Jasmine Plant: How To Grow And Care For Jasminum Polyanthus

Jasmine (Jasminum polyanthus) is a tropical plant that hails from China where it grows wild without a care. It has become popular in the United States as a container plant for a sheltered … [Read more...]

Cyclamen Plant Care: How To Care For Cyclamen Plants

The cyclamen plant is a lovely perennial tuber from the Primulacaea family, native to Mediterranean countries such as the Greek Islands, Turkey and some parts in Europe. The name “Cyclamen” comes … [Read more...]

Complete Fertilizer: How To Choose The Right Fertilizer

Summary: A complete fertilizer or plant food - organic or inorganic - is one very key "item" for success in the lawn, with landscape plants, in your garden, and with your houseplants. With a little … [Read more...]

Growing Gaura: How To Care For The Gaura Plant

Gaura is a native of Mexico and Texas, and its Spanish name translates as "superb". It is an attractive, drought-resistant shrub that does well in a sunny setting with light, well-drained soil. In … [Read more...]

Marigold Flowers: How To Grow And Care For Marigolds

The Marigold, a cheerful and easy plant to grow, and the first choice among those who want a bright and splendid natural display for their homes! This annual plant flowers with radiant sprays of … [Read more...]

Cordyline: How To Grow and Care For The Hawaiian Ti Plant

Want color in the landscape? Cordyline (Cordyline fruticosa) adds color to the landscape around your house whether planted inside growing as houseplants or outside in the garden. It has about 27 … [Read more...]

How To Make A Bromeliad Garden For Long Lasting Color Indoors Year Round

Whether you own a small apartment and have a few plants around, or you have a gigantic house with a large array of plants, you probably want to keep the plants healthy and vibrant with … [Read more...]

10 Ways You Can Use Ornamental Grasses In The Landscape

Ornamental grass makes for very useful additions to any landscape setting. It is equally good for use in sprawling estates and small "postage stamp" yards. The many different varieties of … [Read more...]

Keep Your Pets Safe With These Pet Friendly Weed Killers!

You want to take care of your lawn, and you want to take care of your pets. There are lots of weed killers available to keep your garden and lawn weed free, but many of them are not safe for use … [Read more...]

Using Epsom Salts To Help Overcome Transplant Shock

Transplant shock is typical when moving plants from a small container to a bigger one, from the greenhouse to the outdoors or transplanting into the garden for plants to wilt. Epsom salts come … [Read more...]