Silver Squill Care: All About Growing Ledebouria Socialis

Attractive foliage of the Silver Squill (Ledebouria Socialis)

Silver Squill or Ledebouria Socialis [Le-de-BOR-ree-a So-KEE-ah-liss] plants are geophytic succulents from the subfamily of Hyacinthaceae. This species of perennial bulbous plants are native to the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa.

When Should You Cut Back Tiger Lilies?

Tiger Lily flower on a background of blue sky

Cutting back and pruning Tiger lilies annually helps preserve their longevity and appearance.  The Tiger lily is a lovely plant for sprucing up any garden or home. The first-time gardener

Amazon Lily Plant: How To Care For The Eucharis Lily

Amazon lily flower [Eucharis Lily]

The Amazon Lily plant, whiter than snow outside the greenhouse window are the five petals of the “eucharist lily” the Eucharis grandiflora [YOU-kar-is gran-di-FLO-ra]. Lovely, too, is its chartreuse lined perianth-cup, with

Try Summer Bulbs For Sure Fire Results

Pink blooms of the Tigridia Flower

A number of summer flowering bulbs have been available for years but too few of us grow them. They have many distinct uses but especially are they useful to those

Caring For Trout Lily [Erythronium]

Erythronium Trout Lily flowers

Erythronium [Er-ih-THROH-nee-um] is a genus of spring-flowering plants belonging to the Liliaceae family, closely linked to tulips.  There are around 20 to 30 different species of this plant type, which

Corydalis Lutea: How To Grow and Care For Yellow Corydalis

Flowering Yellow blooms of Corydalis Lutea

Pseudofumaria lutea [syn. Corydalis lutea (kore-ID-uh-liss, LOO-tee-uh)] is a short-lived perennial belonging to the poppy family, Papaveraceae and previously known sub-family Fumariaceae.  Native to the Alps of Italy and Switzerland, the plant has now been naturalized

Tricyrtis Care: Learn Tips On Growing The Toad Lily

exotic orchid like Tricytis lily (toad lily)

Tricyrtis [try-SER-tis] is a shadow-loving plant from the Liliaceae family. The Greek name, Tricyrtis, means three-humped, referring to the 3 swollen nectaries under the tepals.  These exotic-looking herbaceous perennials are celebrated

Camassia Plant Care: Tips On Growing The Camas Lily

Beautiful flowers of the Camassia Plant aka Camas Lily

The Camassia [Kuh-MAS-ee-uh] genus belongs to the Asparagus family. These spring-blooming native plants call the Pacific Northwest of the United States and British Columbia, Canada home. The cut flowers are favorites

Voodoo Lily Care: Tips On Growing The Voodoo Plant

The Voodoo lily (Sauromatum) is an interesting plant native to tropical regions, including parts of Africa and Asia. Sauromatum venosum, is known for its unique appearance and the unpleasant odor produced