Aloe vera plants can turn brown due to sunburn, fungus or bacteria. The plant may be getting too much sunlight or the soil may be too wet.Continue Reading
Sunburn will make aloe vera leaves turn dry and brown. Mushy brown leaves indicate a fungus, such as basal stem rot, which occurs in the cold and damp. Aloe rust thrives in high humidity and causes brown spots that spread. Bacterial soft rot develops in high humidity and wilts the leaves.
To prevent browning, aloe vera plants should be allowed to dry thoroughly between watering. These succulents need bright sunlight that is not overly strong. The best way is to place them near a sunny window with low humidity.Learn more about Houseplants
The main requirements for an aquaponic system for growing plants with fish are the container or fish tank, the types of fish desired for the aquarium, and bacteria to convert fish waste into fertilizer. Aquaponic systems can be used to grow a variety of plants, including leafy plants, herbs and tomatoes.Full Answer >
Asparagus are unique among vegetables because they are perennials, so the same plants come back up in the garden year after year; their sprouts are the edible part of the plant. It takes at least two seasons after planting asparagus to harvest any of the sprouts, but when they are planted, they will come back up in the same spot for up to 30 years. Asparagus is a hardy plant in most areas of the country, with the exception of the warmest zones, due to mild winters that do not allow the plants to go dormant.Full Answer >
Propagate ZZ plants either by rooting leaflet cuttings or by separating and repotting the rhizomes from an established plant. ZZ plants that have been propagated by cutting may take up to one year to begin growing a rhizome below the soil line. Plants propagated by rhizome establish themselves more quickly.Full Answer >
After assembling a plant rack stand, it's possible to use it to display household plants or indoor herb displays. Additionally, they're ideal for other decorative purposes, such as using them to display decorative objects, designating them as a magazine holder and using them in the bathroom as a linen holder. It's possible to find stands at stores such as Lowe's and Amazon.c0m.Full Answer >