Diascia, family Scrophulariaceae: Low growing half hardy annuals or half hardy perennials. They bloom in the summer with pink flowers atop 25 cm long stems and their size makes them ideal for in rock gardens or for use in a border. One of the common names for Diascia is Twinspur.
How to Grow Ginger - Studies say ginger’s peak flavor arrives at 265 days, And if you start the ginger inside in late winter, that one root can produce four times that amount by fall! (Which I AM!) But you’ll only get this long growing season by starting your ginger indoors as a houseplant early in the year and then transplanting it in your garden in late spring, once the weather’s warmed.
hyacinth bean vine...grows so fast and is so showy/FRAGRANT-Will help to lure Butterflies and Hummingbirds to your habitat. Plant with Moonflower Vine which is also fragrant! May grow up to 20 Ft. high. Perfect planted by a birdbath on a trellis.
Pineapple Plants from Pineapple Tops The Good: Easy – sprouting your own pineapple is about as easy as it gets Is a great learning opportunity for the kids The Bad: Takes 2-3 years for a mature fruit to grow You typically only get one pineapple per plant Plants must be kept indoors if you live in a climate that has a cold winter