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Ponytail Palm is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Proper Name: Nolina recurvate Common Names: Ponytail palm, Elephant foot palm Light Needs: High Light Best Temperatures: Average room temperature and a …

Deep Cleaning the Greenhouse

Plants love the warm, humid, cozy protection of a greenhouse. The problem is that pests and diseases love this environment too. Eliminating pests is crucial to …

5 Reasons Houseplants Die

Keeping houseplants alive was much different for our ancestors who lived in homes surrounded by dirt, fields and animals. Most homes today consist of …

Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Forever Flowering Greenhouses Licensed Producer Greenhouse

Light deprivation has become a popular growing technique used by many greenhouse horticulturists. Light deprivation, also known as “light dep”, is an …

Best Supplemental Lighting for Greenhouses

A supplemental lighting system for a greenhouse is a horticultural lighting system that is used in conjunction with solar radiation. In other words, …

Using Light Movers to Maximize Light in an Offseason Greenhouse

Due to the short winter days, Icelandic greenhouses heat through the floor and they maximize their grow lights. The days are short in Iceland from October …

Oxalis is a Great Greenhouse Plant

Common Names:  Wood sorrel and false shamrock Light Needs:  High light and full sun. Best Temperatures: At or above 50ºF (10ºC) Water and Humidity …

Heating the Winter Greenhouse

Well, it’s hard to believe, but it’s that time of year again. Hopefully you got a chance to clean your greenhouse this fall and check out all of …

Geraniums Are a Great Greenhouse Plant

Common Name: Geranium Light Needs: High light, with full sun during winter. Best Temperature: Average room temperature. Water and Humidity Needs: Allow the …

New Search App Offers Unbiased Results

Nichols Publishing Company, the publishers of Garden & Greenhouse and NUGL have entered a partnership that offers a new technology to the greenhouse and …