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Houseleek (Sempervivum): planting, maintenance, association
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Houseleek (Sempervivum): planting, maintenance, association

Houseleek in summary: Latin name: Sempervivum sp.Common name: HouseleekFamily: CrassulaceaeType: PerennialPort: UpholsteryHeight: 10 cm to 30 cm in flowering Planting density: 15-30 feet / m² Exposure: Sunny Soil: Any type, well drained Flowering: Beginning of In French, its Latin name means "eternal", which sums up its main characteristic: its resistance.

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Hemp palm, Trachycarpus fortunei: maintenance

The hemp palm or Trachycarpus is the palm that best resists the cold and therefore our climates.In summary, what you should know: Name: Chamaerops excelsa or trachycarpus fortunei Family: Arecaceae Type: Tree, palm Height: 10 to 12 m in soil, 2 to 3 m in pot Exposure: Sunny Soil: Quite rich Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: May to June Very comfortable outdoors, in pots or in the ground, you will appreciate it for the beauty of its foliage and its ease maintenance.
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Light flowers in your flower beds

To fill in the small spaces left empty or to lighten your flower beds with large flowers, bet on plants with vaporous flowers. They will lightly decorate your summer bouquets. Lightness in your flower beds The archetype of cloud flowers is the baby's breath and its tiny pompoms. This king of bouquets is demanding in sun and requires well-drained soil.
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Mulching: usefulness, advantage and ideas for mulching in the garden

Mulching is a trendy product that protects, decorates and promotes the development of all your plantations. An ecological product, its use is very beneficial for your plants and for your garden while avoiding the least pleasant gardening task: weeding! Do not hesitate to use mulching because, beyond its very decorative aspect, it has many ecological and economic advantages!
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Indoor orange tree: maintenance, harvesting fruit

The apartment orange tree is one of the only citrus fruits which adapts perfectly to the heated interior of our houses and apartments.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Citrus madurensisFamily: RutaceaeHeight: 1 to 2 mExposure : Sunny Soil: Soil Foliage: Evergreen Flowering: January to December Repotting, maintenance, watering and pruning, are all gestures that will help you to have a very beautiful apartment orange tree.
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Citrus soup and salted butter feuillantines / dragees

If you like to finish with a light dessert and a refreshing drink, here is the delicious citrus soup and salted butter feuillantines / dragees Ingredients for 4 people: 30 cl of orange juice 20 cl of water 40 g of cane sugar 1 pinch of Luna pepper (Rœllinger spices) 10 g of cornstarch 1 orange 1 pink grapefruit, 1 Chinese grapefruit, 3 clementines Leaves: 2 pink pralines 1 sheet of brick 25 g half-salted butter 3 tbsp.
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Steamed turbot fillet, frothy citrus sauce

We don't always think about it, we tell ourselves that it is complicated to prepare ... However, fish is easy in the kitchen and lends itself to a thousand variations. Examples with these Label Rouge seafood recipes. Ingredients for 4 people: 4 Label Rouge turbot fillets, skinless, 1 bunch of green asparagus 1 orange 1 lemon 50 g butter 40 g flour 3 tbsp.
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Cochineal: treatment, control and solution for your plants

The mealybug is one of the most common pests on our houseplants, but it can also be found in the garden in late spring, summer or fall. Its damage is variable, as much as the form. It can take to hide itself.Oval in shape, the mealybug often covers itself with a white or pinkish mass which gives it a cottony appearance.
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Potato doormat with herbs: quick and easy

Easy and quick to prepare, the potato doormat will go perfectly with your meats and grills or simply with a good salad. Ingredients for 4 people: 500 g of potatoes 2 tsp. chives2 tbsp. tablespoon parsley 8 cl sunflower oil 50 g half-salt butter salt, pepper Potato mat with herbs - Wash the herbs.
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Lemon tree of the 4 seasons: maintenance advice

The lemon tree of the 4 seasons is a magnificent citrus fruit which owes its name to the fact that it bears flowers and fruits during the four seasons.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Citrus limonFamily: RutaceaeType: TreeHeight: 3 to 5 mExposure : Sunny Soil: Well drained Foliage: Persistent - Flowering: January to December Health: benefits and virtues of lemon Planting, maintenance and pruning are all actions that will allow you to have beautiful lemons and avoid disease.
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Duck breast skewers with citrus fruits

Duck breast corresponds to new eating habits: it is authentic, healthy, easy to prepare and not too expensive. Here is the recipe for duck breast skewers with citrus fruits. Ingredients for 4 people: 2 duck breasts 2 oranges 2 pomelos 2 limes flower freshly ground pepper.
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Lemon tree and watering: frequency, need and application of fertilizer

Watering the lemon tree is an important element to ensure good growth throughout the seasons but also to facilitate flowering, fruiting and therefore the harvest of lemons.Whether in spring, summer or fall, here is What are the simple steps to water your lemon tree? Also read: How to cultivate the lemon tree Watering the lemon tree The water needs of the lemon tree are relatively high, especially when it is grown in pots.
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Asparagus: health benefits and virtues

Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis) is a rhizomatous perennial plant belonging to the Liliaceae family. Originally from Europe and western Asia, it was already used for its therapeutic properties in Antiquity and is recognized today. 'hui many benefits and virtues on our health.
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Mallow: planting, flowering and advice on caring for it

Mallow is a pretty plant with a wild look and very decorative in the garden.In summary, what you should know: Name: MalvaFamily: MalvaceaeType: Perennial, cultivates as a biennialHeight: 50 to 140 cmExposition: SunnySoil: OrdinaryFoliage: Deciduous - Flowering: Summer Easy to maintain, it is perfect for balconies, terraces or the garden.
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Brittany hydrangeas circuit Ploermel

In Morbihan, a circuit bordered by vividly colored beds takes us to the discovery of 530 varieties of hydrangeas. An emblematic plant of Brittany, hydrangea illuminates with its white, pink, blue, purple or purple flowers the old stones and the slate roofs of the region.In Ploërmel, 30 minutes south of Rennes, hydrangea reigns supreme.
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Heather: planting, pruning and advice on caring for it

Heather is a pretty perennial plant that colors the beds in summer, fall and winter depending on the species.In summary, what you need to know: Name: Erica & CallunaFamily: EricaceaeType: Heather earth plantHeight: 15 at 150 cm Exposure: Sunny and partial shade Soil: Land of heather Foliage: Evergreen Flowering: Summer to winter depending on the species Read also: Erica heather, autumn and winter heather Calluna heather: summer and autumn heather Planting heather Planting heather is important because it is a plant which appreciates acidic soils and should be planted in heather soil or, possibly, so-called heather soil.
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Herbal therapy

For patients with neurological disorders, hospital gardening can have a therapeutic function, as Aurélien Pouplin, specialist educator and Emilie Emeriau, occupational therapist (Beaupreau park) explain. Herbal therapy Discover: Plants and Health
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Flu: prevent and treat naturally with plants

Very contagious respiratory infection caused by a virus, influenza develops in the throat and nose. Often trivial but very incapacitating, this infectious disease is suddenly revealed in the subject. It is transmitted between humans and, by air: the simple fact that the contaminated subject coughs, sputters or sneezes promotes contamination to other people present in the same room, even more than 1 m away.
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