Bottle gourd

Spotted at LNNAIS Main Campus, Agricrops lab/garden, Lagenaria siceraria gave curiosity as well as smiles to students, and farmers in Bualan, Tubod, Lanao del Norte. Farm aides of the school called this calabash “Shaolin”

Photography 101: Warmth

Plants need sun-exposure to grow healthy.  The tallest trees in the park often get the best sun exposure.  The ‘Andreacola’ type of Anthurium thrives best in morning sunlight. Too much sun-exposure will burn their leaves.

Photography 101: Connect

A stem of hybrid Desert Rose was connected to a Bangkok Kalachuchi to form a single plant. The gardener aims to combine SERENA’s  beautiful flowers and variegated leaves  with the roots of a “local” variety of Desert Rose that offers vigor and resilience. Horticulturists call this process grafting. Since hybrid Adeniums may take years to produce seedlings, grafting can…

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Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning. -Benjamin Franklin