Why Concrete Furnitures Are Here To Stay And Why You Should Get Them Too?

As surprising as it may seem, concrete furniture has been in vogue for the last two thousand years (benches, ancient Rome).Contrary to common perception, concrete furniture has always been around in one form or another since then, but it managed to soar in popularity only recently. As a result, more modern houses are being built.

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How Can An LED Plant Light Help Your Plants To Grow?

An LED plant light is beneficial for plant growth in so many different ways due to a variety of reasons. First it is important to understand the process of photosynthesis. Photosynthesis is the process by which plants create their food in the presence of sunlight. In this process, carbon dioxide in the air is converted into food.

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What Is A Herb?

This is a question asked either by smart-arses trying in some way to catch me out or by those too dim to realise that there can be no single answer and the ensuing discussion will take several hours. The query is closely linked to the second “WHAT DOES IT DO?” I have a colleague who.

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Herbs, Heat And Hypocrisy

Naively convinced that the climate really is warming, we started growing Galingale, Turmeric and ginger. Now it’s too cold to go out and as I sit here writing this blog, I can almost hear the plants’ teeth chattering. This is because they are on a minimum heat regime, after all if no one has any.

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Why Are All My Herbs Dying?

Here is another in my series on customers’ favourite questions. The short answer to this one is that, like us, plants have a finite lifespan. In a modern urban society, death is taboo, a sanitised image on computer screens and I am constantly amazed at the carry-over of this attitude even to plants. In my.

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Mind-Altering And Poisonous Plants Of The World

From Timber Press,  the people who brought us “Medicinal Plants of the World”, here is another lavishly illustrated and beautifully produced book from Michael Wink, the Heidelberg molecular biologist, and  Ben-Erik Van Wyk, leading taxonomist at  the University of Johannesburg. This felicitous collaboration enables us both to accurately identify 200 plants and to learn what the effects  a thousand more may have on us..

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The Importance of Stunning Driveways and how to Get One?

When it comes to your residence, you know that your driveway forms the important part of your home appeal; it can lend its own aesthetics to your whole residence, which is why it is important to focus on your driveway as well as other aspects of your new home.  For example, you could go for.

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The 3 most important landscape design trends of 2019

For the most part, trends come and go at such a rapid pace that it does turn out to be extremely hard to keep track of even half of them at a time. Once you have done that, if you end up applying even 1/3rd of those trends in real life, you can consider yourself.

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A personal utopia: Tips on including essential plants that will make your home garden feel zen

Zen gardens have originated in Japan to help Zen Buddhist monks in their daily meditation and contemplation. These gardens built on large areas enabled them to relax, reflect, and meditate. With our hectic schedule and stressed-out life, more and more people are showing interest in converting their home gardens into zen gardens. Yes, there is.

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Gardening Tips: Makeover Ideas To Make Your Lawn An Eye Candy

Gone are the days when no one paid attention to the garden or exteriors of your homes. Currently, even a little dull home decor gets a free pass by the guests if your outdoor setting is worth it. From landscaping to driveways, a lot can be opted for to help you make an impression and.

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