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Can’t Choose Between An Attached Greenhouse and A Freestanding Greenhouse? Consider These Factors First

Any green thumb worth their salt knows that if you want to be able to grow plants year-round, you need to create and sustain an environment that is conducive …

Can Mitragyna Speciosa Be Grown in US Greenhouses?

If you are enthusiastic about natural medicinal herbs, you probably know about Mitragyna Speciosa already. Commonly referred to as the Kratom plants, these …

Tips on Choosing the Right Greenhouse

When it comes to buying a greenhouse for your garden, there are various options that you can choose from. Whether you have a large garden or a compact one, …

Humidity Control for Pathogen Prevention in a Greenhouse or Indoor Garden

Pathogenic fungi can be very destructive to an indoor garden or greenhouse. Much like pest insects, pathogenic fungi are capable, under the right …

Hoyas Are a Great Greenhouse Plant

Common Names: Wax Vine, Wax Plant, Honey Plant, Indian Rope Plant & Porcelain Flower Light Needs: High light. Plants that receive less than half a day of …

Asparagus Fern is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Scientific Name: Asparagus densiflorus Other Names: Emerald feather Light Needs: High, indirect light. Best Temperature: Does best in average to cool …

Greenhouse Maintenance Tips

In order for a greenhouse hobbyist to get the most bang for his or her buck, they must implement some regular greenhouse maintenance. In many cases, the …

Hibiscus is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Plant Name: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis Common Names: Hibiscus, China Rose Light Needs: High light Best Temperatures: Warm conditions between 60-70ºF (16-21ºC) …

Brassaia actinophylla or Umbrella Tree is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Common Names:  Schefflera, Umbrella tree Light Requirements: High light and will tolerate some direct sun. Best Temperatures: Average to warm conditions. …

DIY Tray Drains for Orchids and Houseplants

If you grow orchids or other houseplants at home, you have probably found the advantages of using standard horticultural trays for organizing your plants or …