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Garden: 5 good reasons to plant sunflowers

1- They are easy to grow The first good reason to plant sunflowers in your garden is their easy cultivation. Even novice gardeners will have no trouble growing this great flower south of the Loire, as the sunflower loves warm climates. Simply sow the seeds under cover in March-April and trans ...

24
Sep
2021

Garden: 5 good reasons to put flowers in your garden

1- Flowers beautify your garden The first good reason to put flowers in your vegetable garden is of course to beautify it. Simply planting a few flowers around the edges of your vegetables will improve the overall look of your garden with their beautiful colors. But the point of pairing flowe ...

29
Sep
2021

The griffin foot: a winter flower

ite the cold, from January to April. This hardy hellebore produces apple-green bells about an inch wide, edged with a purple border. These hanging flowers are gathered in opulent clusters. The plant has only one defect for the sensitive noses: its leaves release an unpleasant pungent smell whe ...

12
Jan
2022

The vanilla tree, the plant that produces vanilla

cial aromatic qualities. These species are the only orchids whose fruit is edible. They bloom from September to December and produce yellow-green flowers. In their natural environment, vanilla orchids climb trees like vines and can reach 15 meters high. Growing tips The vanilla plant is a c ...

15
Sep
2010

The Carob tree: the tree with small horns

anean regions: southern Europe, the Near East, North Africa, the Canary Islands. It is a dioic tree, i.e. mono-sexual (each foot bears male or female flowers) that belongs to the fabaceae family. The name "carob tree" is an Arabic term {{what|al-kharroube (ahkhabou)). Its Latin name, Ceratonia co ...

20
Apr
2012

The laburnum: a small tree with a dazzling bloom

Its flowering brings sunshine to the garden The cypress, whose botanical name is Laburnum vulgare, is a shrub native to southern Europe. It is the only representative of the Papilionaceae genus that can grow to the size of a tree, between 4 and 8 meters tall, but it is most often found as a shru ...

13
Oct
2021

The Nice Carnival 2022 will be full of novelties

ill still be free to enter for those in costume. The illuminated corsos will be shorter (90 minutes) and will start at 8pm instead of 9pm. Moreover, flowers will take back a prominent place in the Nice Carnival: for the first time, all the flowered floats will participate in the Grand Corso on ...

13
Oct
2021

Emelin Dupieux : a promising young wildlife photographer

got the perfect shot. It's no coincidence that this photo won the award because it is technically flawless. Photographing a white butterfly on a flower of the same color allows you to underexpose the photo and keep the butterfly properly exposed while having a very dark background around it. ...

19
Oct
2021

Jerusalem artichoke soup with truffle oil: a festive recipe

nu. It is a mixture of crushed hazelnuts and fleur de sel. 1- To prepare it yourself, mix 50 g of hazelnut powder with half a teaspoon of Guérande flower of salt. 2- When you are ready to serve your Jerusalem artichoke soup with truffle oil, add a drizzle of oil to each bowl and sprinkle with ...

08
Dec
2021

Christmas: 5 plants to offer for the holidays

revered by the Aztecs, has become the unmissable symbol of the holiday season thanks to its beautiful red color. Strictly speaking, these are not flowers but red or cream colored bracts that bloom during the shortest days of the year. That's why this plant is so beautiful at Christmas time. I ...

29
Dec
2021

Normal people : the series to discover

am and that the actor Paul Mescal has decided to retire from this social network! A moving and addictive series Whether or not you're a blue-eyed flower, don't miss the Normal people series! More than just a teen romance, this drama accurately dissects the feelings of millennials, painting a bit ...

11
Feb
2022

Green plants: why put matches in the pots?

A grandmother's trick Putting matches in the pots of green plants and flowers is not a new idea. Quite the contrary, it's an old and time-honored grandmotherly trick. So, while it may seem surprising to you to plant matches in the substrate of your green plants or in your flower pots, know that ...

16
Mar
2022

Witch garden : which plants to grow ?

nd iron deficiencies. View this post on Instagram A publication shared by Claire Marino.naturopath (@clairemarino.naturo) Flowers as beautiful as they are useful Edible and non-edible flowers also have their place in a witch garden. Among the edible flowers we can think o ...

01
Apr
2022

Singapore : 5 Places to Discover the City-State differently

n of the madness and eccentricity of Singaporeans. Imagined and designed by world-renowned architect Moshe Safdie, it is meant to be an open lotus flower ready to receive rainwater while for many visitors it represents an open hand facing the sky. In both cases it is meant to represent a Singapor ...

18
May
2022