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How to Plant and Grow Lemon Verbena

The article shows how to plant and grow Lemon Verbena (Aloysia citrodora, Lemon Beebrush) at home and how to take care of it. Lemon Verbena, native to western South America, is a perennial fragrant herb that adds a citrusy fragrance to the garden due to its lemon-scented leaves. Its leaves and flowers are edible and used in drinks, foods and medicine, but the plant is toxic to dogs, cats and horses when eaten, causing colic and stomach ache to them.

Growing Strawberries From Seeds : Tips and Guide

Get details on growing strawberries from seeds, from the fruit you buy from grocery store. You will be able to harvest the fruit in about 1 year after planting the seed. In this guide you will get details on how to germinate and plant the strawberries seeds, when and how to plant the seeds, and how to get the seeds from the strawberry fruit for planting.

How to Keep Cats Out Of Garden : Cat Deterrents and Repellents

This article discusses the ways to keep cats out of garden naturally and permanently. Recently some stray cats from my neighborhood have started to visit my garden beds and use it as their personal playground or litter box. They keep coming back every day and night and have destroyed my garden beds, pulled the plants from the pots and killed some pigeons that occasionally visit my lawn.

How to Grow and Care For Polka Dot Plant Indoors and Outdoors

The article gives details on growing and caring for polka dot plant indoors in bathroom or outdoors and how to fix a leggy plant.

Polka dot plants (Botanical name: Hypoestes phyllostachya, formerly Hypoestes sanguinolenta) are native to southern Africa, Madagascar and parts of southeast Asia, so they thrive in warm and humid environments.

How to Grow Goji Berries | Grow Goji Berry Plant From Seed

This article focuses on how to grow goji berries in your home garden to enjoy fresh berries at home. Goji berries (Lycium barbarum), also known as wolfberries, are packed with nutritional benefits and antioxidant properties. Goji berries grown from seed will take a minimum of three years from planting to bear fruit.

How to Grow Rosemary from Cuttings

The article gives details on how to grow rosemary from cuttings in water and soil, when to take cuttings and how to save a dying rosemary plant. Rosemary is very easy to grow from cuttings. It is a hardy plant that thrives in full sun. The rosemary cuttings can be propagated in soil and water in 4-5 weeks, as I have rooted many cuttings in water and soil in Sydney, Australia and produced new rosemary plants and gifted to my friends and relatives.

Growing Avocado Trees in Pots

The article gives details on how to grow an avocado tree in a pot that bears fruit. While it is always best to grow your avocado trees in ground, they will fruit in containers with the right care and attention to the specific needs of these tropical trees including pot size, soil mix, fertilizer, watering and pruning, as I am growing in a pot in Sydney, Australia.

How to Grow Avocado Tree From Cuttings

You can grow avocado tree from cuttings as well as from seeds. Growing an avocado tree from cutting will produce the tree which will be exact identical to the parent tree. The avocado trees propagated from cuttings can produce fruits quickly, just in 3-4 years.

Growing Dragon Fruit from Seeds

Read below how to grow dragon fruit from seeds. You can either buy seeds from a garden shop or take out the seeds from the dragon fruit from the supermarket. Take out seeds from a ripe dragon fruit and grow them at home to create a beautiful climbing cactus - dragon fruit, as I have done in Sydney, Australia. The dragon fruit you grow from the seed may take several years, may be 5 years to begin bearing beautiful fruits. The fruits from the seed grown plant will not true to the type of its parent plant.

Growing Dragon Fruit From Cuttings

In this article, you will learn how to grow dragon fruit from cuttings. For growing dragon fruit from cuttings, you have to take and prepare the cuttings correctly and then plant them in the rooting medium at correct depth. The dragon fruit cuttings propagated will produce fruits after 1-2 years of planting.

How To Grow Guava from Cutting

Learn how to grow guava tree from cuttings from a branch quite easily. Growing an guava tree from cutting will produce the tree with identical properties to the parent tree, as I have done in Sydney, Australia. The method is good to propagate all types of guava cuttings including strawberry guava, cherry guava, pineapple guava, white guava and Hawaiian guava cuttings; and using only a natural rooting hormone like aloe vera gel.

How to Grow Guava Tree From Seeds

This is a step-by-step guide to grow guavas from seeds quite easily at home. First you need to germinate guava seeds and then plant them in soil. The guava tree started from seed will produce fruit in 2 to 3 years, for about 30 years. I have grown many guava trees from fruit bought from grocery store in Sydney, Australia, and all produced super sweet large sized guavas. 

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