(Supposedly also useful for indoor plants) Minced up orange peels sprinkled around the dirt deters cats from enjoying your garden soil. Can also use 2prts cayenne + 3prts dry mustard + 5prts flour, also sprinkled around the garden
This is a guide to repotting orchids. Orchids require a lot of care and attention, but the gorgeous blooms are worth the effort. Repotting orchids is a necessary maintenance task to keep those lovely flowers blooming.
Softwood cuttings are kind of like when we cut a stem of a houseplant and stick it in a glass of water until it grows roots, except we stick it into moist potting soil and trap it with a plastic bag. (OK, you can just stick some plants into water, let’s be honest… some are just so easy!)
Hollow squash appears healthy until you harvest the fruit and cut it open to find a hollow center. Several factors can cause this condition, which is called hollow heart disease. Learn why this happens in this article.