What is wood? Part 2


What is wood? Part 2In the first part was a timid attempt to deal with more or less known species of wood. Now even more timid want to see what more you can see the beauty in the world. Lucky person - and you can use. "Hope boys fed, no, ...
 

Which tea is the most bitter?


Which tea is the most bitter?When I first began working on Chinese tea, they gave me to try Kudin - brewing sticks tightly twisted from the long leaves. Mother dear, to say that it was a bitter drink - it means nothing to say. This is the same bitterness, which ...
 

What are the fruits guarded in their gardens Hesperides, daughters of the night?


What are the fruits guarded in their gardens Hesperides, daughters of the night?Favorite us oranges, tangerines, lemons and other citrus fruits are one of the most interesting botanical plant families - the family Rutaceae. The unique of their fruit - Hesperides. According to Greek mythology, Hercules was the 11th feat ...
 

What a miracle-berry dogwood?


What a miracle-berry dogwood?Cornel has long been known as a fruit plant with valuable medicinal properties. The literature on the dogwood was first mentioned by Homer: the main hero of the Iliad was Apricot spear. Hippocrates (IV century BC) reported that leaves of dogwood have ...
 

What about ferns?


What about ferns?Fern ... amazing plant. The first thing to mind when we hear this word - the summer night of Ivan Kupala. Young goes in search of a mysterious flower that blooms on a legend only once a year. And who will find him, will find ...
 

What are the healing properties have blackberries?


What are the healing properties have blackberries?Blackberries, perennial shrubs up to two meters, probably familiar to everyone. It is distributed throughout the territory of Russia: growing in the woods, on riverbanks, in meadows and fields. "Black raspberries, sometimes called as this tasty berry, this ...
 

What a garden decorated with golden rod?


What a garden decorated with golden rod?From August to October this flower with a dazzling yellow inflorescences blends harmoniously with the colors coming fall, while reminding us of the sunny summer. We in Belarus, in some places it is called sumnik (from the Belarusian word "sumavats" -...
 

What are the medicinal plants harvested in August?


What are the medicinal plants harvested in August?In order to collect medicinal plants used in the home for the prevention and treatment of various diseases, as well as for cosmetic purposes, in August - a month of transition. Basically ends harvesting grass, leaves and flowers, typical ...
 

What is sauasep, or "sour apple"?


What is sauasep, or "sour apple"?A couple of years ago, the stores appeared tea with an unusual name, and even more unusual taste. The mention of his name, the majority of my friends puzzled smile - what a beast this - sauasep? Or sousop? But what ...
 

We love the grass-like?


We love the grass-like?The family of celery is an ancient plant Levisticum, whose homeland is Liguria. According to one version, at first it was grown in monasteries, and then it was, thanks to monks benedektintsam, spread through the world. ...
 

What are the cacti bloom at an early age? Rebutia


What are the cacti bloom at an early age? RebutiaAny kaktusistu not wait to witness the flowering of their pets gathered with love and awe. To do this, they arranged to spend the winter with all the rules, but with the first spring sun Florist daily with a magnifying glass hangs over the cacti, impatiently ...
 

What are the medicinal plants are harvested in July?


What are the medicinal plants are harvested in July?In July, the fields and meadows delight the eye with an abundance of flowers, spreading around the honey aromas. At this time, there comes time for collecting many medicinal plants. Basically it is the flowers that accumulate the greatest number of nutrients at the time ...
 

What are the advantages Billbergia?


What are the advantages Billbergia?Have a passion for our florists Overseas Exotic, but not necessarily it must be something quite extraordinary. Strangely enough, but growing in the tropics, a variety of plants, no notable for its region, we have become fashionable and ...
 

Update in the garden? Echinacea and Lavender


Update in the garden? Echinacea and LavenderThat finally began a pleasant spring gardening chores. Long-awaited time for trips to markets and garden centers, procurement of all beauty and joy. Every spring in our gardens there are new "residents", the dream of which occurred in the winter ...
 

What cactus is easy to grow? Types Mammillaria Starter


What cactus is easy to grow? Types Mammillaria StarterIn nature, Mammillaria grow in the southern U.S., Central America, northern South America. In this family includes several hundred species and many varieties. Amid all this diversity is completely unpretentious and easy to ...