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Selection of the best varieties and types of cucumbers for growing in the open field
House and garden

Selection of the best varieties and types of cucumbers for growing in the open field

If you plan to plant cucumbers, then take seriously the question of choosing seeds. Perhaps no vegetable has such a variety of varieties, and far from all varieties of this culture are presented in stores. With such a rich choice, it is easy for a novice gardener to get confused. Selection of seeds and preparation for planting in the open ground What varieties of cucumbers will appeal to all family members and will bear fruit well?

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Grapes "Brilliant": vigorous table variety

"Brilliant" (Blestyazchii) is a hybrid table form derived from the varieties "Original White" (original belyy) and "Victoria" (Victoria). Ripens early - already at the end of July, growth is strong, oval berries, medium size. The taste characteristics of the berries are excellent, the fruits tolerate transportation well.
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Our Garden Crystal 10.0

The program Our Garden Crystal 10.0 (Our Garden Rubin) is a unique combination of a complete plant encyclopedia and the latest landscape design features. This program is an indispensable assistant for both professional designers and amateur gardeners. In addition, it can be a kind of teaching tool for teachers and students of design schools, institutes and colleges.
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Ficus Microcarp: features of home care

Ficus has long been and, apparently, for a long time settled in residential premises and offices. In our country, this houseplant has gained a second wave of popularity and has become an integral part of interior design. General information Ficus Microcarp, from the Latin Ficus Microcarpa, is an evergreen tree, whose homeland is tropical and subtropical forests in Southeast Asia.
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Technology and methods for growing tomatoes on a windowsill in winter

Tomatoes on the windowsill in the winter have recently been grown more and more often. This method of obtaining vitamin vegetable products is characterized by a high level of efficiency and low costs of both funds and time. Advantages of home growing tomatoes The method of growing tomatoes at home is not difficult, but has certain advantages: there is no need for strict adherence to the timing of sowing seeds, as in other tomatoes, especially tall hybrids and varieties; there is the opportunity to get a decent harvest of ripe fruits, regardless of the time of year or weather conditions; in a limited space there is an opportunity to grow environmentally friendly vegetable products with excellent taste.
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Hardy and winter-hardy gooseberry "Prune"

Gooseberry (Prune plum) (Ribes uva-crispa) is actively cultivated in the gardens of the Ural, Central, and Middle Volga regions. The variety was bred at the Michurin Research Institute and is the result of the crossing of 2 varieties: "Plum 259-23" and "Plum". In the list of the state registry, the plant has been recorded since 1992.
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Cucumber "Connie f1": a popular parthenocarpic hybrid

“Connie f1” cucumber is an excellent early-ripening partenocarpic hybrid, which is perfect for cultivation in open ground and growing in greenhouse constructions. The hybrid is obtained by crossing varieties with different dominant characters. The hybrid form does not require pollinators, and mass ovaries form within a month and a half after the appearance of the first entrances.
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Growing rubber-bearing ficus Robusta at home

Ficus Robusta rubber-bearing, from the Latin name Ficus elastica Robusta, is very popular in indoor floriculture and, according to most experts, is one of the best varieties in this form. General information Ficus Robusta is a rubbery species of indoor ficus and is one of the most unpretentious plants.
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Red Chiffon apple tree: characteristics and cultivation features

Apple trees are a leading fruit crop, which accounts for more than 70% of the total area of ​​garden plantings. Every year, breeders create new varieties that are able to interest even the most sophisticated in terms of choosing a variety of gardeners in our country. The history of selection of the variety “Red chief” The apple trees of the variety “Red chief” (variants of the name: “Red chef”, “Redchief”) are not red-popular and popular varieties, but they are very beautiful and tasty.
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Rules for autumn pruning of the vineyard for beginner gardeners with a video

Pruning grapes in the fall has a beneficial effect on the yield of the plant, as well as the quality of the berries. The procedure is carried out in two stages. Such an event implies a strictly defined sequence of actions, which is very difficult for a beginner. For gardeners who are just beginning to master the cultivation of grapes, when carrying out pruning of vines, it is recommended to turn to manuals on viticulture, where this procedure is presented in pictures.
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How to plant winter garlic properly

Garlic is not inferior in popularity and relevance to such a common plant as onions. Both green crops are planted in summer cottages and household plots not only by beginners, but also by experienced gardeners. Perhaps every gardener involved in the cultivation of vegetable crops should know when to plant garlic in the winter, as well as how to choose planting material and in what way a plot for planting should be prepared.
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Well bore: do-it-yourself manufacturing features

The bailer is a drilling tool, with the help of which the lifting of liquid, sand and dirt to the surface is carried out. In addition, the bailer can be involved in drilling operations on soils such as sand, quicksand or gravel soils. Characteristics and purpose of the bailer Use of the baulk is in demand for shock-rope drilling of any loose rocks or quicksand.
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Potato "Ballad": mid-season and very productive variety

Potato "Ballad" refers to mid-season varieties of tableware. The variety is able to demonstrate high productivity and form high-quality tubers even in adverse weather and climatic conditions. Description of the variety As a rule, gardeners are primarily interested in the description of the variety, because it allows one to evaluate the prospects of cultivating a plant in a personal plot.
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Potato "Ryabinushka": variety description and cultivation features

Potatoes "Ryabinushka" compares favorably with many varieties of Russian and foreign selection for its high productivity, excellent taste, and also very stable indicators of keeping quality. The originator of the variety is the Vsevolozhskaya selection station. Variety characteristics Potato Ryabinushka is included in the State Register of Russia and is recommended for cultivation in the Northern, North-Western, Central and Middle Volga regions.
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Sweet potato (sweet potato): benefits and rules of cultivation

Sweet potato (lat.Ipomoéa batátas) is not a direct relative of the potato, however, due to the similar appearance of the tubers, it is often called sweet potato. The taste of the fruits of this culture is really sweet, which indicates the presence of a large amount of sugars in it. This vegetable has a number of useful properties that allow you to use it as a valuable food product.
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Cucumber "Zyatek f1": characteristics of the variety and growing rules

A very early partenocarpic hybrid form of cucumbers with a female flowering type "Zyatek f1" is intended for cultivation in open ground and film greenhouses. This popular hybrid from the Gavrish company, the Federal State Budgetary Institution of Higher VNIIO is included in the State Register and is ideally suited for cultivation under film shelters in personal household plots throughout Russia.
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Graceful cucumber: time-tested variety

One of the most popular and proven by many years of experience gardeners of Russian gardeners of cucumber varieties is currently "Graceful", bred for cultivation on ridges in open ground. Growing a variety in greenhouse conditions is also possible. This variety was selected at VNIISSOK, and it is in demand not only in our country, but also in neighboring countries.
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