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Gardening effortlessly is possible
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Gardening effortlessly is possible

Perched containers, vegetable tables and other planters are very practical for all those who want to garden without breaking the bank! Gardening without bending down is possible and even recommended for all those who want to take care of their back and their joints ... Gardening without Inspired by horticultural cultivation tables, many “standing vegetable gardens” have appeared on garden center shelves in recent years.

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Erythrine

Name: ErythrinaFamily: FabaceaeType: ShrubHeight: 3 to 6 mExposition: SunnySoil: Fairly richFoliage: DeciduousFlowering: May to AugustPlanting of ErytrinIt is recommended to plant in spring.Consult our planting advice and choose a sunny spot.Prefer a cultivation in pot or container especially if the temperatures drop below -7 ° in winter.
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Four good reasons to give flowers

Don’t wait for special occasions to give flowers to those you love, and do it more often. Because now it's proven, bouquets are good for health! Flowers make men more attractive According to a study by social psychology researcher Nicolas Guégen, the presence of flowers in a room improves the perception that a woman can having a man during a first meeting.
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Hackberry

Name: Celtis australis Family: Ulmaceae Type: Tree Height: 8 to 18 m Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary, well drained Foliage: Deciduous Flowering: March to April Planting hackberry Preferably in spring and autumn or in winter outside of frost. Follow our advice of Planting Trees Pruning the Hackberry No pruning is essential Comments on the Hackberry The Provence hackberry tree is a very beautiful Mediterranean tree which, on the other hand, has some difficulty in developing in regions with harsh winters.
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Ginkgo Biloba in the fall

The tree with 40 crowns is one of the most resistant plants on our planet. While many trees are still two hundred years old, they are also the only ones to have resisted the atomic bomb in Hiroshima. It will therefore be a "peace sign" in the heart of your garden. The foliage is superb and adorns itself with a magnificent yellow dress in autumn.
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A sublimated swimming pool at nightfall

HomeGardeningA sublimated swimming pool at nightfall This reinforced concrete infinity pool becomes magical in the evening. This achievement was rewarded by the jury at the 2012 Swimming Pool Trophies which awarded it the silver trophy in the night swimming pool category.AQUAREVE / L'ESPRIT PISCINEDroduct description: Materials: reinforced concreteSpecial technical characteristics: overflow across the width , submerged shutter integrated in the steps, spotlights
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Alaterne, Buckthorn

Name: Rhamnus alternus Family: Rhamnaceae Type: Shrub Height: 3 to 5 m Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Soil: Ordinary Foliage: Evergreen Flowering: March to May Planting alaterne, Buckthorn Preferably in spring.If you plant in the fall, you risk restricting its good development and therefore its recovery, especially if the winter was to be harsh.
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Monarde: a very aromatic flower

Monard is a pretty perennial, also an aromatic plant, native to North America. Very appreciated for its many medicinal properties and its use in cooking, it is nonetheless very decorative. In summary, what you need to know : Name: MonardiaFamily: LimiaceaeType: PerennialHeight: 80 to 120 cmExposition: Sunny and partial shadeSoil: OrdinaryFlowering: June to SeptemberPlanting of the monardiumIt is recommended to plant the rhizomes in spring, respecting a space of about 30 cm between each plant.
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Pineapple flower

Name: Eucomis bicolor Family: Asparagaceae Type: Flower, bulbous Height: 50 to 80 cm Exposure: Sunny Soil: Rather rich Foliage: Deciduous Flowering: June to September Planting of the pineapple flower Unimportant, in autumn or spring Prefer a sunny and sheltered place and respect a distance 20 to 30 cm between each bulb.
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French outdoor fans

Barbecue, picnic and gardening are some of the favorite activities of the French when the weather is nice, with the sun coming back and our desires for nature! According to a TNS Sofres survey for Campingaz *, the French are more addicted to outdoor activities than ever. Barbecue tops the list: more than 3 in 4 French people indulge in the joys of grilling.
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A high standard indoor swimming pool

An indoor swimming pool is one way to make sure you can use it in spring as well as summer, fall and even winter. It won the silver trophy in the indoor pool category.PISCINELLEProduct description: Model: CR8Depth 147cm; equipped with a BT60 interface; Dimensions: 8.80m x 4.50m Materials: Aluminum structure Particular technical characteristics: the planks of the structure interlock and juxtapose vertically Coating: White liner Beaches: IP terrace Plates: IP E Option (s): Angle ladder, water slide, swimming against the current
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Giant hogweed

Name: Heraclum mantegazzianum Family: Apiaceae Type: Perennial Height: 100-200 cm Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Soil: Ordinary, heather soil Flowering: July-August Planting giant hogweed It is recommended to plant giant hogweed in spring, but you can also plant it on rest of the year outside of hot weather or heat waves.
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Terra Botanica, the great plant adventure

For its fourth season, Terra Botanica is diversifying its activities with monthly themed events. The first park devoted to plants, this 11 hectare space, at the gates of Angers, is organized around four universes: the coveted plant the generous plant the mysterious plant the plant Terra Botanica, the great adventure Explorers for a day, visitors - young and old alike - roam these spaces dotted with around forty attractions: stroll on the water in an electric barge, in the air aboard a walnut shell with pedals, multi-sensory theater and other playful or interactive scenographies.
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Hot cider

In winter, when it's cold, hot cider is an ideal drink. It is also an interesting alternative to traditional red wine ... Find the recipe for mulled cider
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Billbergia

The Billbergia is a plant cultivated here indoors of all beauty and whose name pays homage to the Swedish botanist Gustav Johan Billberg.Originating from South America and more precisely from Brazil and Argentina, it is cultivated for its foliage and its Superb flowering, it is one of the easiest bromeliads to grow.
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Anemone tree

Name: Calycanthus floridus Family: Calycanthaceae Type: Shrub Height: 2 to 3 m Exposure: Sunny Soil: Ordinary Foliage: Deciduous Flowering: June to August Planting anemone tree Preferably in autumn or early spring Choose a place well sheltered from the wind. our advice on planting shrubs.
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Whiteflies: Organic control and treatment

Whitefly, also called whitefly, is a tiny insect that can be found on all plants and more particularly: hibiscus, geranium, celandine, fuchsia and certain vegetables such as tomato.After forming a large colony under the leaves, these insects suck the sap and cause it to die back.
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Mayfly of Virginia

Name: Tradescantia x andersoniana Family: Commeliinaceae Height: 40 to 80 cm Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Soil: Ordinary Maintenance: Regular watering Type: Perennial Planting mayfly You can plant them from the beginning of autumn until the end of winter, by watering generously. Planting possible in spring for all plants purchased in pots or containers.
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Haemanthus

Name: Haemanthus Family: Alliaceae Type: Perennial Height: 30 to 50 cm Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Soil: Ordinary Flowering: June to August Planting haemanthus It is recommended to plant the bulbs in the fall at about 10/12 cm deep.If you are planting until spring, especially avoid periods of frost.
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Bromeliad: colorful plants to bloom indoors

HomeGardeningBromeliads: colorful plants to bloom indoorsThere are plants that amaze us and that we never tire of admiring both for their foliage and for their flowering.And among them there is the great family of bromeliads. These flowers, which are used here as houseplants and straight from South America, are remarkable and very decorative.
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Evening Primrose, Missouri Evening Primrose

Name: OenotheraFamily: Evening primroseType: Flower, perennial Height: 15 cm to 1 m depending on species Exposure: Sunny Soil: Light, well drained Flowering: June to September Plantation of evening primrose, Missouri evening primrose Without preference, in spring or fall. Prefer a light soil and a sunny location but not too hot.
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