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Barbarea, Erba santa Barbara - Barbarea vulgaris

General Name: Barbarea Vulgaris. Family: Crucifers Common names: Santa Barbara grass, gradisella, wild rapistogno, marsh rocket Habitat: it grows well in all areas with a lot of humidity below 1500 meters. Parts used: fresh leaves and seeds Barbarea, Erba barbara - Barbarea vulgaris: Properties Harvest: throughout the vegetative period preferring the summer.
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Carob

Water requirements The carob tree is a plant that is naturally widespread in warm Mediterranean areas, as it prefers sunny climates, characterized by mild winters. It is a shrub belonging to the Fabaceae family, and it is increasingly rare to find carob trees, as its cultivation is progressively decreasing.
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Tea tree essential oil

Uses of tea tree The essential oil of tea tree has healing and disinfectant properties and can be used both in the field of natural cosmetics and in house cleaning. The product, preferably pure, without adding any fragrance, can be easily purchased in herbal medicine.
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Flowers

DIY fake flower arrangements

"Title =" DIY fake flower compositions - DIY fake flower "> DIY fake flower compositions From selection to choice. From materials to methods. The most important things to know to make a composition with DIY perfect fake flowers. fake flowers composition "> Variety and costs There are many types of fake flowers.
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Invasion of ants

Question: driving away the ants Could you indicate a natural remedy to eliminate ants? In my garden I have a beautiful peony plant that has lots of buds, but they are all full of ants! They look like common ants, black and small. Thank you very much Invasion of ants: Dear Daniela, unfortunately there are no insecticides that can be used in organic agriculture against ants, it seems that the presence of some crops tends to remove them, such as garlic for example, whose plants give off a strong aroma (there are very beautiful ornamental, I have some in the garden, but I don't guarantee that the ants hate them so much that they don't come to my garden); against ants it is necessary to turn to chemistry, to kill them, because simply placing barriers for them to go, is usually not a sufficient method.
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Aloe

Aloe, the plant with a thousand merits The Aloe genus includes dozens of succulent plants, originating in southern Africa, in the xanthorraceae family; not to be confused with the so-called American aloe, agave, which has more leathery leaves, and is generally much larger in size. Aloe produces a dense rosette of long lance-shaped leaves, fleshy, sharp, sometimes with a margin with short pointed thorns; there are varieties of light green color, others dark green, others covered with a thin pruinose layer, which makes them bluish.
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