Category Container Garden

5 Steps For Less Floppy Paperwhite Narcissus
Container Garden

5 Steps For Less Floppy Paperwhite Narcissus

Many people love paperwhite Narcissus bulbs for holiday decoration but are disappointed because they get leggy before blooming. Check out these 5 steps and the video for growing your own great paperwhite Narcissus this year.Alcohol – Secret For Shorter Paperwhite StemsTo shorten narcissus stems by 1/3 to 1/2 over their normal size and keep the same size flowers – use alcohol, diluted with water.

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Container Garden

5 Steps For Less Floppy Paperwhite Narcissus

Many people love paperwhite Narcissus bulbs for holiday decoration but are disappointed because they get leggy before blooming. Check out these 5 steps and the video for growing your own great paperwhite Narcissus this year.Alcohol – Secret For Shorter Paperwhite StemsTo shorten narcissus stems by 1/3 to 1/2 over their normal size and keep the same size flowers – use alcohol, diluted with water.
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Container Garden

Having Trouble Keeping Plants Watered?

Here’s an idea… instead of buying water crystals at Home Depot, how about trying a diaper.You read that right. Put a diaper in the bottom of your pots! The diaper will help retain the moisture in your pot. Have you ever tried it?Does it work? From Facebook – “I have done this for about 3 years and it works really great.
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Container Garden

Decorative Containers Pots and Plants The Perfect Match

Question: We’ve been looking for some large lightweight containers to cover up the plastic pots our houseplants are growing in and put the finishing “decorative” touch to the living room of our new home.Should we use only “pots” or can we use metal, fiberglass, glass or anything as – decorative pottery – to cover the growing container?
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Container Garden

How To Make Very Cool French Flower Pots Tutorial

These is something striking to me about a plant in a plain clay pot.However, these “French” flower pots look great all by themselves. The great thing is you don’t have to spend a fortune on them when you can make them yourself.This tutorial walks your through how you can make them yourself! Click on the link below for the How To tutorial:JOIN Our FREE Plant Care NewsletterBy entering your email address you agree to receive a daily email newsletter from Plant Care Today.
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20 Ways To Use Pansies & Violas in Containers

Pansies provide winter color on those cold days. Do it before the ground gets cold to give roots enough time to “catch.” It is wise to prepare the pansy bed before the plants arrive so there will be no delay in setting them out.Pansies provide lots of color, they like plenty of sun except in the hottest part of the day.
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