How To Care For Tower Of Jewels

Flowering Tower Of Jewels (Echium Wildpretii)

Echium wildpretii [EK-ee-um, wild-PRET-ee-eye] is a biennial flowering plant with tall rosettes of leaves and colorful inflorescences.  This Echium plant is native to the Canary Islands, where it thrives in

Learn Chinese Forget Me Not Care and Growing Tips

blue blooms of Chinese forget me not

Cynoglossum amabile [SIGH-no-gloss-um, a-MAH-bih-lee] are charming blue flowers painting the garden in eye-catching color. Cynoglossum is part of the Boraginaceae family along with the Baby blue Eyes flower (Nemophila) and

Learn How To Care For Lithodora Diffusa Plants

blue purple blooms of Lithodora diffusa

Lithodora diffusa [li-tho-do-ra] belongs to the Boraginaceae family of flowering plants and is native to the southwestern regions of Europe including southern Greece, Algeria and Turkey and Northwestern France.  The

How To Grow Pride Of Madeira

Bloom spikes of Echium Candicans - Pride Of Madeira

The conical flower spikes of the Pride of Madeira (Echium candicans) are something straight of a fairy tale.  It’s easy to imagine the subshrubs planted in a magical garden where

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 – Siberian bugloss Nemophila Menziesii –

How To Care For The Forget Me Not Flower

colorful forget me nots plant and flowers

The Forget Me Not flower, by any other name would not be so sweet to gardeners, nor would the other numerous little blue forget me not flowers affectionately given the

How To Grow Virginia Bluebells

The Virginia Bluebells, a spring ephemeral, is one of the most delightful flowers in the early Spring gardens from the family boraginaceae. This genus of low-growing herbaceous perennial plants that’s