gourd, bitter squash or balsam-pear, is a delicious and healthy addition to any garden and kitchen. But what exactly is it, and how...
Longevity spinach known as gyunura procumbens

Longevity Spinach: What It Is and How To Grow It

Longevity spinach, also known as Gynura procumbens, is growing in popularity thanks to its benefits as green, leafy spinach! If you are wondering what longevity spinach leaves do and how to grow...
Baby leaf greens

Baby Leaf Greens: How To Grow Your Own Salad

You can grow your own baby leaf greens for salad quickly, easily, and in the smallest spaces. All you need is good quality soil, enough light and water, and the right seeds...
Growing angled luffa luffa acutangula

Luffa Plant: How To Grow Your Own Sponges at Home

Angled Luffa, also known as Luffa acutangula in Latin, is a superb plant to grow at home. It takes a bit of effort, but it's well worth it! Not only does it...
Peperomia pellucida plant

Growing Peperomia Pellucida at Home: How-to and Its Benefits

You may never guess it when you look at the delicate heart-shaped leaves of the peperomia pellucida plant, but it has a long history of medicinal and culinary uses. You are more...

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