Hornbeam: planting, care and pruning

Hornbeam: planting, care and pruning

This shrub in the form of a privacy hedge is unpretentious and will find its place in all types of gardens. Planting, watering, pruning: find out everything you need to know. Hornbill (carpinus betulus), hornwort and hornwort are three common names for this plant with a rounded and slender shape native to Europe and Asia, … Read more

What is a hybrid flower?

What is a hybrid flower?

Hybridization, perfected by rose breeders, involves crossing genetically different parents to create more fragrant or hardy plants. Discover the underside of horticultural hybridization. F1 seed, kaseille, mangave…. All these funny terms apply to hybrid plants. Learn the different types of hybridization and how to make hybrid flowers. Hybridization, thoughtful crossing First a short botanical lesson: … Read more

How to recognize squash and choose them correctly?

How to recognize squash and choose them correctly?

Squash are gourd-like. Pumpkins and squashes, these forgotten vegetables from the gourd family, have returned to us and made a big comeback on the shelves a few years ago. There are several types of squash. This vegetable is rich in calcium, zinc, copper, vitamins… What are the different squashes? Bright red pumpkin from Étampes: the … Read more

How to make a crown from dried flowers

How to make a crown from dried flowers

The €59 price for this flower workshop includes 2 hours of workshop and the dried flower crown you have made. Eric Beracassat for Le Particulier Practical life Long neglected, dried flowers are coming back into fashion. The flower art workshop offers to make a wreath in two hours. We tested it. How does the dried … Read more

what you need to know about this ecological hygiene

what you need to know about this ecological hygiene

Thinking of installing a phytopurification system for your home? In order to build this ecological sanitation, it is necessary to comply with valid rules and standards. Which one? Our answers. Thinking of installing a phytopurification system for your home? As environmental protection has become a major concern, ecological methods of sanitation are gaining popularity. Among … Read more

Can I burn the Christmas tree in the fireplace or in the garden?

Can I burn the Christmas tree in the fireplace or in the garden?

After the holidays at the end of the year, many of us do not know what to do with the Christmas tree. It quickly becomes cumbersome. Are you planning to burn your tree in the garden or in the fireplace? Are you authorized to do these practices by law? Our answers. If French law strictly … Read more

these roses that bear the name of the stars

these roses that bear the name of the stars

Roses, clematis and even orchids have been named after some living or deceased celebrities. An overview of these plants with their famous names. The rose is the favorite flower of the French, florists sell it the most. It symbolizes love, beauty, passion and fragility. We offer it to a person to show them our love … Read more

What are the favorite plants of the French?

What are the favorite plants of the French?

According to PL The French remain tied to the tradition of offering flowers. These flowers, trees and shrubs are the most popular among buyers for a variety of reasons. A romantic bouquet, a tribute during mourning or a Christmas decoration: every plant has its own symbolism. There are occasions that we cannot imagine without plants. … Read more