The chestnut is a tree, which in Italian woods can reach 20-25 meters in height, belonging to the Castanea Sativa species of European origin; there are other species of castanea, and in particular, in Italy, the Japanese chestnut (castanea crenata) and the irises that were created between the two species are also cultivated.
Category Fruit and Vegetables
Work of the month fruit and vegetables October When it comes to the month of October, you quickly approach the winter season, when the temperatures are rigid and the fruit and vegetable crops must be controlled and protected, to prevent them from being damaged due to the cold climate. Of course there are still many varieties within the orchard and orchard that can be grown and harvested during this period.
Work of the fruit and vegetable month May The vegetable garden, in May, should already have been tilled and enriched with fertilizer; if we were lazy in April, it is good to provide these jobs now. Then we can begin to plant cabbages, aubergines, peppers, tomatoes, chard, hot peppers, cucumbers, pumpkins, courgettes and potatoes.
"Title =" Work of the month fruit and vegetables April - apricot "> Work of the fruit and vegetable month April The month of April is a month full of events as far as the care of your vegetable garden and orchard is concerned. Speaking of works of the fruit and vegetable month, April is good to say that in this period we proceed with sowing interventions and also specific treatments to prevent fruit plants or vegetable varieties from being affected by different pathologies.
Cuttings in summer The summer months are decidedly propitious to propagate many plants of the garden, and even from the apartment; the evergreen and flowering shrubs, first of all the roses, propagate by cutting in August, to obtain rooted specimens to be planted already in autumn, or the following spring; at this time of year, basal shoots of shrubs and creepers are generally divided from mother plants.
Work of the month fruit and vegetables June Speaking of the jobs of the fruit and vegetable month June, it is good to say that in this period the summer season begins and it is good to prepare some useful workings in order to obtain the best results. Already in these days we can proceed to the collection of some garden products, such as salads, various types of aromatic herbs, peas, green beans, radishes, carrots, and often also tomatoes, cucumbers and courgettes.
"Title =" Vegetable garden and orchard - pruning plants "> Vegetable garden and orchard At this time of year the orchard and orchard are still giving us the last fruits, we are still gathering figs, plums, pears and apples with both hands; how can we still taste multicolored salads, courgettes, green beans and broccoli.
Premise Assuming that in the fight against plant adversity "prevention is the best cure" and that "good nutrition is the best resource for disease resistance", we will examine in this second part the diseases that affect the drupaceae group. In the agricultural group of the drupaceae are included the plants that produce fruit properly defined "drupe": the peach (nettarine-percoche), the plum, the apricot, the sweet and sour cherry (black cherry) and the almond.
Pomace diseases The success of the cultivation of plants depends on a correct management of fertilization and preventive methods of defense against adversity, it is therefore important to constantly control the crops, to be able to intervene adequately to limit the spread of diseases and promote proper development.
Introduction In this third part, dedicated to the care of diseases of fruit plants, we will examine the main causes of damage to the cultivation of wine and table grapes and the main symptoms will be indicated, with useful remedies for the correct cultivation of this plant , among the most widespread on an agricultural and amateur level.
The Japanese medlar The Latin name is eriobotrya japonica, to testify that indeed it is a plant with Japanese origins; the common name derives from the fact that the small fruits, vaguely reminiscent of apricots, have a taste similar to that of the common European medlar (mespilus germanica).
Orchard development stages The life cycle of orchard tree crops consists of 3 periodic stages: the juvenile stage, the maturity stage and the senile stage. The stages in the orchard have variable duration in relation to various endogenous-environmental conditions and become, for the fruit grower, a different economic value in relation both to the different cultivation treatments and to the different productive capacity.
Question: Olive tree in the garden They asked me to choose a tree as a gift for my new garden, located in Legnano, in the province of Milan, so not exactly in a "Mediterranean" environment ... As you know, winters here can be quite harsh ( for example the last one was terrible for many plants) ... In short, I would like to know if it is worth thinking about trying with an olive tree (my favorite plant), having some chances of success, and if there are particular precautions to take, especially winter.
Question: Susino I planted a plum tree in the garden about a month ago. I would like to know how long I have to wait to see at least the leaves. And then how much will the tree grow and how large will it look when it is ripe? thanks Plant or Plum Tree or Plum Santa Rosa variety 2 years of life Price
Question: lemon graft Good morning, I have a problem with a lemon generated from a 12-year-old seed: it doesn't take any kind of grafting. I had it grafted both in nurseries and by expert people, but the graft dies on time. I wanted to know if the plant has some kind of problem for which it does not take the grafts, and which kind of graft I recommend.
Question: how much to water the lemon Hi this summer I bought a lemon tree now, winter is coming, I took it to a place sheltered from the cold now I wanted to know how many times a week I have to water it Thank you from now for the best regards jackie68 GROUND LUPINI FERTILIZER FOR LEMONS AND PLANTS ACIDOFILE BAG PACK OF 5 KG Price
Pumpkin in the vegetable garden Pumpkins, courgettes, melons, watermelons, cucumbers, many names to indicate the fruits of the cucurbita, a plant of American origin, immediately imported by the Spanish conquistadores in Europe, which is now cultivated practically all over the world. Pumpkin and courgette are actually fruits of the same plant, we could consider the courgettes as gourds still harvested "unripe".
Question: take care of the lemon plant I have a lemon tree planted about 5 years ago. For the first few years it did not produce any fruit (it was still young). The other year finally the longed for fruits! This year in spring there were so many little flowers that, for no apparent reason, they dried up and therefore no lemons.
Root vegetables Our grandparents used to consume many root vegetables that have now unfortunately gone almost completely out of use; apart from radishes, beets and carrots, there are very few root vegetables that are still commonly known, cultivated and above all consumed.
Question: Transplant fruit plants Hi, I should transplant 2 fruit plants, for reasons of space, a cherry tree and a walnut tree that are about 2 years old. When is the right time to do this. Best regards and thanks. TREE FRUIT TREE TREE APPLE TREE GOLDEN DELICIOUS 157 Price