February 2009

Monthly Archives

  • Plant van die week – Petunia

    Blomme en groeibeskrywing: Gewilde eenjarige plante wat maklik groei. Blomme kom voor in skakerings van rooi, piek, pers, blou, wit en geel. Blomtyd is gewoonlik in die lente en somer, maar dwarsdeur die jaar in warm gebiede. Klein plantjies moet gereëld ‘gepinch’ word ten einde welige groei te verseker. Tuinplasing: Plant in volle son. Vertoon […]

  • Courtyard Elegance

    This garden is on display at Garden World, Beyers Naude Drive, Muldersdrift, Gauteng Tel: 011 957 2046 or 083 997 6142, www.gardenworld.co.za. ‘Courtyard Elegance’ was designed and built by Leon Wagenaar of Leon’s Landscapes. The sophisticated, lock up and go lifestyle of young South African professionals is finding concrete reality in the kind of outdoor […]

  • Botrytis

    Botrytis is transmitted when the light intensity is low and the humidity high. Symptoms Black or brown spots on petals. Die back of soft stems. Die back from wounds caused by harvesting or pruning.    Control Do not harvest rose stems more than a centimetre above an eye (die back will occur if harvested too […]