Growing lemons leaves

10 03 2013

Growing lemons leaves





Grow your own avocado plant

7 02 2013

Did you know that you can use the seed from an avocado to grow your own avocado tree? Check this out!

  1. Wash your avocado seed.
  2. Secure toothpicks into the seed so that they sit out horizontally.
  3. Suspend the seed with the heavy side down over a glass of water. About 3cm of the seed should be sitting in water.
  4. Place the seed out of direct sunlight and top up the water as needed.
  5. In 2-6 weeks, roots and stem should start to sprout.
  6. When the stem is 15 to 18cm long, cut it back to about 8cm in length.
  7. When the stem has grown leaves again and the roots are thick, plant it in a pot with half the seed exposed
  8. Water the plant lightly and frequently, with an occasional deep soak. The soil should be moist but not saturated.
  9. Make sure it’s getting plenty of sunlight.
  10. When the stem is 30cm long, cut it back to 15cm. This will encourage new shoots.
  11. Enjoy your own avocado tree!

Avocado 1

 

Avocado 2

 

Avocado 3

 

avocado plant

 

 

 





Gardening idea

19 11 2012

When I was browsing on Internet this week I came across this picture on Facebook. I really like the idea. I wonder if it works well?! I haven’t try, but the idea is pretty cool!

Garden ideas








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