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Abies kawakamii - Formosa-Tanne

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Diese Tanne hat eine schlanke, säulenartige Form. Langsam wachsende Konifere, die, wenn sie älter ist als fünf Jahre, bei guter Verwurzlung einen jährlichen Wachstum um 15 - 25 cm. Unter geeigneten Bedingungen kann die Pflanze eine Höhe 20 - 25 Metern erreichen. Die Farbe der Nadelblätter ist grüngrau. Die 1 - 2 cm langen Nadeln stehen kreisförmig allein an den Sprössen. Die Formosa-Tanne wurde auf eine gegen Kalkboden unempfindliche Unterlage gepfropft, daher ist die veredelte Pflanze im Hinblick auf die chemische Zusammensetzung des Bodens sehr widerstandsfähig. Die Pflanze ist mittelmäßig wasserbedürftig, längere Zeit andauernde Trockenheit, zum Beispiel im Sommer, muss mit Wässerung überbrückt werden. Diese Konifere ist ein bisschen frostempfindlich, ein besonders kalter Winter kann hier zu Frostschäden führen, die dann aber herauswachsen. In erster Linie sollte diese Pflanze einen sonnigen Standort haben, aber sie kann sich auch im Halbschatten entwickeln. 
Das natürliche Verbreitungsgebiet der Formosa-Tanne umfasst die Gebirge Taiwans. Man findet sie dort in Höhenlagen von (2400-)2800 bis 3500(-3800) Metern.
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Pinus greggii - Gregg's pine, Gregg pine, Pino Chino, Pino Garabato, Pino Ocote, Pino Prieto (Spanish)
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Michael Schildwachter Hiking in Vancouver Canada
Michael Schildwachter Hiking safety is essential if you want to enjoy this outdoor activity safely and healthfully. To stay safe when hiking: - Choose a good hiking spot-pack properly-plan your hike-dress safely and healthfully-stay hydrated and well-fed before heading outnumber of - Choose a good hiking spot - pack properly - plan your hike - dress safely and healthfully - stay hydrated and well-fed before heading out Hike Safely!Introduction: Hiking is a popular physical activity for people of all ages and abilities. It's also a great way to clear your mind and build up muscle tone. While hiking, you must constantly be aware of your surroundings to stay safe. This is because hiking involves both moving and sitting still, which makes it difficult to stay healthy while working. Instead, hikers must carefully plan their hikes and dress warmly in cold climates. Michael Schildwachter Vancouver Canada Hiking is a form of outdoor activity that involves walking or running on natural terrain. The most common type of hike involves walking on a trail or in a park, but hikers can also hike off road such as mountains or desert regions if they are off trailwalking or bushwalking . Essentially hik ingl ightens our lifespan , but we have to be careful when we are outdoors; we can hurt ourselves easily if we don't exercise safely . To hike safely, you need to choose a good place to go hiking . Ideally this place has plenty of shade and water since hot temperatures make hikes more physically demanding . Michael Schildwachter The ground should be soft and easy to walk on so you don't harm your feet in the process . Additionally, wearing shoes with good traction will help during your hike . The best way to avoid hiking injuries is by training your muscles before you go out for a walk . This way , you'll be able to walk for long periods of time with minimal risk of injury .
Best Tips for Indoor Plants Placement
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What is the difference between state solar subsidy scheme and national portal solar subsidy?
With the increasing electricity demand comes the problem of insufficient resources to support such usage. This can be especially difficult for low-income families who battle paying high electricity bills every month for basic household needs. To help ease this burden, the government has suggested solar energy as a renewable and more affordable option for electrical power. The growth of solar rooftops in India has been tremendous over the last few years. Residential rooftop solar accounts for roughly 20% of the overall rooftop mark. Residential installations have seen steady growth in the previous few years and have grown by 35% over the last year. The availability of subsidies and increased awareness of solar and its benefit is the primary catalyst for the growth of this sector This blog looks at the different subsidies available to you. Solar subsidies can improve affordability by reducing the cost of installing solar panels. If you’re thinking about installing solar panels, make sure to check out the different offerings that are available to you. State Solar Subsidy: The subsidy is available only for residential solar grid-connected systems (without batteries).  Commercial or industrial sectors are not eligible to avail of this scheme. Each DISCOM has benchmarked the rates at which solar companies can sell solar systems. The amount of subsidy available varies between 20-40% and depends on the system size. Details of the support are as below. System Capacity (kW) Solar Subsidy (in %) Up to 3kW 40% Above 3kW and Up to 10kW 40% up to 3kW 20% thereafter National Portal Solar Subsidy: Under the national portal solar subsidy scheme, the government offers a fixed subsidy depending on the system size you wish to install. The detail of the subsidy is as mentioned below. Solar System Capacity Applicable Subsidy Up to 3kW ₹14,588 per kW Above 3kW and up to 10kW ₹14,588 per kW up to 3kW ₹7,294 per kW thereafter 10kW and above ₹94,822 fixed amount irrespective of system size How to apply online for national portal solar subsidy: Step 1: Download Sandes App & Register Step 2: Login and apply for the Rooftop Solar as per the form Step 3: Wait for the feasibility approval from DISCOM. Once you get the feasibility approval to install the system from any of the registered vendors in your DISCOM Step 4: Once installation is over, submit the plant details and apply for a net meter Step 5: After installation of the net meter and inspection by DISCOM, they will generate a commissioning certificate from the portal Step 6: Once you get the commissioning report submit bank account details and a canceled cheque through the portal. The subsidy will come to your account within 30 working days Difference between the national subsidy scheme & State scheme Under State Scheme, the customer pays only the post-subsidy price to the solar company (Total Price — Subsidy amount). The solar company claims the subsidy amount from the government post-installation. In National Portal Scheme, customers apply for solar subsidies through National Portal. The subsidy amount is transferred to their bank account within 30 days of solar system commissioning. The customer will initially pay the entire amount to the solar company. Adopting solar energy for your home does not have to be a complicated process — Freyr Energy is here to help make it as easy as possible. We take care of all necessary documentation and approval processes, whether central or state subsidy. We hope it has been a worthwhile read, and if you have any other questions or concerns about state and national solar subsidies, please get in touch with us anytime at sales@freyrenergy.com.
Ways to Keep Your Garden Healthy
The onset of plant disease is one of the most puzzling events that can occur in your garden Plant. How did it take place? Will it grow more? Will every plant I have to die? How do I remove it? The health triangle is a concept that is important to understanding disease prevention (see drawing, right). Three events must occur simultaneously for the disease to occur. You have a plant that can get sick (the host), a pathogen that can infect the plant (like a fungus, bacteria, or virus), and environmental factors (such as humidity or drought) that encourage the sickness. Cancer cannot exist without any of those factors, so removing even one of them is important for prevention. The best protection against disease is a good offense, so consider this before you wait for a problem to develop in your garden. Here are some tips for keeping your plants healthy and removing at least one-half of the disease triangle. 1. Examine plants carefully before purchasing Avoiding the introduction of disease at its source is the best strategy to reduce its impact on your garden. No one wants the added benefit of getting a disease from a new plant. Understanding what a healthy plant must look like is one of the hardest things to learn, making it more challenging to determine whether the plant you want is sick. A few books, journals, and catalogs that display images of healthy samples are a wonderful idea to gather. Avoid taking home a plant that has insects, rotten stems, or dead patches. Once established, these problems can easily spread to your plants and are sometimes difficult to remove. Always check the plant's roots in contrast to the crowns for quality. Although it ought to be common, one does not frequently see consumers doing this in a garden center. Put the plant stem in your fingers and place your palm on the earth. Shake the plant loose by gently turning the pot upside down. To remove the roots from the pot, you may need to tap the pot's edge on a hard surface. The root ball must have firm, often white, evenly spaced roots. Roots that are very dark or mushy are not a good sign. It won't be long before a plant with a rotting root system dies, even if the tops seem healthy. 2. Use fully composted yard waste A compost pile contains a variety of things that degrade at various rates. Other materials may not have rotted sufficiently to be put in the garden. Completing the composting process completely generates high temperatures that last for a long time and truly remove any germs present in the material. Infected plant debris that has not undergone this process may likely propagate diseases in your yard. Avoid putting yard waste as mulch near delicate plants, and do not add infectious materials or debris to your compost pile if you are unsure of the health of the pile. 3. Keep an eye on your bugs Damage from insects to plants goes well beyond simple economics. Bug damage creates the opening that viruses and bacteria frequently need to infect a plant. By moving viruses from one plant to the next, these insects actually serve as carriers for viruses. Trips also carry the impatiens dry spot virus, which has been a significant issue for growers over the past ten years. Aphids are one of the virus' most frequent carriers. Aster yellows (photo on the right) affect a large variety of host plants and are spread by leafhoppers. Another factor that might stress out a plant and impair its ability to resist disease is insect infestation. 4. Clean up in the fall Even if you live in a climate with mild temperatures, it is always better to clean up the garden in the fall. This is not only a wonderful approach to preventing sickness, but it's also a good strategy to manage diseases that are currently present in your garden. On dead leaves and other debris, diseases can overwinter and then attack new leaves when they grow in the spring. If the old leaves are removed each fall, diseases like lily leaf spots, daylily green streaks, and black spots on roses can be greatly diminished. If you left stems and foliage to add interest in the winter, make sure to get rid of them before springtime new growth begins. 5. Use the right fertilizer It's important to use care while fertilizing plants because too much fertilizer can burn the roots and reduce the plant's ability to absorb water. As a result, hunger, cold, and heat stress on the plants are increased. A larger plant can fend off illnesses, whereas nutrient-starved plants are smaller and are more subject to leaf spots. Another way to stress out a plant is to have too much of a certain nutrient. Your local extension office may do a soil test to provide you with accurate data on the nutrient levels in your soil. Without it, you would likely have to rely on guesswork when feeding your plants, which could lead to too much of one vitamin or too little of another. 6. Plant disease-resistant types Plants that are disease-resistant are ones that could contract a particular disease but will resist it rather than die from it. For instance, certain tomato types are designated as "VFN resistant," meaning they are resistant to nematodes, Verticillium, and Fusarium. Because disease resistance is rarely found on plant tags, you will most likely be disappointed if you start hunting for these codes on flowers. This does not suggest that all flower varieties have disease resistance. Many rose growers offer plants that are impervious to maladies like black spots and powdery mildew. You can get assistance in identifying which types of various plants are the best or most hardy from nursery workers and other gardeners. Reference books and guides may also include a list of cancerous plant cultivars and species. 7. If needed, remove damaged limbs It is best to trim trees and shrubs in the late winter as compared to the spring. Infected limbs can spread illness over the winter, which will allow it to grow while the plant is dormant. Pruning in the late winter prevents the disease from spreading into new growth. Because although late-winter rains can result in more damage, it is still better to remove a damaged limb now rather than wait until spring to do so. Always make clean, quick cuts with sharp instruments, and make sure you only remove healthy, living tissue. 8. Water properly It's a good idea to water your garden, but since many diseases require water as much as plants do, how you go about it matters a lot. Water is required for many diseases in the soil and air to travel, grow, and reproduce. Select watering techniques that limit moisture on a plant's leaf to prevent giving these diseases the habitat they love. This is done using sponge hoses and drip irrigation. Hold the foliage out of the way when you water the roots if you are watering by hand. The least desired option is overhead spraying, as the most common leaf issues are made worse by wet leaves. However, if you go with this method, water the leaves when they are about to dry out quickly, but the roots still have time to soak up the water before it evaporates. 9. Don’t crowd plants Carefully consider the distance between transplants and monitor the spread of existing plants. Because crowded plants make their own humidity, diseases like downy mildew, rust, and downy mildew can grow. This high relative humidity can be lowered by increasing airflow around your plants, which also speeds up the drying of the leaf. Plants grown too close to one another compete with one another for light, water, and nutrients, which results in poor growth. These vulnerable plants are more easily attacked. When plants are close to one another, it is more probable that an infected leaf may come into contact with a normal one, a second way that diseases can spread. Trim off crowded, damaged, or old stalks on plants like Phlox paniculata that are prone to powdery mildew to reduce the risk of illness. When your plants require it, you should divide them or rearrange them.
Abies numidica
The total extent of occurrence (EOO) of forests containing Abies numidica is estimated to be less than 30 km2. The actual area of occupancy (AOO) is estimated to be less than 1 km² (8 km2using standard IUCN methodology). Even though the area is protected by a National Park, there has been a continual loss in EOO, AOO and a decline in the quality of habitat as a result of forest fires, collection of firewood and grazing. This species is therefore listed as Critically Endangered. Located on Mt. Babor and Mt. Tababort, in the Djebel Babor Mountains which forms part of the Petite Kabylie Mountain range which runs parallel to the Mediterranean coast. Most reports give the EOO of the Babor forest asca.23.67 km² in which Abies numidica has an EOO of 2.5 km². However a specially commissioned study of the forests (Technoexportstroy 1970)) gives the overall forest as 27.3938 km² and theAbiescomponent as low as 0.8188 km² . The actual AOO is not known but is assumed to be less than 1 km² A single population with a very restricted range. Knowledge of the population is very poor due to the fact that access to the area is highly restricted because of security problems. Occurs in humid montane mixed forests on north- and east-facing steep calcareous slopes. The climate is particularly humid and cold, with annual precipitation of 2,500 mm, much of which falls as snow during the winter. The summers are dry and typical of a Mediterranean climate with an average of 18°C and a winter minimum of -1°C, with extreme frosts of between -8 to -10°C (Gharzouli, 2007); however the northern slopes tend to be wetter due to their proximity to the coast. The annual rainfall is between 1,500-2,000 mm. Abies numidica has an altitudinal range of between 1,850-2,000 m. Typically they cover the mountain summits where they occur as pure stands (rare) or are co-dominant withCedrus atlantica, Quercus faginea, Acer obtusatum, Populus tremula,Sorbus aria andS. torminali swith the occasional tree ofTaxus baccata. Abies numidica is threatened by a combination of factors including fire, fuel-wood collection and grazing by herds of cattle and goats in the summer. It appears that the young saplings are unable to establish due to a combination of dense under-storey and deep winter snow. The threats to the forest and endemic species are presumed to be ongoing, although the difficulties of access to the site (especially in winter) afford some degree of protection.
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My Upcoming trek to Annapurna region
In Nepal, there are several options for trekking and helicopter tours. You have the option of taking an Everest helicopter tour or a trek to the base camp. You can go on an Annapurna base camp trek or an Annapurna helicopter tour if you wish to experience the Annapurna region. If you only have a short amount of time, you can also take an Everest Helicopter tour or an Annapurna Helicopter Tour, which are both convenient and simple ways to see the Himalayas. I previously completed the Everest Base Camp Trek; therefore, for my upcoming trip, I will be doing the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. My first trip was a solo trek to Everest Base Camp, which was both terrifying and exhilarating. After finishing my adventure, I came to the conclusion that the hardest part was really starting it. The rest of the journey is much simpler once you've completed it. My first trip gave me the courage I needed to face my phobia. I, therefore, intend to embark on a new journey. My next destination will be the Annapurna Base Camp since, as I've always said, ascending mountains has always been a dream of mine. On the Nepal Trek Adventures website and other websites, I did a lot of research on the trek. I'm excited to try it after reading about it. Things that I learned about the Annapurna base camp trek are mentioned below. 1. The Annapurna Base Camp Trek is popular with a variety of outdoor enthusiasts, from female solo travelers to hikers traveling to Nepal in groups. It offers views of breathtakingly stunning high peaks. 2. The trek takes about 10 days to complete. 3. On the way to the camp, you'll have the opportunity to witness a number of waterfalls, charming towns of their own sort, terraced farmlands, rhododendron forests, and breathtaking panoramic views of mountains, which will leave you feeling refreshed forever. 4. You will experience the breathtaking sight of mountains like Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri, and Annapurna all at once. 5. Chance to observe the huge Annapurna Conservation Area In addition, I learned about the equipment needed for the trek, the lodging, and food we will receive while on the trek, the essential paperwork that must be carried, the challenges of the trek, altitude sickness and how to prevent it, and many other things. It's important to have a basic understanding of the area you'll be visiting. It helps in your preparation both mentally and physically. Although I'll be completing this journey with a friend this time, getting to know the area won't hurt us. I haven't given it much thought since I suggested the trek to the previous company, and they all approved of it. My first trip was fantastic, and this time I'll take a few extra days so I can see some of the tourist attractions as well. We will start our trek to the Annapurna base camp after finishing the Kathmandu-Pokhara city tour.
Exploring Renewable Energy Solutions for a Brighter Future
Renewable energy is a type of energy that comes from natural resources—such as the sun, wind, water and geothermal heat—that are constantly replenished. This makes renewable energy a more sustainable choice than traditional energy sources, which rely on finite resources like fossil fuels. Renewable energy is an important part of our efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change. It also has a number of other benefits, including reducing our dependence on foreign oil, creating jobs and boosting local economies. Benefits of Renewable Energy There are several benefits of renewable energy. Some of the most notable are that it's sustainable, it doesn't produce emissions, and it's cost-effective in the long run. Renewable energy is sustainable because it comes from natural sources that can be replenished. This means that it won't run out, like some fossil fuels have a tendency to do. Renewables also produce zero emissions, meaning they don't contribute to climate change or air pollution. And compared to traditional forms of energy generation, renewables are actually more cost-effective in the long run. That's because they don't require costly infrastructure upgrades or maintenance, and they're naturally decentralized so there's no need for large-scale transmission systems. The Different Types of Renewable Energy Sources Now that we've talked about the importance of renewable energy, let's take a look at the different types of renewable energy sources. There are many types of renewable energy sources, but the most popular ones are solar, wind, and water. Solar energy is the conversion of sunlight into electricity, wind energy is the use of wind turbines to generate electricity, and water energy is the use of water to turn turbines and create electricity. Each of these renewable energy sources has its own unique set of benefits and drawbacks. For example, solar energy is a great option for homeowners because it doesn't require any wiring or special equipment. However, solar panels can be expensive to install, and they can only be used in sunny areas. Wind energy is a great option for people who live in rural areas because it doesn't require any land or water. However, wind turbines can be noisy and unsightly. Water energy is a great option for locations that have access to a lot of water. However, it can be expensive to build hydroelectric dams and reservoirs. New Technologies and Solutions for the Future One of the biggest areas in renewable energy solutions and technology for the future is artificial intelligence. AI is being used and further developed to help with increasing efficiency and performance as well as reduce costs associated with renewable energy sources. AI has been used in wind farms to make sure the turbines are operating efficiently, or in solar plants to make sure that the solar panels are producing at their maximum capacity. It is also being used to predict weather patterns and adjust systems accordingly to maximize energy production. Furthermore, machine learning algorithms are being used to create an autonomous grid, which takes care of energy production, storage, distribution and consumption in a more efficient manner than traditional methods. Finally, AI is being used for predictive maintenance for monitoring various parts of an energy system in order to reduce downtime due to unforeseen issues. These technologies are exciting possibilities that could drastically improve the efficiency of renewable energy solutions and help us move towards a brighter future. Policies and Initiatives for a Cleaner Future Since many people are unaware of how they can get involved with clean energy solutions, government initiatives are important for pushing forward a renewable future. Countries all over the world are making great strides in developing policies to encourage the use of renewable energy sources. Policies like green tax incentives, renewable energy investment programs, and government subsidies for solar panels are all helping make renewable sources more accessible and economically viable. These initiatives are helping make electricity from solar, wind and other non-polluting sources available to more people than ever before. On top of that, sustainability partnerships between governments and private entities have created pathways for sustainable development across the world. For example, The Green Investment Bank in the UK was founded to help fund clean energy projects. Through initiatives like this one, governments around the world have shown that they have a real commitment to advancing renewable energy solutions—a commitment that promises to create a better future for all of us. Conclusion The takeaway is that we need to be looking for renewable future energy solutions to help preserve our planet for future generations. It’s not going to be easy, but it’s something we have to do. We can’t keep relying on fossil fuels and hope that things will somehow work out – they won’t. We have to be proactive and find alternative sources of energy that are sustainable and won’t damage the environment. It’s not going to be easy, but it’s something we have to do.