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3 Methods How to Store Caladium Bulbs for Winter

I still love the colorful, pointed arrow or heart-shaped leaves of caladiums. While it is a tropical perennial plant that is native to South America, you can grow caladiums as an annual plant. It rarely flowers, but the display of green, pink, cream, and red leaves stays spectacular. In winter, it gets really, really cold …

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How to Trim a Pothos Plant and Keep it Growing

The Pothos plant known by the scientific name of Epipremnum aureum is one of the most common houseplants of all time. They can be found in homes and offices across the country because of their uniqueness, their beauty, and their easy-care requirements. Pothos produces large, heart-shaped leaves that form all along with the vine-like growth. …

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How to Get Cymbidium Orchids to Flower Again

Are Cymbidium orchids really easy-to-grow plants? Does that mean in comparison to other plants, or to other orchids? What happens when they don’t flower year after year? Read on and you will find out how to encourage your Cymbidium to flower again.   How to Get Cymbidium Orchids to Flower Again? For Cymbidium orchids to …

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Yellow Spots on Cucumber Plants — Reasons & How to Fix it

Cucumber plants are susceptible to numerous diseases. The majority are contained in the plants’ ginormous leaves. Few will penetrate to the fruit.  All diseases will reduce fruit growth though.  For that reason, whenever you see yellow spots on cucumber plants, it is crucial to identify the cause early.  Most fungal and bacterial infections cannot be …

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Brown Spots on Cucumber Leaves — Identification & Treatment

Cucurbits are green-leaved plants that need green pigments to make food – photosynthesis. Any discoloration will impact yield.  The good news is that brown spots on cucumber leaves eliminate most garden pests as the culprits.  The bad news is that it is almost always a bacterial or fungal infection.  Diseases are easier to prevent than …

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