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Exteriorscapes llc
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Exteriorscapes
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What is best potting soil to use? Every time I plant in pots, plants do nothing...;-( I use moisture control potting soil and my impatiens stay size they are when I planted...same when I put in ground...what am I doing wrong?
what plants are in the large urn composition?
results with container plants you must fertilize. You need a good quality potting soil mix and not regular top soil. Top soil is much too "heavy" and compacts which does not allow good root growth. Plants really don't get nutrients from potting soils....you have to feed them with fertilizer. I plant a lot of
of containers and I use a powdered fertilizer that I mix with water. There are three numbers on fertilizers. I use 15-30-15 (Miracle Grow is one brand name that has these numbers) for flowering containers and 20-20-20 for containers that are mainly evergreen plants. There are other brands you can use
“canna in large container” — lcorinth
Jocelyn H. Chilvers
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prickly lettuce (weed)
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weeding and fertilizing of plants, as well as maintaining and monitoring your irrigation system, will keep your landscape beautiful and conserve water too.
Jocelyn H. Chilvers Save to Ideabook Email Photo 7. Practice appropriate landscape maintenance. Proper watering, weeding and fertilizing of plants
You may not know a lot about plants yet, but you can start by making a list of plant attributes that you like. Here are some ideas to get you started: •Native to your region •Fragrant
3. Don’t let weeds develop root systems. Deny the plant its own food factory. Foliage + sunshine =
3. Don’t let weeds develop root systems. Deny the plant its own food factory. Foliage + sunshine = nourishment for roots. Pull, prune or chop off all stems and leaves. Plants may fight back with thorns or irritating sap, so be sure to wear gloves when fighting mano
“Weed control” — diane1951
Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC
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Commonwealth Avenue Garden
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dramatic contrast between architecture and sky. Mature magnolias underplanted with hostas form a threshold into the historic brownstone. Weathered-wood planting beds spill with new hardy shrubs, perennials, grasses, and herbs; a paper birch and a wind-sculpted spruce lend dramatic texture, structure, and scale
artemisia, nepeta, heuchera, sedum, and ornamental grasses survive year round and paint a brilliant summer-long display. A collection of new and antique containers dot the rooftop, and a terrific orchid collection rests beneath the birch tree during summer months.
your roses. You'll need to fertilize and water container roses more often than those planted in the ground. If you poke your finger into the soil surface and it's dry about 1 inch down, it's time to water. Fertilize every two weeks with your preferred water-soluble fertilizer, following the package directions
“Tomy” — 1gabrielle
Loudoun Area Custom Estate Builder & High End Renovations
Fredericksburg Custom Homes Ltd. is a design-build company serving Virginia since 1994. FCH specializes in luxury custom homes built on owner’s lots and high end remodeling.
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Moss & Moss Lawns
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Moss (Hypnum or Thuidium spp) - moist, shady areas and acidic soil, - low-growing habit - needs no fertilizer and very little water once it's established - does not handle heavy foot traffic well - add a flagstone walkway to avoid damage
habit eliminates the need for mowing, and the texture of mosses is a perfect foil for nearby flowering perennials and evergreens. Moss needs no fertilizer and very little water once it's established, but it does not handle heavy foot traffic well. If you want to walk through it daily, plan to add a
habit eliminates the need for mowing, and the texture of mosses is a perfect foil for nearby flowering perennials and evergreens. Moss needs no fertilizer and very little water once it's established, but it does not handle heavy foot traffic well. If you want to walk through it daily, plan to add a
“Moss!!” — bstump05
Statile & Todd
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Flowering Shrub and Perennial border to a lawn panel
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In front of Border Trees, Border planting at the rear of the garden
Clean, clear planting area with free-form
larger flowering shrubs fringed by smaller flowering plants
Plant buffer garden at bottom of slope
seaweed solution, and if you fertilize, be sure to use a lawn fertilizer that is high in phosphorus for healthy root growth. Look for nitrogen-phosphorus-potassium ratios like 8-6-12, 8-12-16 or 10-5-14 on a winter fertilizer package.How to give your turf a fall tune-up
lawns generally need to be fertilized twice a year (spring and fall). Look for a lawn fertilizer with a 3-1-2 or a 4-1-2 ratio. The numbers represent the amount of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium in that particular fertilizer; Texas lawns typically don't need a high middle number (phosphorus). Follow
“lawn” — peou_sithik
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Sittingroom
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table, chairs, glass, lamp, stairs, carpet, plant
pot — preferably in the spring. Propagation: You can make new plants by dividing the root clumps. Don't fertilize for a month or two, until the new plants become established. Pruning: Trim old and faded branches near the base of the plant to keep it looking neat and trim, but do not prune. Toxicity:
pot — preferably in the spring. Propagation: You can make new plants by dividing the root clumps. Don't fertilize for a month or two, until the new plants become established. Pruning: Trim old and faded branches near the base of the plant to keep it looking neat and trim, but do not prune. Toxicity:
overwatering. Soil: Loamy well-draining soil is imperative to prevent root rot. Feeding: Requires more fertilizer than most palms. Feed monthly in spring and summer with a 10-10-10 liquid fertilizer, and every two months in the fall and winter. Humidity: Tolerates low humidity, though it will thrive
“The lamps for the stair case to tge second floor” — Enyelis Stella
Samuel H. Williamson Associates
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shwa
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white clover is a natural soil fertilizer
white clover ground cover/natural fertilizer
Living fertilizer. White clover (Trifolium repens) is
naturalized clump at the edge of a lawn or planting bed. Adding a “living fertilizer” like clover contributes to a healthy soil that is rich with nutrients.
Living fertilizer. White clover (Trifolium repens) is a nitrogen-fixing low ground cover plant that adds nitrogen to the soil. It
clump at the edge of a lawn or planting bed. Adding a “living fertilizer” like clover contributes to a healthy soil that is rich with nutrients.
White clover, living fertilizer ground cover
Living fertilizer. White clover (Trifolium repens) is a nitrogen-fixing low ground cover plant that adds nitrogen to the soil. It does well in nutrient-poor soils and can make a lovely lawn addition. Add
“white clover for terraces” — jyates7
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Riverhouse Living Room
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Is the plant real or a really good fake? If fake, where can I get one?
Looks like the plant belongs to the fern family
variety of soil conditions. Because the plant is very slow growing, you will most likely keep it in the same container for many years. Replace old, spent soil (above the root ball) occasionally. Feeding: Apply an 18-18-18 slow-release specialized palm fertilizer according to the package instructions once
Kentia palm tree no full sun, light misting, replace some dirt occasionally, palm fertilizer
in one container for a full-looking arrangment, depending on the size of the plants.
love the plant, and the table
As is clearly seen here, at least two Kentia palms are often needed in one container for a
“Indoor plant” — tiisetso
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