ERIGERON STRIGOSUS - FLEABANE


Erigeron strigosus Family: Asteraceae – Aster family Genus Common Names: Fleabane, Prairie Fleabane, Lesser Daisy Fleabane

TERRARIUM DETAIL


Detail of one of my terrariums. Photo by Carlton Davis.

MOSS MONDAY


HOUSEPLANT WATERING TIP #5


Signs of overwatering - yellow wilted leaves, leaf drop, and white powdery mildew on the leaves. Signs of under watering - brown leaves; leaves will wilt and appear limp.

HOUSEPLANT WATERING TIP #4


Watering Tips for Houseplants. #4: Preferably, water plants with bottled water, well water, or rain water. Tap water that has been sitting out for 24 hours so that the chlorine has dissolved is fine. Do not use softened water. It contains salt and will build up in the soil. 

HOUSEPLANT WATERING TIP #3

Watering Tips for Houseplants. #3: Over watering is often the reason people kill houseplants. Over watering will kill roots as they cannot absorb oxygen. Err on the side of under watering and make sure your plants dry out between waterings.

HOUSEPLANT WATERING TIP #2


Watering Tips for Houseplants. #2: Water Cacti and Succulents once a month. The soil should dry out completely between waterings.
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