How to improve on ham-and-cheese quiche? Bake it in an uber-crispy hash brown crust for the perfect breakfast dish for a crowd.
Propagating lavender is fun and easy. Follow these detailed step-by-step instructions to learn exactly how to propagate lavender plants from cuttings.
How to grow Mango tree, Growing Mango tree in a pot, Mango plant care, harvesting, and pests problem. Mango tree grows in hot temperatures.
Apples are an excellent fruit to plant since they have so many culinary uses, and most people enjoy eating this fruit on a daily basis. Planting a fruit tree is a long-term investment, so care should be taken to select a suitable variety and to be sure the site you have chosen can support the …
Hyacinth flowers also have a sweet, pleasing fragrance – which is completely lacking in many other bulb flowers. Learn more in this article on growing Hyacinth.
Cosmos are among the most productive annual cut flowers and easy to grow, perfect for beginning gardeners. Seed can be started indoors or direct sown.
Learn how to grow low-maintenance zinnias and add a long-lasting pop of color to your garden during even the hottest months of the year.
If you’re looking for a tough plant to keep right on blooming despite the heat of the summer, try gomphrena in your garden. This is one tough plant that likes really high temperatures. Sometimes called globe amaranth, legend has it that the original planting was at the gates of Hades.
The name firebush doesn?t just describe this plant?s gorgeous, flame-colored flowers; it also describes how well the large shrub tolerates intense heat and sun. Growing a firebush is easy if you know what conditions it needs to thrive. This article can help with that.
Thryallis Plant (Galphimia Glauca) small perennial evergreen shrub, attracts pollinators, drought-tolerant, fast-growing. [DETAILS]
by Matt Gibson Every wanted to grow a venus flytrap? Venus flytraps are the most widely known and widely grown carnivorous plant. Flytraps and all other carnivorous plants are native to bogs and are the result of natural adaptations caused by a humid environment with poor soil conditions. Carnivorous plants couldn’t depend on the soil […]
Double blooms look great in mass plantings, informal hedges and rustic-chic bouquets. Then the leaves turn red to match other fall colors in the garden.
Grow beautiful plumeria anywhere! Continue reading for everything you need to know to grow this stunning plant anywhere, even in cold climates!
If you’re not growing ranunculus in your garden, you might consider giving it a go. These gorgeous bloomers have a rose-like appearance with layers of thin petals, straight stems, and frilly foliage. And the color range!
Growing saffron is surprisingly easy, and saffron readily grows in zones 6 and above without
Comfrey what is it & why you should grow it! Thousands of years ago, comfrey was an important part of any herb garden.
Bee balm, of the genus Monarda, can grow as tall as three feet and has low maintenance needs. Bee balm’s tubular flowers have varied colors. The wild variety has hues ranging from light purple, crimson, pink, lavender, and lilac. The crossbreeds and cultivars, which are diminutive compared to the wild bee balm, have colors of…Read more →
Flowering just 3 months after planting, anemone bulbs bloom abundantly throughout the spring. The blooms are a favorite with floral designers and brides.
Learn the history of fragrant gardenias and how to successfully care for your own.
Jasminum sambac is a group of fragrant perennial shrubs with origins in Southeast Asia. This is the much storied jasmine that is used to make jasmine tea and the essential oil is used to scent perfumes. This evergreen everblooming shrub requires a tropical culture with rich soil and does best in USDA zones 9 - 11. The plants are compact and grow slowly to a height of 4 - 6 ft. (1.2 - 1.8 m). The cream colored rose-like flowers are almost 2" (5 cm) in diameter and are deeply fragrant. …
Wisteria vines in bloom are breathtaking! this flower also smells really good. Learn everything about how to grow Wisteria in your own garden.
Proven Winners - Mojave® Pink - Purslane - Portulaca umbraticola pink plant details, information and resources.
Cotyledon pendens (Cliff Cotyledon) is a much-branched, succulent shrublet with dense, curtain-forming, hanging stems that grow up to 2...