Grow Pistachios From Seeds | Pistachio Seed Germination

Read below how to grow pistachio from seeds and pistachio seed germination at home. It is possible to grow pistachio plant from seeds or nuts from grocery store.  For this, the first step is to germinate pistachio seeds. I have successfully germinated pistachio seeds in Sydney, Australia and grown pistachio plant.

But note that 2 pistachio trees are needed to produce nuts as male and female pistachio tree are different. However, growing pistachios from seeds or nuts is an interesting experiment.

Pistachios are very healthy nuts having low calories, high protein and high antioxidants.

How To Make Short Papaya Tree | Fold Papaya Tree To Make It Short

It becomes difficult to pick the fruits from tall papaya trees and also it becomes more difficult to manage pests. A dwarf papaya tree or short high papaya tree will not have these problems. Learn how to make papaya tree short by pruning or bending. My papaya tree grew to a height of 18 feet having many fruits, and it became difficult to pick the fruits.

How To Clean and Shine Houseplant Leaves

 Learn how to clean, polish and shine the leaves of houseplants like those of rubber plant, ZZ plant, Monstera deliciosa and Snake plant using a homemade leaf shine spray for indoor plants.

Plants breathe through little pores in their leaves. If the leaf pores get clogged, the plant will suffocate or not receive enough light, which will affect photosynthesis.

How To Grow Jasmine in Containers

Know how to grow jasmine plant in a pot. This Jasmine Jasminum Sambac growing guide shows the jasmine care tips on soil for jasmine, how to water and fertilize jasmine plants, how to water a jasmine plant, best fertilizer for jasmine, how to prune a jasmine plant, how to repot your jasmine plants and how to get maximum flowers in jasmine plant.

How To Grow Apricot Tree From Seed

Learn details on how to grow apricots from seeds and apricot seed germination taken from store bought apricot fruits.

Apricot trees (Prunus armeniaca) can be grown from fresh seeds although the grown tree may not produce fruits similar to the parent tree. But you don't know growing an apricot tree from seed may result in a healthy tree growing very good tasty apricots. Anyway,  growing an apricot tree from seed is an interesting project, as I have grown apricot tree from seed pit in Sydney, Australia.

How To Grow Spider Plant From Cuttings: Spider Plant Care

Learn how to grow spider plant from spider babies and how to care for spider plant.

The spider plant (Chlorophytum comosum) is a beautiful houseplant that cleans toxins from the air (benefits of indoor plants). It is one of the easiest plants to grow without any special requirement. Spider plants, also known as airplane plant, can be grown in pots or in hanging baskets.

Plant Propagation by Layering Method

Layering is a technique of plant propagation where a portion of the remains attached to the parent plant, while growing new roots. The stem is then detached as a new plant. The best time to layer is in late winter and early spring. The plant propagation by layering method has high success rate as compared to the propagation from cuttings. 

How To Grow Cardamom from Seeds at Home | Growing Cardamom In Pot

This article will show you how to grow cardamom in a pot at home in easy way. Growing cardamom at home is not difficult if you follow this detailed guide on cardamom.

Cardamom (Elettaria cardamomum), known as green cardamom or true cardamom belongs to the ginger family. It is one of the most expensive spices in the world.

How To Grow Passionfruit From Seed and Cuttings

Read below the details on how to grow passion fruit from seeds and cuttings including passion fruit vine problems, flower pollination and harvesting.

The passionfruit, Passiflora edulis is a very vigorous and fast growing climbing vine. It is a tropical and subtropical plant originally from South America. There are two main passionfruit varieties, purple passionfruit, Passiflora edulis and the golden passionfruit, Passiflora edulis f. flavicarpa.

How To Grow Fig Tree, Fig Propagation From Cuttings

Read below the details on how to grow a fig tree in ground and pot, and how to propagate a fig tree from cuttings in soil and water. I am growing fig in a pot in Australia following the fig growing details given below.

The common fig (Ficus carica) tree, belongs to the mulberry family, is a fast growing tree which can grow up to 30 feet height. Figs grow best in areas wit hot summers (USDA zone 7- 8) [1]. The tree will be killed in temperatures less than -20 degree C. The fig tree root system is shallow and spreads to more than 6 m (20 ft )wide, sometimes as wide as 15 m (50 ft ). The fig tree has four to eight inch wide and up to 10 inch long.