Dusty Miller Plant: How To Grow and Care For Senecio Cineraria

What is the dusty miller plant? The botanical name Senecio cineraria, the plant originates from the arid regions of the Mediterranean. It is also known as silver ragwort or jacobaea … [Read more...]

Root Rot: How To Care For Plants With Rotting Roots

If you grow plants, ornamental trees, shrubs, vegetables and houseplants, you'll likely encounter: powdery mildew, blossom-end rot, leaf infection, wilting and somewhere down the line root rot. This … [Read more...]

How To Remove Iron Stains From Concrete In The Garden

Have you ever tried to remove iron stains from concrete? Iron stains can make a beautiful garden pathway look very unattractive. Concrete is porous, making iron stains easy to penetrate the … [Read more...]

Meyer Lemon Tree Care: How To Grow Meyers Lemon

The Meyer Lemon Tree, is believed to be the result of a cross between an orange and a lemon tree. This sun-loving tree with attractive green foliage, self-pollinates. It produces delicious tangy … [Read more...]

Crotons – Colorful Plants for Indoors Use

Question: We had many a croton plant growing outdoors in Florida when I was growing up and I remember them being so colorful. Can crotons be grown indoors and bring all their vibrant color inside? … [Read more...]

Transplant Shock: 10 Ways To Minimize Transplanting Shock

The fun of growing vegetables, flowers, shrubs and trees from seeds and cuttings is so rewarding. But, transplant shock loss can take all the fun out when plants don't show the same vigor. Plants … [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 flowers. When people first … [Read more...]

12 Companion Plants To Grow With Your Tomatoes

Some people believe in tomato companion plants and others think it is some old wives tale. Growing friendly plants together is said to help growth, produce more flavor and protect fruits and … [Read more...]

How To Grow And Care For The Bleeding Heart Plant

The Bleeding Heart Plant, also known as Lamprocapnos spectabilis. It has delightful, heart shaped shade flowers measuring about an inch in size, displayed in rows of stems which proudly arch above … [Read more...]

Golden Shrimp Plant: How To Care For Pachystachys Lutea

The Golden Shrimp Plant whose botanical name is Pachystachys lutea is an upright tropical evergreen shrub that attains a mature height of 36 to 48 inches. Its showy, orange, gold, or yellow flowers … [Read more...]