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Does your oleander fail to bloom? Find out what is wrong!

Radek Štěpán 26. 08. 2022

This is problem is more common than you may think and it mainly concerns terraces and balconies. Yes, even non-blooming oleander looks beautiful, but why should you deprive yourself of this great feature by making silly mistakes? That is by…


What should you do to make wisteria bloom? Sometimes little goes a long way

Radek Štěpán 25. 08. 2022

While some of us enjoy blooming wisteria every year and without much care, the rest of us it simply cannot make wisteria bloom no matter what we do. Or it may seem that way. If you belong to the second…

Green shoulder

Green shoulders around tomatoes: A physiological disorder that can be avoided

Radek Štěpán 24. 08. 2022

Do you grow plenty of tomatoes in your garden? If you do, you probably make ketchup, dry them, or process them in many other ways. When you harvest tomatoes, you will certainly have fruits that are coloured as they should…


Extermination of rodents. Protect your dogs efficiently

Radek Štěpán 23. 08. 2022

Many people have already noticed that an extensive termination of the overgrown population of rodents is now allowed. A product called Stutox II will be used to do so. In connection with this action you should know several important issues…

Petunia Growing Tips

Radek Štěpán 22. 08. 2022

Would you like to have a rich set of petunia flowers that your neighbours will admire? Are you willing to do what it takes? Do you want to know what has been proven to work by other gardeners and what…


The fight between yellow and green zucchinis. Who is the winner?

Radek Štěpán 22. 08. 2022

Do you have zucchini in your garden? Of course you do, because this wonderful vegetable is a must in any garden and you can prepare many delicious dishes from it. In Central Europe there are two most popular varieties and…

Ornamental grasses

Ornamental grasses: How to grow them properly

Radek Štěpán 21. 08. 2022

Ornamental grass can decorate your garden in many ways. There are various shapes, colours and inflorescences and all attract attention. So, if you want to add an ornamental grass to your existing arrangement and do not want to make a…


Abundant, Neglected but Tasty Mushrooms that Do Not Absorb Heavy Metals

Radek Štěpán 20. 08. 2022

Are you on a mushroom picking trip, walking through the woods but finding only Russula mushrooms? Well, if you are not fond of them you most likely just pass them by. It is a shame because these are great, but…

Why is your Peace lily (Spathiphyllum) not blooming?

Radek Štěpán 19. 08. 2022

Peace lily is a very nice decorative plant. Thanks to its wide fresh green leaves, which can actually clean the air in the room, many people used this plant as a nice green addition in their rooms. But flowers are…

Black tomatoes

Black tomatoes – not for decoration only but great taste too

Radek Štěpán 18. 08. 2022

Do you know which crop, excluding potatoes, is the most cultivated one? Tomatoes of course. Many people cannot imagine their diet without this excellent and tasty vegetable. Yes, that is why there is an incredible number of different cultivars, which…