Cultivation guides help grow healthy foliage!


Welcome to Arkham's Botanical!As time allows we’ll be writing more cultivation guides covering various aspects of growing and otherwise caring for plants of all kinds. For now, we hope these help you to create the garden of your dreams!

Cultivation Guides and Growing Info

General Cultivation Information

How to Smoke Treat Seeds to Improve Germination

Optimum Seed Germination Temperatures

Cactus & Succulent Grow Guides & Info

Grow Cacti from Seed – Enhanced ‘Takeaway Tek’

Grow Cacti from Seed with the ‘Takeaway Tek’

How Do I Care for My Lophophora Cactus?

How Do I Care for My Trichocereus Cactus?

How to Grow Lophophora williamsii from Seed

How to Salvage a Rotten Cactus

Stem Cuts – An Alternative Way to Propagate Trichocereus & Other Cacti

Flower Grow Guides & Info

How to Grow Papaver somniferum from Seed

Grass & Reed Grow Guides & Info

How to Grow Phalaris aquatica

How to Grow Phalaris brachystachys

Herb & Vegetable Grow Guides & Info

How to Grow Chili Peppers (Capsicum) from Cuttings

How to Grow Lactuca virosa (‘Opium Lettuce’) from Seed

How to Grow ‘St John’s Wort’ (Hypericum species)

Optimum Vegetable Seed Germination Temperatures

Shrub & Tree Grow Guides & Info

How to Germinate Acacia Species

How to Grow Anadenanthera colubrina from Seed

How to Grow Avocado (Persea americana) from Stones

How to Grow Desmanthus illinoensis

How to Grow Ephedra from Seed (Ephedra fragilis, Ephedra sinica)

How to Grow Hyoscyamus niger (‘Henbane’)

How to Grow Mimosa hostilis from Seed

How to Grow Phyllodium pulchellum from Seed

How to Grow Sida cordifolia from Seed

How to Root Coleus blumei (syn. Plectranthus scutellarioides)

How to Root Psychotria carthagenensis Leaves

How to Root Psychotria viridis Leaves

How to Root a Salvia Cutting

Climate Zones Info