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I have a Marshallese friend, Ebil, who does this for a living, and I can generally find him somewhere on island, climbing a tree for just that purpose.Once the nuts are down, my friend places a strong stick in the ground that has a very sharp point facing...
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Coconut Palm Diseases – Reasons And Fixes For Coconut Wilting
Coconut trees are fairly low maintenance, interesting specimens for the home garden. The truth though, is that coconut trees will live anywhere the temperature does not dip below 18 degrees F.
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Visiting the Cirque de Salazie
The east has an annual median rainfall level of 11,000mm which means 11m per year; a world record was even registered during a cyclonic period with 6m of rain in 48 hours, more like a river falling from the sky than a standard rain.The cirque has a population...
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Coconut Tree Disease And Pests: Treatment Of Coconut Tree Issues
Valued commercially for beauty products, oils and raw fruit, coconuts are widely grown in areas with tropical weather. As the disease spreads, the tree becomes weak and has a difficult time fighting off other invaders.
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When Are Coconuts Ripe: Do Coconuts Ripen After They Are Picked
Coconuts take around one year to ripen fully. It would be impractical to bring in a cherry picker and many of us lack the fortitude to shimmy up a tree with only a rope. If the tree is tall, a pole pruner may be of assistance.
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What Is Lethal Bole Rot: Learn About Lethal Bole Rot Disease
Bole rot in coconuts is usually indicated by molding of the fruits.Treating lethal bole rot is complicated and may not be successful. Also known as basal stem rot or ganoderma wilt, lethal bole rot is an extremely destructive fungal disease that affects...
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Growing Coconut Palms – How To Grow A Coconut Plant
If you live in an area that gets cold, your coconut plant will need to come inside for the winter. When you shake it, it still should sound like it has water in it. Place in a warm area and water frequently.Once your coconut tree has started growing,...
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A most useful tropical plant: the coconut tree
Sometimes referred to as the "tree of life" or the "100 uses tree," Cocos nucifera is not only a common sight of any tropical shore, but indeed a highly useful plant. Growing requirements for this tree are simple but specific.
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The Death of a Coconut Tree
Now, as I also train people to become tree surgeons themselves I will take you today with me on a training day.Of course it is an absolute prerequisite that you wear a helmet or hardhat with noise attenuators as we will be fooling around with chainsaws...
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If you can tolerate slower growth and shorter plants than what you had this year, I'll bet the butterflies won't mind!"has a valuable feedback system where you can rate a vendor and post about your dealings with them.
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Ask-a-Gardener: Your Gardening Questions Answered
Females need damp soil to deposit their eggs and since their life span is only about a week, it is possible to stop the cycle.Sometimes a layer of sand on top of the potting medium helps.
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Have you considered planting your herbs and veggies in small individual pots that are placed into a window box (minus the hanging hardware), or small trough-like containers? Gardening is both art and science, with some luck and skill thrown in for good...
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Here's a list of plants I am either familiar with, or sounded like candidates when I looked through my Encyclopedia of Annuals and Perennials. Sunlight, lamp light, flashlight, any kind of light will impede or even stop germination altogether.
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You may need him for heavy lifting at some point!answers: Yes indeed! The ornamental sweet potatoes do fine as a houseplant. Gardening is both art and science, with some luck and skill thrown in for good measure.
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If you're on the eastern end of New York State, it may be middle October (mine is late October). Gypsum granules (calcium sulfate) can also be added to lower the pH. If there is an iron problem, iron sulfate can be added.
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Fun feature: Ask-a-Gardener
Other questions may be moved to one of our other forums so your fellow members can help you. Our writers and admins will handpick a few of your questions and answer them in an upcoming Ask-a-Gardener, one of our Saturday morning features.
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Answers: Most crape myrtle foliage turns reddish or maroon in the autumn. Soil temperatures are warmer than in the spring, and the plant will have several months to settle in before the heat of summer begins.
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They bite the base off of my coral honeysuckle blooms all the time. This past winter I saw many seedlings coming up in an area that had not burned since circa 1994. In the first year or two after the fire, there were probably a lot of lupines and various...
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Any kind of windbreak or structure that holds heat, affects the micro-climate around a plant and the area remains a few degrees warmer. I have some scarlet milkweed that I'm going to try and over-winter in the ground, so we're in the same boat.
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I have '' with which I am well pleased, but take a look at the varieties of hydrangea which flower reliably pink (as opposed to being pH dependent); there are many more than when I acquired my QuickFire, and even then my only requirement was that it flower...
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Those are the parts that are actively growing. Our writers and admins will handpick a few of your questions and answer them in an upcoming Ask-a-Gardener, one of our Saturday morning features.
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Occasionally we come across a question that we find particularly interesting or intriguing. Cuttings should be rooted in about 6 weeks and you'll see tiny new leaves starting to form.
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Occasionally we come across a question that we find particularly interesting or intriguing. It also has white spots on the stem too.'growing - or not growing - under a very shady tree.
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Nicolaus about her experiences with growing banana TREES in Maryland. Take a small paintbrush or a Q-tip and lift pollen from the anthers of a male flower and gently transfer it to the stigma on a female one.
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I've lost seedlings more times that I care to think about myself. I had this same problem as a young gardener when I transplanted some daffodils located at an old home place. Your soil should feel slightly damp, never soggy.
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Answers: Since you're growing 'Bouquet Dill', which is NOT a nice compact bouquet but a back-row border plant of up to 6 feet tall, and since it's now late November and you live in Maine, unless you re envisioning an entire basement herb garden, I suggest...
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Answers: We have knowledgeable gardeners who will be delighted to assist you at Dave's Garden. Although some young trees have larger than normal leaves, not many could have those enormous leaves!Paulownia does not come from a tuber as far as I know, but...
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What Is An Instant Garden: Tips For Making A Garden Overnight
I also wanted to add some style to the garden, so I jotted down a concrete birdbath, a rustic birdhouse, someto wind their way through the garden bed, and whatever other accessories seemed appropriate to our reception, like citronella torches perhaps.After...
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How To Start Your Flower Garden
You've planned and you've shopped and you've waited for that first warm day of spring. Be sure to observe if the site you want to use getsor mostly shade, as that will drastically change the types of flowers and foliage you can plant in your beds.Be specific...
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