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Rooted plants need water to grow. But lots of water for long periods depletes the oxygen in the soil creating a condition called anoxia.  Wetland plants—hydrophytic plants—are able to grow and thrive in low oxygen environments.  Sounds simple.  The boundary … Continue reading

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Online Encyclopedia of All Plants and Animals: Encyclopedia of Life Provides Clues on Aging, Pests An online encyclopedia aiming to describe every type of animal and plant on the planet has reached 170,000 entries and is helping research into aging, … Continue reading

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Gardening 101: How To Make Your Own Potting Soil (Without Peat Moss)  by Melinda – 1 Green Generation – May 30, 2009 When growing plants in containers, it’s important to use a good potting soil.  It must have good water … Continue reading

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