What is tomato blight caused by?

Tomato blight refers to a family of diseases caused by fungus-like organisms that spread through potato and tomato foliage, particularly during wet weather. Blight spreads quickly, causing leaves to discolor, rot and collapse. Although the diseases are caused by different spores, the end result is the same. Avoid watering in late afternoon or evening so … Read more

What is the term that means Enlightened One?

A Buddha is one who has attained Bodhi; and by Bodhi is meant wisdom, an ideal state of intellectual and ethical perfection which can be achieved by man through purely human means. The term Buddha literally means enlightened one, a knower. Buddha, the Teacher ‘Buddha,’ (‘Enlightened One‘ in Sanskrit) as he came to be known, … Read more

Where did the boy in the striped pajamas live?

Chapter one of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne is set in Berlin, Germany. Bruno and his family–mother, father, older sister Gretel, and nine-year-old Bruno–live in a large house which Bruno enjoys exploring. They all have friends in Berlin, and Bruno’s father’s parents live quite near them, as well. The story takes … Read more

Why is my pellet stove burning black?

Answer: If your pellet stove is producing a dark sooty flame, this means that for one reason or another, not enough air is getting to the fire. The most common cause of dark sooty pellet stove fire is a clinkered up burn pot which can be the result of inadequate maintenance or poor pellet quality. … Read more

How do I know when my Honeyberries are ripe?

Harvesting. Early blooming honeyberries typically need to turn a dark blue color all the way through, about 3 weeks after the outside turns blue, for sweetest taste. Mid and late blooming selections may not turn blue inside, and vary as to how long they need to ripen. Let taste be your guide! Amelanchier or service … Read more

Can you grow clematis in containers?

Clematis Container Growing The best clematis to grow in containers in the small garden The best varieties include: Fleuri, with its very deep velvety purple flowers and the deep purple- blue Chevalier; it produces single, semi-double, and fully double flowers at the same time on the same plant. Subsequently, question is, what are the best … Read more