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Monday, October 21, 2013
Add a splash of colour to your garden with these brightly-hues beauties. These dramatic tropical beauties can be grown in large containers or in the ground, and they thrive in Bangalore's climate.
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KADIYAPU LANKA (East Godavari),
Sunday, September 22, 2013
Kadiyam nurseries spread in 3,500 acres in 11 villages of Kadiyam mandal in East Godavari are doing good business and providing considerable employment to about 20,000 agriculture labour. Ho...
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Monday, September 2, 2013
Even as the Coconut Development Board celebrated ‘Coconut Day’ on Monday, many farmers in the country were fighting a battle against an unknown enemy in the form of ‘root wilt’ disease that had bee...
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September 2, 2013
Environment conservation has taken a backseat in the district, with the Kochi Corporation and municipalities not preparing People’s Biodiversity Registers (PBR) yet.The Biodiversity Managem...
May 9, 2013
Chennai Corporation is planning to plant nochi herbs on river banks after the clearing of debris and garbage is completed. The Corporation has already spent Rs. 6.76 crore for cleaning t...
April 27, 2013
Described by many as a botanists’ delight, the Nilgiris is reputed to be among the most important centres of plant speciation south of the Vindhyas and experts believe that there are a large numbe...
March 16, 2013
Walking the greens in Delhi, we discovered Vasaka, the shrub that is known to treat many ailments »
November 20, 2012
The two-day orchid show at the Lalbagh Botanical Gardens was a treat for nature lovers
September 7, 2012
A dying fern? A jasmine that stubbornly refuses to bloom? Hema Vijay has tips for struggling amateur gardeners
August 10, 2012
Allamanda, also known as Golden Trumpet and Yellow Bell, is a very popular flowering shrub suitable for open areas in a garden. It is fast growing, easy to grow and maintain, and adds colour to any landscape in no time
August 2, 2012
As part of an awareness programme to promote the cultivation of medicinal herbs, 50 schools in the district will be provided seeds and saplings.
July 26, 2012
"Teak is a fast growing species, whose roots by this time would have been strongly established," says Mr.Anwardeen, District Forest Officer, Tiruchi
June 26, 2012
Pepper is grown as an intercrop by the Andhra Pradesh Forest Development Corporation (APFDC) along with coffee in 4,010 hectares and producing 19 tonnes per year. »
September 1, 2013
A handful of city floriculturists have made it big in the business. The writer visits some farms now waiting for the seasonal full bloom
May 9, 2013
Grapevine is one of the most important remunerative fruit crops of India which is widely grown in states of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Madhya Pr...
April 11, 2013
Kochiites run short of green shade as Sun spews fire »
January 28, 2013
Found in different shapes and sizes, fungi play an important role in our everyday life.
September 16, 2012
The shy Mimosa pudica plant evokes memories of childhood memories in everyone »
August 29, 2012
Collard is not only nutritious but adds to the beauty of the garden
August 8, 2012
With the rains, the Allamanda blanchetii has turned the city into a riotous sea of pink
August 1, 2012
It is a small, but significant contribution to improve green cover: Collector »
July 9, 2012
At least 50 per cent of jasmine farmers have now leased out their lands due to labour scarcity; price fluctuation adds to woes »
June 21, 2012
Pots of ornamental plants such as pykors, ficus panda, ficus black plants, and different hues of bougainvillea have been placed at different locations.
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