Winter Honeysuckle Care Tips

Flowering lonicera fragrantissima (winter honeysuckle)

Lonicera fragrantissima [luh-NIS-er-a, fray-gran-TISS-ih-muh] is a hardy shrub and often grown as a hedge due to its stiff branches.  It’s part of the Caprifoliaceae (honeysuckle) … [Read more]

Celandine Poppy Care Tips

Yellow flowers of the Celandine Poppy

Stylophorum diphyllum [sty-loh-FOR-um, dy-FIL-um] is a wildflower native to Eastern North America, including Ontario and the eastern United States.  It’s part of the Papaveraceae (poppy) … [Read more]

Echium Plant Species Growing And Care

Purple Blooming Echium Plant

The Echium plant [ECH-ee-um] has around 70 different species and subspecies. The flowering plant belongs to the family Boraginaceae which includes: Heliotropium arborescens Brunnera macrophylla – … [Read more]