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360 VR garden and greenhouses tours

360 VR garden and greenhouses tours

Whenever I travel to a new place I always try to visit local botanical garden and to do a blog post about it. So far I've been only taking photos and sharing my impressions in written. From now on I'm really excited to do even Virtual Reality, 360° video tours of tropical gardens and greenhouses. First out is the ...

Grow pineapple at home

Another pineapple movie… or how to grow your own pineapples at home

Pineapple is probably the optimal exotic fruit anyone can grow indoors anywhere. Easy to plant, easy to grow and will produce a juicy, sweet pineapple within about 3 years. Unlike all avocado seeds, which get crucified over a glass of water (at least it's popular to do so here in Sweden) and which will never get into ...

Home jungles stroll

A stroll in home jungles

Follow me on a short 8min video stroll through our home-grown jungles, our tropics at home on a couple of square meters. This is my entire, well almost, "collection" of tropical plants I grow indoors in our flat in Stockholm, Sweden. With plant names. I did the footage in the end of March this year (2017), but I ...

plant time lapse

Taking plant time-lapse

Taking time-lapse of your home plants is a way of bringing their hasteless time scale into our own, human one. We know they are moving. We notice them growing and changing. By taking photos with time intervals, we can make it as clear as seeing our own movements. One of my friends told me that he prefers growing ...

Video update: Growing Plumeria (Frangipani) indoors

A short video update, where besides bragging about my current blooms you can also get some advises on how to deal with different growing habits depending on Plumeria cultivar (long branched vs compact) indoors: pruning, flowering, branching. This is my first exclusively Plumeria related post. I don’t start here ...

Tropical plants growing indoors

Hello world!

”In the beginning was the Word”… or was it the Big Bang? Or is it all the same? This is my Big Bang Word. The start. The beginning. At least as a blogger. Hello world! My name is Alex and I’m an addict. And I’m not here for a cure. I’m here to spill it over on you. I’m addicted to growing tropical plants: large, ...

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