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Juniper Meyeri: planting and care technology
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Juniper Meyeri: planting and care technology

Each gardener tries to decorate his plot with long-lasting and frost-resistant plants. Juniper Meyeri does not need special care, so he is so popular among gardeners. This rather large shrub sometimes reaches 3-4 m in height. The branches are large and oblique. Lateral shoots hang a little.

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Kiffer Autumn Pear

Pear "Kiffer" refers to the autumn varieties of fruit crops that are popular in our country. This variety was bred in the USA, and its description was obtained from the originator of the variety "PeterKieffer" back in 1868. According to unspecified data, the seed material of the Ussuri, or Chinese, sand pear pollinated by the variety Bere Anjou or Williams was used for breeding.
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Pear "Rich" from Chelyabinsk breeders

Pear "Rich" belongs to the category of winter varieties that have proven themselves when cultivated in the soil and climatic conditions of central Russia. The description of the variety was given by Chelyabinsk breeders and characterizes it as high-yielding, with excellent indicators of stability and quality fruits.
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Zucchini "Aeronaut": characteristics of the variety and features of agricultural technology

"Aeronaut" is an early ripe variety of zucchini for universal use. Only a month and a half passes from the phase of full germination to the first harvest of a ripened crop. Description of this variety is well known to vegetable growers. The variety has become very popular among gardeners in our country due to features such as long-term preservation by the fruits of freshness and high nutritional values ​​of zucchini.
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Pear "Victoria": recommendations and reviews of gardeners

Pear "Victoria" received by specialists of the Institute of Irrigated Horticulture of the UAAS. This variety was developed as a result of crossing the varieties "Bere Bosk" and "Tolstoyobzhka". The authors of the variety are breeders E. A. Avramenko, I. N. Boyko, P. V. Grozditsky, G. I. Kulikov and I. N. Maksimova. The yield of an adult fruit tree with proper care is up to 185-195 kg.
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Selection of the best varieties and types of cucumbers for growing in the open field

If you plan to plant cucumbers, then take seriously the question of choosing seeds. Perhaps no vegetable has such a variety of varieties, and far from all varieties of this culture are presented in stores. With such a rich choice, it is easy for a novice gardener to get confused. Selection of seeds and preparation for planting in the open ground What varieties of cucumbers will appeal to all family members and will bear fruit well?
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"Commander" as a means of protection against the Colorado potato beetle

I bought the drug Commander, processing potatoes, according to the instructions, should be carried out before the flowering of the culture begins. Tell me, is it effective, does it remain in potato tubers? The Colorado potato beetle has become a real problem in the gardens. The “Commander” remedy can be a salvation from it, the processing of potatoes by this dressing agent is carried out not only during the growth period of the vegetable, but also before planting the tubers.
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Cooking potato casserole with meat and minced meat

Not sure how to please loved ones for dinner? There is a proven option - a potato casserole with meat and minced meat. It is tasty, nutritious, and if served correctly, it will also become a festive dish. It is good for everyone and, first of all, because it will appeal to both children and adults. There are several cooking options.
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How to grow hyacinth in a pot and care for it

Home care for hyacinth in a pot is not particularly difficult. It is enough to follow some rules. The main characteristics of the plant Hyacinth is a plant in which the Latin and folk names coincide. In Latin, its name means "flower of the rain." He really loves moisture, although he can survive short-term drought.
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Blackberry "Navajo": features of cultivation and description of the variety

The "Navaho" blackberry belongs to the Rosaceae family and the Raspberry family. The variety was bred by specialists from the University of Arkansas and is quite popular not only in America, but also among Russian gardeners thanks to a set of excellent quality characteristics. Description and characteristics of the variety Navajo Blackberry forms short-conical berries, with an average mass of 4.5-7 g.
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Low dahlias: variety selection, planting and care

Hello! Please tell us which stunted dahlias are suitable for growing in floor vases or for edging flower beds? What is the best way to propagate this border flower in order to enjoy the flowering of your favorite dahlia in subsequent years? Low dahlias are flowers whose growth is not more than 55-60 cm.
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Home-style meat roast

This dish will certainly be in demand not only among family members, but also among guests. This recipe produces tender and flavorful meat. It does not take a lot of time to cook it. And the products are all simple and affordable! The dish turns out so tasty that the pieces of meat can be served not only with the side dish, but also eat just like that.
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Pests and diseases of redcurrant: identification and elimination of the problem

Pests of red currant, the photo of which allows you to quickly determine the cause of a decrease in the yield of berries, are a rather serious problem for many gardeners. Diseases and pests can completely destroy the entire crop of currants. It often happens that gardeners, not noticing obvious signs of disease or pests on the currant, may consider that the bushes are simply aged, which is why the fruiting is reduced.
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