Amaryllis care indoors plant

Amaryllis care indoors plant

Amaryllis There are several plants commonly known as Amaryllis. Usually this name refers to the members of the genus Hippeastrum. But there is a “true” Amaryllis (Amaryllis belladonna), which is also known as Belladonna Lily. They are all belonging to the Amaryllidaceae family. The approx. 90 Hhippeastrum species are native to middle and south america. Amaryllis belladonna is from South Africa. It’s the only member of its genus. There is a wide range of Hippeastrum cultivars available …

Indoor plants Victoria BC

Indoor plants Victoria BC

By Kathryn Weber Plant choices Traditional • Ficus • Pothos Ivy • Peace lily • Chinese evergreens • English ivy • Spider plants • Dieffenbachia • Palms Contemporary • Mother-in-law s tongue • Cactus • Bromeliad • Paddle plant • Dragon plant A home just isn t a home without plants. When we have plants indoors , they bring our living spaces, quite literally, to life. Besides adding that much-needed touch of living green energy, plants are good for our homes, too. But does any plant …

Watering system for indoor plants

Watering system for indoor plants

Note from Jo: This post was written and photographed by our newest contributing author, Rachelle. We are so glad to have her join the Homestead Chronicles staff! She has a lot of great ideas and a rich and varied background in gardening, homesteading, cooking … all that fun stuff. Please give her a warm welcome in the reply section below! Installing an Indoor Watering System for Seedlings Two seasons ago, hubby and I converted our breakfast nook into an indoor greenhouse. It is …

Repotting Indoor Plants

Repotting Indoor Plants

Repotting your indoor plants can be very easy if done the right way. There are a few tips that are important to follow. I will now discuss 7 tips that can make anyone have a green thumb. Repot or not to repot: Repotting does not need to be done that often. At most repot a plant every 2 years. As long as the plant is getting the nutrients and water it needs it does not need to be repotted. Check the roots at the bottom of the root ball, if there are not a lot of roots circling …

Plant Stands Indoor Metal

Plant Stands Indoor Metal

Home » General » Outdoor Plant Stands: Presenting Greenery Outdoor Spot Look Plant is the best tool which you can use to create greenery home look. You might never realize this one thing. Just let you imagine if there is no plant, how come your backyard will be looked so green and fresh? This is why people choose plant as the best way when they want to create greenery look into their house. Plants are not only grown in the backyard or garden. Nowadays, people also like planting …

Indoor Plants images and names

Indoor Plants images and names

Don’t you just love this hobby? The seasons changing can only mean another miniature garden and now you can make one for the indoors! Do you want a wee beachy-garden scene to get you through the cold months? Or, create a miniature gratitude garden for Thanksgiving? Let’s recap what you need to know, and then follow with a few examples of the different indoor miniature gardens we’ve grown over the years. 1. Don’t drown them. Roots need air as well as water. Let the soil dry out …

Lavender plants indoors

Lavender plants indoors

Botanical Name: Lavandula species If you ve ever wondered how to grow lavender plant, you ll be surprised how easy it is. All lavender varieties prefer full sun and a sandy, well-drained soil. Lavender grows well in a container indoors and out. Did you know Dried lavender flower buds are one of the ingredients in herbes de Provence, a popular herb mix used for cooking. Uses of lavender. Lavender s intoxicating fragrance has made this herb a favorite for perfumes and lavender sachets …

Indoor plants that cause allergies

Indoor plants that cause allergies

Sexual allergies There are allergies to seminal fluid (sperm), to the pill, the coil, spermicides and lubricating products. Allergies to seminal fluid (sperm) This exceptionally rare allergy but can cause severe symptoms such as hives or angioedema. The symptoms begin in general a few minutes after ejaculation and cause vaginal itching and or skin rashes where skin has been in contact with sperm. It is the surface of the sperm that is responsible for causing the allergy. The symptoms …

Indoor plants Beginning with p

Indoor plants Beginning with p

Here we are smack dab in the middle of winter and I’m starting to miss walking to the vegetable garden,snips in hand,to gather ingredients for dinner. To tide me over until it’s time to plant spring crops I’m actually growing a few things indoors. I won’t be harvesting any tomatoes,but at least I can get my hands dirty and enjoy the satisfaction of adding a few fresh ingredients to my recipes. Here are five edibles you can grow indoors this winter. Lemons and Limes Citrus won’t …

Lucky indoor plants for 2013

Lucky indoor plants for 2013

This guest post comes from our contributor . It’s that time of year again. We all wonder how it got here so fast, but nonetheless, the time has arrived to close up the garden and move what we can indoors. A first timer myself, I stopped by our urban farm, , to get some tips. If, like me, you’re trying to keep some green friends alive this winter, here’s what I learned! What plants should I move inside? Stick with plants that come from warmer climates and don’t necessarily need …