Did you know that cauliflower is a man-made hybrid created through an extensive process known as "selective breeding"? This involves using various parts of the Brassica Oleracea plant to make other plant species.... but more on that later!
When we go back in history, the early ancestors of carrots (which were just viewed as plants) were originally cultivated for their leaves and seeds. The carrot which we are familiar with today, only came about in the early 17th century when Dutch growers cultivated a slightly different variant of carrot... the orange carrot!
Snails excrete feces from their anus, which is located towards the front of their body and inside their shell (on the same side as their head). When a snail poops, poop comes out of its anus and slides out of the shell. It resembles a long, thin sticky tube that rolls to the ground.
Skunks are mammals that belong to the family Mephitidae. There are many different types of skunk, most of which live in North America, Central America and parts of South America. They are also found on the Indonesian and Philippine islands.
Some people wait for the season to change to figure out the difference but you don't have to wait so long. It is important to find out the status of the grass on your lawn or yard as quickly as possible so that you can take appropriate measures to either revive or remove them.
Burl is a strange and beautiful natural occurrence that happens to trees. It's basically a mass of deformed tree cells that wrap around the back of a tree trunk. This can happen for a variety of reasons, but it's most often caused by stress.
Today we are going to talk about 10 different shrubs that are considered "dwarf" "miniature", "small" or "tiny". Small shrubs are those kinds of plants that are simple to tuck into your garden, especially in small spaces where we want them to have some impressive form but not necessarily take up an enormous amount of space.
Snake plants are one of the most popular houseplants in the world, belonging to the Lily family. They're easy to cultivate and have tough leaves that are almost indestructible. Snake plants can reach heights of up to 8 feet tall with a minimum length of 6 inches. Close to 70 different species of snake plants may be found across the world.
Tomato bugs are a common problem for tomato gardeners. There are many ways to deal with these pests, including using pesticides. However, it is important to understand the risks associated with using pesticides before you decide whether or not to use them.
Mushrooms not only detract from the natural beauty of your lawn, but they can also be harmful to children and pets, as well as emitting fly-attracting scents, adding to the existing problem. While there are many store-bought solutions, you can get rid of mushrooms in the yard with common household items.