How To Prune Knockout Roses – [5 Video Tips]

Do you know how to prune knockout roses? The family of Knockout® roses is one of the hottest plants to hit the market in the last few years. The Knock-out rose like others enjoy the rose … [Read more...]

Crinum Lily Bulbs: How To Care For Crinum Lilies

Crinum lily bulbs... they're exotic, fragrant, and exciting "bell shaped" flowers, that come with a lovely scent and are related to the Amaryllis plant. From the Greek the name Crinum simply … [Read more...]

How To Make Hydrangeas Turn Blue

The blue color, it's a color many homeowners want to have in their landscape. One plant we see in the garden to bring on the color blue comes from the plant Hydrangea. Hydrangeas are native to … [Read more...]

16 Home Remedies: How To Get Rid Of Poison Ivy Rash

When you have been in contact with poison ivy, oak, sumac or any plant containing the toxic, urushiol oil, you are sure to suffer the consequences. Typically, these consist of itchy skin and red rash … [Read more...]

Growing Clerodendrum: How To Care For The Bleeding Heart Vine

Plants grown for the spring market have changed over the past few years. We use to see just the usual foliage mix. Now, there isn't just foliage but color. Color is not limited to only hibiscus … [Read more...]

How To Grow Coleus As A Tree: Step By Step

I always like to see plants commonly grown in one form, growing in a different way or style. Colorful, butterfly attracting Lantana plants and growing hibiscus trees into standards instead of a … [Read more...]

Angel Trumpet: How To Grow And Care For Brugmansia

The Brugmansia (aka Angel's Trumpet) is a semi-tropical flowering shrub that can be grown as either a bush or a tree. They are woody plants with large, fragrant pendulous … [Read more...]

Elephant Ears Plant: How To Grow The Colocasia

You've seen them! The elephant ears plant - colocasia with it's spectacular, giant leaves adding a tropical feel to any landscape. Learn all about growing them, their needs, pest issues and how … [Read more...]

Nandina Domestica Plant – The Heavenly Bamboo

When used correctly, the Heavenly Bamboo Nandina domestica is a garden shrub to be treasured the whole length of the West Coast and beyond. Though unrelated to the bamboo species, it may be put to … [Read more...]

Agave Plants: Growing, Care And Use In the Landscape and Indoors

The Agave Plant is a group of over 200 species, all hailing from the desert (or near-desert) regions of South, Central, North America and the Caribbean. These large, tough, cactus-like plants are … [Read more...]