Versatile Majesty Palms We love to use inexpensive Majesty palms everywhere -- in rooms that need a little life and on patios and porches. It makes a gorgeous “thriller” plant in a big outdoor container -- with showy Tropic Escape mandevilla and hibiscus surrounding its base. Botanic name: Ravenea rivularis Care tip: Majesty palms like moist soil, but don’t allow them to dry out or sit in water.
22 Insanely Cool Conversation-Piece Plants For Your Garden
The Blue Honeywort | 22 Insanely Cool Conversation-Piece Plants For Your Garden, “Fast-growing, tough, hardy, and easy to grow from seed.” They also yield the prettiest combination of blue leaves and purple flowers. Get the seeds here.
I always like to see plants commonly grown in one form, grown in a completely different way or style. One example, lantana and hibiscus grown as a tree or as they are called – “standard.” There is one plant variety I plan on playing around with this year and that is growing the common colorful …