Tips On Identification And Treatment Of Lawn Fungus

Summary: Lawn fungus identification and treatment causes many homeowners to look for lawn fungus controls and cures for possible lawn diseases using chemicals which may not help because of an … [Read more...]

Epiphyllum Orchid Cactus: Growing Tips And Care

The orchid cactus is a gorgeous group of tree-growing cacti. The Epiphyllum (the botanical name) has broad, flat, leaflike stems scalloped on the edge, strung together by a woody midvein. The … [Read more...]

10 Ways To Get Rid Of Large Tomato Hornworm Caterpillars

Tomato hornworms are a very common caterpillar in North America. These hornworms eat a wide variety of popular veggie plants including members of the Hemlock family, such as: Tomato plants … [Read more...]

Cleome Plant Care: How To Grow The Spider Flower

Many beautiful plants have come to us from the tropical regions of the world. The cleome plant, or spider-flower (not the spider plant chlorophytum comosum), is one of them. Its showy clusters of … [Read more...]

How To Grow And Care For The Datura Plant

The Datura plant is a native to South, Central and North American regions. A large plant typically characterized by pale, grayish-green leaves and white, trumpet-shaped flowers that bloom in the … [Read more...]

Synthetic Grass: Is It a Lawn Option To Consider?

Question: I've been looking at artificial grass to replace my natural grass in our landscape. I live in southern California where water use and restrictions are an ongoing battle. I've noticed … [Read more...]

Mandevilla Vine Care: How To Grow Colorful Mandevilla

There are many varieties of the tropical vine we call the Mandevilla plant, and all are gorgeous and showy. The Mandevilla vine has become a popular spring garden center item over the past few … [Read more...]

Ponytail Palm: How To Care For The Ponytail Plant

The "Ponytail Palm tree" is really not a palm at all. It's a member of the Lilaceae (lily family,) and known by several names. It earned the name "elephant's foot tree" due to its bulbous base, … [Read more...]

Pentas Plant: How To Care For Pentas Flower

The Pentas plant is a proven winner, giving homeowners a blast of color and great flowers to attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Pentas lanceolata, more commonly known as Pentas, and also … [Read more...]

Celosia Plant: How To Care For The Cockscomb Flower

The attractive Celosia plant from the Amaranth family goes by the common names of woolflowers, cockscombs and "Flamingo Feather." An unusual looking annual plant can bloom for up to ten weeks, with … [Read more...]