Grow Carnivorous Plants with Conviction

Written by Jacob Farin of Sarracenia Northwest

In high school, my music teacher taught us that if you are going to make a mistake, do it with conviction.

What he meant by that was that if our mistakes sounded sheepish and tentative, we were most likely playing sheepishly and tentatively, which ruinedrepparttar overall effect ofrepparttar 113297 performance.

But, if our mistakes were loud and obvious, then most likely we were playing with conviction, which enhancedrepparttar 113298 entire performance. Oddly enough, audience members were much more forgiving when a mistake was done with conviction.

The same is true with growing carnivorous plants. Your confidence in providingrepparttar 113299 right growing environment will show in your plants. If you grow them sheepishly and tentatively, they will grow sheepishly and tentatively. If you grow them with conviction, they will grow with conviction.

Even if you accidentally providerepparttar 113300 wrong growing environment andrepparttar 113301 plant dies, it is notrepparttar 113302 end ofrepparttar 113303 world. The Carnivorous Plant Police will not come out to arrest you. You will not face a federal court and have to spend 5 months in Club Cupcake.

How To Grow Luscious Tomatoes

Written by Marilyn Pokorney

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The tomato isrepparttar 113300 most commonly grown vegetable inrepparttar 113301 States. Here are some tips on how to grow your own bountiful crop of tomatoes.

Tomatoes should be grown in full sunlight.

Tomato plants require abundant moisture.

Tomatoes grow well in many types of soil but prefer fertile, well-drained soil with pH of about 6.5.

Garden soil may be improved by adding rotted manure, leaf mold, peat moss, or other organic materials.

The ideal tomato plant should be six to eight inches tall, dark green, with a stocky stem and well-developed root system.

For each family member three to five plants should be grown for fresh eating. If production for canning is desired, then five to 10 plants person needs to be grown.

Plant tomatoes whenrepparttar 113302 weather has warmed andrepparttar 113303 soil temperature is above 60F and air temperature is never lower than 45 degrees at night.

Plant seedlings a little deeper than they were inrepparttar 113304 pots.

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