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Newbie Tips On Caring For Phalaenopsis Orchids

Newbie Tips On Caring For Phalaenopsis Orchids

The flowers of Phalaenopsis orchids are shaped like a moth. This is the reason they are commonly referred to as moth orchids. Sometimes, they can bloom for longer than three months. If you’re new to the Phalaenopsis, there are various things you have to learn about caring for orchids. Take comfort in the fact that […] Read more
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Selecting and Caring for Your Flowering Houseplants

Selecting and Caring for Your Flowering Houseplants

Blooming houseplants are a wonderful way to add colour to your home. They can be difficult to grow, but are worth the effort. When taken care of, many of the plants discussed here will bloom for long periods. Read more
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Caring for Your Indoor Bonsai

Caring for Your Indoor Bonsai

Bonsai plants are extremely attractive specimens of age old practice. Because of their attractive appearance, lots of people like to have a bonsai plant in their homes. But some extra attention is required for indoor bonsai trees. This is mostly because they do not receive the full benefits of natural sunlight and natural weather conditions. They Read more
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The Guide to Treating and Caring for your Roses

The Guide to Treating and Caring for your Roses

If you happen to notice small circular black spots, your plant probably has what is known as the Black Spot. The spots have fringed edges, and are a sign of a disease. Artificial sprays may be used to treat the spots, but the affected leaves should be removed from the plant, as remaining leaves will allow the disease to spread to the rest of the Read more
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Caring for your Ceramic Tiles 2

Caring for your Ceramic Tiles 2

For shower rooms and or bathroom tiles, pardon me for the next few things that I might say. Tiles would usually get hit by soap and soap scum, bath oils and salts, wax, urine, blood and even fecal matter. Quite possible that almost everything that the human body expels, the bathroom would be the one to receive it for disposal. Don't forget the Read more
Caring for your Ceramic Tiles

Caring for your Ceramic Tiles

Ceramic tiles are both durable and fragile at the same time. Yes, they can certainly last the years of wear and tear, of continuous exposure to different elements, and to the awesome weight that you put on them. Read more
Caring for Biennials, Perennials And Annuals

Caring for Biennials, Perennials And Annuals

Biennials are very lovely plants and have some beautiful flowers. They are a bit of trouble for a gardener, since the continue growing during their first year and do not bloom fully until the second year. The great advantage of biennials is that their seeding stage makes new plants which will bloom again in two years time. This makes it Read more
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Caring For Your Indoor Bamboo Plant

Caring For Your Indoor Bamboo Plant

The bamboo plant is actually a type of grass that is found mainly in the tropical regions of the world. As such, these plants have acclimatized to areas with warm weather and high rainfall. They are beautifully simple plants and for this reason, many people choose to grow them indoors. Bamboo is a relatively easy plant to care for if you follow a Read more
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Are You Caring Enough About Your Mamoth Ivory Sculpture?

Are You Caring Enough About Your Mamoth Ivory Sculpture?

It does not matter the kind of ivory that you may be collecting, all ivory is easily affected from any form of environmental exposure. Ivory will crack and shrink in relatively low humidity, while the relatively high humidity will cause your ivory artworks to swell and warp. If your ivory is exposed to major fluctuating […] Read more