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 Tomatoes: what's new to plant in 2019?

Tomatoes: what's new to plant in 2019?

The number of new varieties and hybrids of tomatoes is growing so rapidly that it is not realistic for a non-specialist to keep track of them. So, in 2018 alone, the section of the State Register of the Russian Federation dedicated to this culture was replenished with more than 200 varieties and, accordingly, descriptions for them. Studying all this information is beyond the power of an ordinary summer resident; however, not all new items may interest our gardeners.

Jojoba Problems: The expert answers on Jojoba diseases

Jojoba Problems: The expert answers on Jojoba diseases

L& 39;AGRONOMO RISPONDE SU COME COLTIVARE E CURARE LE PIANTEPROBLEMI JOJOBASimmondsia chinensis(Famiglia Simmondsiaceae)La rubricaè dedicata ai problemi delle piante.Se desiderate scrivere al nostro agronomo per poter avere una risposta su una situazione non chiara o una difficoltà che riguarda la vostrapianta, è necessario cheindichiate:di che pianta si tratta;dove è collocata (dentrocasa, in terrazzo, in giardino ecc.

Apple tree Spartan: a wonderful winter variety of Canadian origin

Apple tree Spartan: a wonderful winter variety of Canadian origin

The Spartan apple variety is an excellent representative of winter varieties with a long shelf life of delicious, beautiful apples. Unfortunately, Spartan does not have a high winter hardiness, as a result of which its cultivation is limited to regions with a relatively mild climate. But where it does well, this variety is highly popular with gardeners.

Description and characteristics of the bush cucumber variety baby

Description and characteristics of the bush cucumber variety baby

Many novice gardeners are unaware of the existence of bush cucumbers. The length of their stems reaches only 30-50 cm. Care for such a culture is simple, the ripening period is short. Such plants can even be recognized by their names: Baby, Kustovoy, Korotyshka, etc. The cucumber Malysh is popular in our latitudes, the fruits of which are universal in use.

 What to plant after the onion next year, so as not to disrupt the crop rotation

What to plant after the onion next year, so as not to disrupt the crop rotation

Good onions are not easy to grow. It is important not to plant it for several years in a row in the same place. Fortunately, many vegetable and flower crops can be grown after the onion in the garden, but there are also those that cannot be planted. What is a crop rotation, what is it based on? Crop rotation rules are written on the basis of agronomic science and the rich experience of gardeners.

Stoma: definition and meaning

Stoma: definition and meaning

STOMA In botany, stomata are small openings found in the green organs of plants, especially on the underside of leaves (with the due exceptions, for example aquatic leaves), whose opening and closing is regulated by two cells (guard cells or closing) which have the task of opening and closing these openings, depending on the environmental conditions and the needs of the plants.