White Bird of Paradise – Strelitzia Nicolai

When most of us hear of the "Bird of Paradise" we think of the commonly grown orange cut flower Strelitzia reginae not the white Bird of Paradise plant. Strelitzia nicolai - Pronounced: … [Read more...]

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...]

How To Get Rid of Fungus Gnats On House Plants

Summary: Fungus gnats can be a real nuisance in house plants and the home, where they fly all over the place. They enjoy the perfect environment of soil and moisture that indoor plants grow in. Learn … [Read more...]

Clivia Plant: How To Care And Grow Clivia Plants

Question: I have a clivia plant, or kaffir lily, and would like to know something about its culture. Quick Answer: The clivia plant is an easily grown houseplant. It should be potted in rich … [Read more...]

Perennial Salvia Plant: How To Care For The Meadow Sage

The perennial salvia plant, a genus, home to more than 900 species more commonly known as sages. Hummingbirds love to feast around its flowers. Salvia is also a member of the mint family. These … [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...]

Hydrangea Care Guide: How To Grow The Hydrangea Plant

Hydrangeas are easy to grow, beautiful, hardy garden shrubs that add color and texture to your landscape. Available in a wide variety of bloom colors in shades of white, pink, lavender and blue … [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...]

12 Ways To Use Wood Ash In The Home and Garden

Fire is an element that can cause great harm to the environment. However natural wildfires can actually be quite beneficial. Wood ash in gardening holds many nutritious elements for plants. It is … [Read more...]

How To Light The Garden Of The Future: LED Lighting Options

Do you own a patio, a garden, or perhaps another outdoor area that requires adequate or even demands highly creating lighting? Well, it might be the right time for you to consider investing in the … [Read more...]