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Gargano park

The Gargano Park The Gargano Park is made up of the Gargano promontory which represents a separate island from the point of view of biodiversity, separated from the rest of the Piana del Tavoliere delle Puglie. The territory of the park is made up of limestone, with many caves and karst formations. Once it was completely covered with woods, today only 15% of it is represented by the Umbra Forest.
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Information

Question: information Hi, my name is Pasquale, I carefully follow your suggestions but I would also have curiosities for my garden, I live in Naples 1) Having a garden of about 300 square meters all sown with dichondra repens, is there a selective herbicide for clover, daisies and other species?
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Bonsai

Cydonia, Japanese peach, Peach blossom - Chaenomeles japonica

Generalities the flower and fruit quinces that are used for bonsai are the chaenomeles japonica, the chaenomeles speciosa, the chaenomeles superba, and the pseucydonia sinensis, the fruit quince. Chaenomeles speciosa is widely used as a bonsai for smaller leaves than other species, which usually maintain a leaf large enough for a bonsai plant; however, they are widely used for the decorative bark, which peels off leaving dark spots on the trunk, for the white or pink flowers, which in the case of the flower cotogo are present on the plant for many months, for the fruits, small sour yellowish apples .
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Apartment plants

Trigonidium

General This is a genus of epiphytic orchids, about twenty, originating in central-southern America. It has consistent, medium-sized pseudobulbs, which produce one or two oval, elongated, fleshy, dark green leaves; in spring and summer it produces small thin stems, at the apex of which a single cup-shaped flower blooms, with the sepals enlarged and facing backwards.
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Garden

Pontederia cordata

Generalities The pontederia cordata is a rhizomatous perennial aquatic plant native to the American continent. It consists of a rosette of large, wide, thick and spongy lanceolate floating leaves, of a bright dark green color, which grow up to 50-60 cm in height. In summer it produces a decorative and showy ear of violet-blue flowers, whose central petals have a yellow spot on a long rigid stem; the flowering is usually long and can last until the first autumn colds arrive.
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Pruning the Thuja

Question: Pruning the Thuja good evening ta the second and third year I pruned the top to an incorrect height. The plants are very well but only grow in width and no longer in height. Please I ask you for a great help. Can I remedy my mistake? if yes, what should i do? How often do I have to prune thuja and at what time?
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