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Spiral Aloe Care: Growing An Aloe With Spiraling Leaves

Spiral Aloe Care: Growing An Aloe With Spiraling Leaves

By: Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenAttractive and rare, the spiral aloe plant is a worthwhile investment for the serious collector. Finding the stemless plant may be somewhat of a challenge, though.If you’re lucky enough to come across this interesting aloe plant, tips on how to grow spiral aloe will be next on your list.

Spinach Shade Tolerance – Will Spinach Grow In The Shade

Spinach Shade Tolerance – Will Spinach Grow In The Shade

By: Laura MillerIn a perfect world all gardeners would be blessed with garden space that receives full sun. After all, many common garden veggies, like tomatoes and peppers, grow best in sunny areas. What if shadows from trees or buildings block those chlorophyll-absorbing rays though? Are there vegetable plants which have a tolerance for shade?

Acidantera

Acidantera

Acidanthera is a herbaceous perennial plant that is a member of the Iris family. The name acidantera is derived from 2 Greek words, translated as "sharp" and "flower", this is due to the fact that the perianth of this plant has pointed lobes. This genus unites about 40 different species that can be found in natural conditions in the tropics of Africa.

Herb Bundle Bouquet – How To Make An Herbal Bouquet

Herb Bundle Bouquet – How To Make An Herbal Bouquet

By: Laura MillerIt’s easy to think of a bouquet as being made from flowers, but have you ever considered using herbs for bouquets instead? These fragrant plants can be just as aromatic and add a touch of elegance when used as a bridal bouquet or hostess gift. Best of all, you don’t need any flower arranging skills to learn how to make an herbal bouquet.

Found Trellis For Pots: DIY Trellis Ideas For Containers

Found Trellis For Pots: DIY Trellis Ideas For Containers

By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterIf you’re discouraged by lack of growing room, a container trellis will allow you to put those small areas to good use. A container trellis also helps prevent diseases by keeping plants above the damp soil. Spend some time in your local thrift shop, unleash your imagination and you may find the perfect thing for a potted DIY trellis.

Guava Plants: How To Grow And Care For Guava Fruit Trees

Guava Plants: How To Grow And Care For Guava Fruit Trees

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistGuava fruit trees (Psidium guajava) are not a common sight in North America and need a decidedly tropical habitat. In the United States, they are found in Hawaii, the Virgin Islands, Florida and a few sheltered areas in California and Texas. The trees are very frost tender and will succumb to a freeze when young, although adult trees may survive short periods of cold.

Description of grape variety Kishmish radiant, features of planting and cultivation

Description of grape variety Kishmish radiant, features of planting and cultivation

The grape variety Kishmish radiant attracts attention with its delicious and beautiful seedless berries, large bunches and abundant harvest. This variety has many advantages, although there are some drawbacks. However, having familiarized yourself with the peculiarities of planting and care, even a novice winegrower can grow radiant Kishmish.

How To Tell Snowball Bushes Apart: Is It A Snowball Viburnum Bush Or Hydrangea

How To Tell Snowball Bushes Apart: Is It A Snowball Viburnum Bush Or Hydrangea

By: Jackie CarrollThe problem with using common plant names instead of the tongue-twisting Latin names that scientists assign them is that similar-looking plants often wind up with similar names. For instance, the name “snowball bush” can refer to a viburnum or a hydrangea. Find out the difference between viburnum and hydrangea snowball shrubs in this article.

Decorating a summer cottage with decorative beans: simple and original!

Decorating a summer cottage with decorative beans: simple and original!

Planting and caring for decorative curly beans will not take much time, and bright flowers will smell sweet for a long time. The plant climbs on any support, it can decorate a gazebo, a wall of a house, just hide any unsightly structures. In many varieties, the fruits are even edible. Description and characteristics of the plant Most often in our plots you can find decorative beans with purple and bright red flowers.

CARDON, SOW, STITCH, MAINTAIN,

CARDON, SOW, STITCH, MAINTAIN,

Cardoon, back to the kitchen gardens Cardoon is one of those forgotten vegetables that is making a comeback. Indeed, many people are looking for original flavors or "new flavors" and that's good, it contributes to food diversification and often these "old vegetables" often but not always benefit from organic cultivation.

Rules for planting and caring for viburnum

Rules for planting and caring for viburnum

The beautiful viburnum can be found more and more often in gardens, in summer cottages and on city streets. The plant is unpretentious, does not require special care. In addition to decorative qualities, viburnum has many medicinal properties. Features of planting viburnum in autumn Planting and caring for the plant does not require special difficulties and difficulties.

Likhnis

Likhnis

Such a perennial plant as Lychnis (Lychnis) is a representative of the Clove family, but in some cases this genus is included in the Smolevka genus. The scientific name of such a plant comes from the Greek word that translates as "lamp". There is a version that this is due to the fact that lychnis flowers have a very rich color, or with the fact that in ancient times the foliage of one of the species was used as a wick.

Information About Prickly Scorpion's Tail

Information About Prickly Scorpion's Tail

Home › Ornamental Gardens › Ground Cover › Archive for Prickly Scorpion’s TailGet Started What Is A Prickly Scorpion’s Tail: Growing Scorpiurus Muricatus PlantsBy Amy GrantUnique specimens that will have the neighbors talking include Scorpiurus muricatus plants, also known as prickly scorpion?s tail plant.

Nutritional value of vegetables

Nutritional value of vegetables

Eat to your health. Part 1 And a serious illness is cured by good food ... (Folk wisdom) Nature has created everything so that a person does not need anything and never get sick. “Our body is the most perfect instrument in the entire universe,” says renowned American physiotherapist Paul S. Bragg. He argues that biologically, our body has no age limit, and in reality there are no natural reasons, as a result of which a person would age.

Artificial reservoir design

Artificial reservoir design

How ornamental wet gardens are created A pool, a pond, a stream and just water are a welcome place in any garden area. Natural stones, rollers of ground cover plants - an expensive and elegant frame for the sides of reservoirs. The pool can be the only and main object of the garden, the center of a large composition. Plants such as irises, bergenia, nymphs, and moisture-loving roses play an invaluable role in decorating wet areas and corners.

Olive Tree Topiaries – Learn How To Make An Olive Topiary

Olive Tree Topiaries – Learn How To Make An Olive Topiary

By: Teo SpenglerOlive trees are native to the Mediterranean region of Europe. You can also grow them in containers and olive tree topiaries are popular. If you are considering making an olive tree topiary, read on. You’ll find information about pruning an olive tree topiary, including tips on how to make an olive topiary look more natural.

Artistic nativity scenes

Artistic nativity scenes

Artistic nativity scenes During the Christmas period in many places you can find beautiful nativity scenes with attention to the smallest details; very often in fact these real works are exhibited in shopping centers or are exhibited in towns or in real exhibitions, we are obviously talking about artistic nativity scenes, created precisely with the aim of being exhibited.

Can You Grow Houseplants Together – Tips For Growing Companion Houseplants

Can You Grow Houseplants Together – Tips For Growing Companion Houseplants

Houseplants are a necessity for gardeners in cooler climates. Most people simply plant a single houseplant in a pot, but can you grow houseplants together in the same pot? Yes. The key is to combine companion houseplants that suit one another.Can You Grow Houseplants Together in the Same Pot?Absolutely, multiple houseplants can be planted in one container.

Heavenly Bamboo Control – How To Get Rid Of Heavenly Bamboo Bushes

Heavenly Bamboo Control – How To Get Rid Of Heavenly Bamboo Bushes

Heavenly bamboo can be anything but heavenly in the landscape. A more apropos adjective might be dreadful, as in dreading dealing with heavenly bamboo invasiveness because, yes, Nandina, which is also comically known as sacred bamboo, has a tendency over time to encroach the surrounding area. That’s why many gardeners want to learn about heavenly bamboo management.

When to plant the seeds of Levkoe so that the flowers will delight at the beginning of summer?

When to plant the seeds of Levkoe so that the flowers will delight at the beginning of summer?

The dignity of Levkoi is that they can bloom throughout the summer season, therefore they are a welcome decoration of gardens. For this, the plants require an open, sunny place and easy maintenance. As an annual with a long period of development, Levkoi enter the flowering phase only three months after planting.