Equipment for grafting cacti
- Surgical spirit or Meths
- We like to use an easy to clean and sterilized surface and find that a 30cm square of Perspex is good for this.
Growing cacti can be a lot of fun and do not require tremendous effort. Creating a growing environment may require some trial and error, but a basic understanding about these plants will pave the way.
Soil mixture, light exposure, and water are the areas you truly need to understand. Continue reading “Understanding the Two Groups of Cacti”
Cactus are good plants for containers. They are type of plants that can be combined in one pot for variation. Cactus are plants with different shapes and colors. Since they are long lasting plants, cactus plants are pretty decorations for any room in the house and they provide best accent to the house the whole year. Continue reading “How To Propagate Cactus – A Plant Project”
Raised garden beds are ideal for the individual who would like to make weeding easier and avoid pests like snails or slugs. It’s also helpful for someone who has trouble bending over all the way to the ground or has a yard without the best soil for growing. In addition, they are a good way to provide an extra layer of protection from heavy rains or other bad weather (actually for cactus lovers in nothern states).
Being able to customize your raised garden beds to your own needs and specifications is an important part of gardening. Being able to use the soil you want, and only that soil, will usually have a positive effect on your product. However, it is important to make sure that you have all of the tools and knowledge necessary to complete this project on time and on budget. Continue reading “Before You Start Your Raised Garden Bed”