Chantal Hayes

Chantal Hayes

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Simple Crochet Sweater Pattern - Making your own sweaters is easier than you might think! Just start with 2 rectangles and add some sleeves!

Simple Crochet Sweater Pattern - Making your own sweaters is easier than you might think! Just start with 2 rectangles and add some sleeves!

Back in January, I shared a pattern for a crocheted copy cat version of a knitted copy cat version of those cute CC beanies, dubbed the 3mL Beanie (for nerdy reasons explained in the original post )....

Back in January, I shared a pattern for a crocheted copy cat version of a knitted copy cat version of those cute CC beanies, dubbed the 3mL Beanie (for nerdy reasons explained in the original post )....

Cobweb Houseleek (sempervivum arachnoideum): Your succulent is a Sempervivum arachnoideum prized for its contrasting white webbing in the center of the rosette foliage. Needs full sun and water sparingly - water only when soil feels dry to the touch down to the first knuckle. Can withstand temperatures down to -10 degrees F. if dry. Keep on the dry side during summer months and protect from temperatures above 75 degrees. F. Indoors or on patio needs bright indirect light.

Cobweb Houseleek (sempervivum arachnoideum): Your succulent is a Sempervivum arachnoideum prized for its contrasting white webbing in the center of the rosette foliage. Needs full sun and water sparingly - water only when soil feels dry to the touch down to the first knuckle. Can withstand temperatures down to -10 degrees F. if dry. Keep on the dry side during summer months and protect from temperatures above 75 degrees. F. Indoors or on patio needs bright indirect light.

Bunny Ears  Polkadot Cactus (opuntia microdasys var albispina): This is native to Mexico and another member of the common named "Prickly Pears". It is shrub forming over time and has yellow flowers in spring. Take care not to touch the "glochids", the dots of minute spines. They detach readily and can cause irritation to the skin and eyes. Does best in full sun to light shade. Water thoroughly when soil becomes dry and protect from frost to avoid damage or scarring.

Bunny Ears Polkadot Cactus (opuntia microdasys var albispina): This is native to Mexico and another member of the common named "Prickly Pears". It is shrub forming over time and has yellow flowers in spring. Take care not to touch the "glochids", the dots of minute spines. They detach readily and can cause irritation to the skin and eyes. Does best in full sun to light shade. Water thoroughly when soil becomes dry and protect from frost to avoid damage or scarring.

House Leek  Hens And Chicks (sempervivum tectorum): This is native to high altitudes of France and Italy, forms rosettes to 4" with grayish-green leaves with some reddish burgundy tints, especially at the tips. There are many new cultivars on the market; some with reddish tips or others with nearly half the leaf reddish. In the past, Sempervivums were planted on roofs in Europe and it was believed that they had the ability to protect the house from lightning strikes or other attacks…

House Leek Hens And Chicks (sempervivum tectorum): This is native to high altitudes of France and Italy, forms rosettes to 4" with grayish-green leaves with some reddish burgundy tints, especially at the tips. There are many new cultivars on the market; some with reddish tips or others with nearly half the leaf reddish. In the past, Sempervivums were planted on roofs in Europe and it was believed that they had the ability to protect the house from lightning strikes or other attacks…

Spider Plant Problem: The problem might be a drainage issue. If the container has no drainage holes, then root rot is likely to develop as you describe. Most houseplants need excellent drainage. Suggest you switch to a container that has drainage holes or in a pot within a decorative container. If possible to save, be careful not to damage the root system and use a commercial, sterile potting soil that is well-draining. As with most houseplants, spider plants also do best in bright indirect…

Spider Plant Problem: The problem might be a drainage issue. If the container has no drainage holes, then root rot is likely to develop as you describe. Most houseplants need excellent drainage. Suggest you switch to a container that has drainage holes or in a pot within a decorative container. If possible to save, be careful not to damage the root system and use a commercial, sterile potting soil that is well-draining. As with most houseplants, spider plants also do best in bright indirect…

Creeping Jenny (lysimachia nummularia): This is a Creeping Jenny. This perennial is grown as a trailer in hanging baskets and as a ground cover. It is also considered a lawn weed. It grows best in full sun and moist soil. Yellow flowers appear in summer.

Creeping Jenny (lysimachia nummularia): This is a Creeping Jenny. This perennial is grown as a trailer in hanging baskets and as a ground cover. It is also considered a lawn weed. It grows best in full sun and moist soil. Yellow flowers appear in summer.