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Buying annual plants (and other stuff) on eBay -- is it a good idea?
Yipee! On June 13th, I got a shipping notice and a tracking notice from my plug seller. Another method is to click on the Classifieds Tab which appears under the products and services tab, which brings you to a special DG Classified Ads section.
California
El Segundo
Is it my Fault or is it the Plant? A Guide to Perennial Longevity
With all those variables I just mentioned--along with genetic variability--it's not possible to give a precise longevity forecast for, but we can at least group them as either long-lived or short-lived.
California
El Segundo
Save your money: Delicious cups of wonder from the world of COFFEE
Coffee shops selling all types of cold and hot coffee litter the landscape; Starbucks launched a highly successful marketing campaign and opened thousands of stores. Do you like your coffee leaded or unleaded?
California
El Segundo
The Coffee Bean Tree
Now, right here, I need to take a little break and tell you that there is a downside to this wonderful eye opener called coffee, but before I explain it, there are some more facts that are pretty interesting.
California
El Segundo
Coffee tasting on the Big Island of Hawaii
Hawaii's "Kona Coast" has some of the best coffee in the world! Once home, we held several "tastings," narrowing down our favorites once again. Compared to the cost of even a regular black coffee in one of those cups with the familiar green logos, importing...
California
El Segundo
Bird Lovers, Wake Up and Smell the Shade Coffee!
As with many monocultures, the use of such chemicals contributes to the crop's shorter life.Sun farms also lack proper erosion control, proving problematic during periods of rain. Birds there live off nectar and seeds from flowering trees as well as insects...
California
El Segundo
Indoor Coffee Bean Plants: How To Sprout Coffee Seeds
Water seeds daily but not too much, just moist.Once your seeds have germinated, the plant can either be left or transplanted in a porous,with a high nitrogen content. Although the bean can be germinated for almost four months, surer results are had if...
Ohio
Willoughby
Coffee Plant Care – Growing Coffee Plants Indoors
Considered to be among the easiest and hardiest of houseplants, coffee plant is great for both experienced or beginner gardeners. Keep them away from drafts in the winter.When growing coffee plants, the soil needs to stay moist, but not soaking wet.
Ohio
Willoughby
Pruning Coffee Plants Indoors: How To Prune A Coffee Plant
Grow this specimen as an attractive houseplant, or if you aren't shy on patience, for its fruit, which will take about four years to produce anything approximating a decent cup of coffee.Hailing from Southern Asia and tropical regions of Africa, temperatures...
Ohio
Willoughby
Confessions of a Coffee-aholic
I have even used my debit card for the whopping $1.25 for a cup of coffee. After the untimely death of the last one,coincidentally, as soon as I started this article, I now boil the tea kettle and pour the boiling water over a basket filter filled with...
California
El Segundo
Happy, Hunting Grounds
This process provides a sustainable and consistent gradual release of nutrients without the need for other fertilizers. In effect, I create a slow-cooker composting process beneath my azaleas and podocarpus.
California
El Segundo
The Best Veggie Garden $1 Can Buy
I tried to till in one or two bags of composted manure, watered till my husband was blue in the face while paying the bill, and stared longingly at my dirt clod for hours. Not just "good" vegetables, but "any" vegetables.
California
El Segundo
Ants In Your Plants
It is also home to many lesser known groups like the Ant Plants. In other words, many myrmecophytes live in the nooks of trees or on rocks & rely partly or wholly on ants for their nutritional intake.
California
El Segundo
Caffeine: the most widely consumed drug in the world
OTHER PHOTOS AND DIAGRAM AVAILABLE THROUGH WIKIMEDIA COMMONS. Caffeine has been keeping humans awake for thousands and thousands of years. The caffeine overrides the initial natural impairment that results from consuming the alcohol.
California
El Segundo
Slug Those Slugs!
Trapping is time and labor intensive, but effective (if you have the time and don't mind the wothe traps in cool moist areas, then collect the slugs in the morning and destroy them.
California
El Segundo
How to Buy a Lawn Aerator Best for Your Needs
Here's your main consideration: There are two types of aerators—spike aerators and plug aerators—and they are suitable for different types of lawns. If you take pride in your lawn and want to keep it as healthy and vibrant as possible , you might...
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Household Composting
All types of shredded paper are great for the compost pile, as are a number of other kitchen items which you may not have considered. (I can always tell when my pile is too dry when the fire ants take up residence.) Also, get in the habit of poking and...
California
El Segundo
Cardamom ~ add some spice to your holidays!
While ground cardamom is certainly acceptable, the essential oils that give the spice it's flavor dissipate rather quickly after grinding. Fold dough over to enclose raisins and pinch edges to seal.
California
El Segundo
Diana\'s Anise Biscotti
For this recipe, you don't have to use seeds at all, but they sure enhance the texture and flavor.iscotti is a treat your family will love and is very rewarding to make. Biscotti can be made in a variety of ways, using almonds, pistachios or dried fruits.
California
El Segundo
Vermicomposting: Worm Composting Indoors, Part One
They tolerate an acid environment with a pH of 5.0-5.5.Don't add any oil or any animal products (including dairy). I don't use them.Food should be in smallish pieces (under 2 inches).
California
El Segundo
Winter Composting: Retaining the Heat When the Temperatures Drop
If you would like to read about an interesting use for those bales of straw in the spring, visit ourhere on Dave's Garden. If you rake it up and add it to your compost, it will have a double effect: it will add to the carbon end of the balance, and it...
California
El Segundo
Recycling Kitchen Waste
It had to be done, though. Alas, it was not to be.My plants grew to begin with, but their color was poor in spite of adequate fertilization, and the plants simply were not vigorous.
California
El Segundo
The Truth about Chicory
And a special thanks to Ms. Ed and Melody for the thumbnail image. The farmers of that era on both banks of the Nile cultivated chicory for its seeds, reputed to aid in digestion. Some of my favorite combinations include making a very delightful Cafe...
California
El Segundo
How to Buy Individual Flowers
Compare prices across a variety of suppliers and purchase types to determine the best avenue for you.Buying individual flowers can be less cost-effective than buying a bouquet.Compare prices of individual flowers at your local florists.
California
Santa Monica
Buying the Farm House
“Where the fence is, is pretty much where the property line is,” he says. A year later, we put in oil-fired hot water heat.” They bought cast iron radiators at the local junkyard and had them sandblasted and painted, but it took a while to find...
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Buying Tools: Lifetime Guarantees
Recently the dealer told me our model had been discontinued, and parts would no longer be available. I like the way it slides through my hand on the down stroke. I even like the process of replacing a spent handle with a new one.
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Maryland Challenged to Buy Local
The most unique entry from a Marylander will receive a catered lunch for up to 20 people and a gift basket of Maryland farm products. The goal of Buy Local Week, however, is to put farm-fresh products at the forefront of consumers' minds, giving extra...
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Hydrangeas & Coffee Grounds
The pH decreases after that. Using coffee grounds as compost or mulch may benefit these perennial flowering shrubs.Only five of the 23 species of the Hydrangea genus are grown widely in the United States.
California
Santa Monica
Coffee Filter Turkeys
These easy turkeys are made with a simple (and cheap!) coffee filter that is painted with watercolor paints. This year we are going to be making some adorable, easy and inexpensive coffee-filter turkeys.
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia