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25 August 2010 @ 09:44 am
I recently ended up with several plants and I'm not quite sure how to care for them.

First up some moss:Read more...Collapse )

Any help in identification and/or care is appreciated.
Current Location: in a quandary
Current Mood: confusedconfused
Current Music: Yakkedy yak
04 September 2010 @ 11:04 am
I was hoping someone here could help me, I need the advice of an indoor gardener!

I have a much abused aloe. My grandma gave it to me when it was just a tiny sprig, so I want to save it! When I moved recently it started getting lots of light so it has perked up a bunch. My question is.... from its previous trauma, the lower leaves rotted and fell off, then it sort of fell over. It looks like an "L"... the stem at the bottom is flattened, flopped over and and bare, then it grows up from there and looks like a normal aloe again.

Can I repot it and bury the ugly bare part of the stem? Will that hurt it or open it to rot? Maybe I could put some small decorative stones over it? Advice appreciated. :)
Current Mood: curiouscurious
18 May 2010 @ 07:05 pm
Цветущий кактус гимнокалициум
«Цветущий кактус гимнокалициум» на Яндекс.Фотках

Gymnocalycium friedrichii, second day of blooming
16 May 2010 @ 03:53 pm
Цветущие кактусы
«Цветущие кактусы» на Яндекс.Фотках

Today my parodia cardensii gave two flowers!!! Hurray!

My other cacti blooming this week under the cut. Please watch and comment! Thank you!

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02 March 2010 @ 03:38 am

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Current Mood: chipperchipper
16 February 2010 @ 10:18 pm
My bedroom is rather jungle like, with various plants Ive grown from cuttings given to me by mylocal community garden centre, however nice this is, I'm no plant expert! I think two of the unidentified are a wandering jew and swedish ivy? However I have this other plant that I don't know, and also I think I'm killing it :(

The leaves have begun to turn yellow, I repotted it as the earth it was in was rather hard, but I have no idea if I'm watering it to much/little or if I should feed it...Please help I really like this plant! It has really purfumey smelling leaves! Here are its leaves Read more...Collapse )
04 February 2010 @ 11:56 pm

Good day!
This is my first slide-show. Please rate and comment!
We live in Saint-Petersburg, Russia
There are more than 30 members in our Saint-Petersburg Cactus Club
Each member has up to 500 cacti
How many cacti do you have in your collections?
10 December 2009 @ 11:47 pm
Hi it's been kind of quiet around here so I thought I should post something. I meant to post this awhile ago but I forgot.

Anyway here are several pictures of some plants that I have. Hopefully somebody can tell me what they are:
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Anybody have a clue?
Current Location: in a quandry
Current Mood: confusedconfused