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Last week we talked about the principles of choosing plants in terms of their height. Today we will tackle the subject of choosing the plants in terms of their vegetation period. Contrary to what one might think, it is one of the most important criteria to be considered when designing a garden. Mistakes within that field […]

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Having conducted all the necessary analyses we have the knowledge of the conditions prevailing on our lot: The pH value of the soil, its moistness, where the lit and shaded zones are located. This allows us to choose appropriate plants and plan where to put them. Our concept of a home garden and the way […]

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The amount of nutrients in the soil is a very important piece of information upon which depends whether we can allow ourselves to plant demanding greenery or if it would be better to choose plants which do not require a lot when it comes to their habitat.

Soil which does not contain a lot […]

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The importance of determining soil’s pH value is reflected by how plants chosen wrongly when it comes to soil acidity manifest undesired effects or have their growth stunted.

We can test the pH value of the soil in our garden and choose the plants accordingly to ensure they have good conditions for growth and […]

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Last week we discussed the proper way of conducting area inventory and updating our map. Having done that, it is necessary to conduct a series of analyses which will help us determine what soil conditions are prevailing on our lot and plan the steps to improve them.

We need to test the soil’s pH […]

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