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Create Your Own Shangri-la With Bird of Paradise Plants
Quintessentially tropical, this broad-leaved beauty can transform bland interiors in the batting of a frond
"banana plant (it is a cousin), you won't find any bananas growing, but if you're lucky... if your plant is truly happy) after three to five years you may just find some gorgeous... and high light is that in low light the soil should be very slightly damp, while in... for a plant to grow is to insert a large, upside down bowl in the bottom of another... mount the plant on it. In doing so, one needs to be careful not to expose the inner..."
Get a Cool Garden Look With Gray and Blue Plants
Looking for plants that calm with color in the heat of summer? Look no further than these 14 soothing beauties
"g for plants that calm with color in the heat of summer? Look no further than these... and gray plants can recede to make way for bolder, brighter hues. But on their own,... grow 14 plants that calm with color.... have to plant more- one plant is not an adequate salad bar for multiple "cows"! My... fixing plant. Both of these plants look beautiful when cut and added into an arrangement... native plant. Plants Spurge (Euphorbia myrsinites) is considered a noxious weed..."
Great Design Plant: Alphonse Karr Bamboo
Bamboo gets a bad rap in the garden, but this clumping variety creates an exotic landscape look with less aggressiveness
"of the plant, bamboo in reality can prove to be one of the most versatile and applicable... design plants. Alphonse Karr Bamboo (Bambusa multiplex 'Alphonse Karr') is one such... dense planting... Hi I recently planted 5 pots of Alphonso karr clumping bamboo into... about planting this. I learned the hard way. I recommend burying some large diameter... first to plant the bamboo inside of. It can look natural that way, but it will remain..."
Spring Planting: Wonderful Wisteria
"young plants will be showing up in nurseries in March. Plant as soon as your ground... alien plants in a number of states, see: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=WIFL... original plant. Don't plant it anywhere near the house or other trees. It will take... time to plant wisteria. Fall is a great time to plant, mikhan; it gives roots time... I can plant beautiful things. What a great IdeaBook. I love what you're doing with..."
Great Design Plant: Donkey Spurge
Yes, there's the awful name, plus the sap issue. But this plant's foliage and flowers bring something special to Eastern U.S. gardens
"But this plant's foliage and flowers bring something special to Eastern U.S. gardens... but the plant is quite pretty in its own quirky way. It is a wonderful gray-green... wonderful plant that has been saddled with such an awful name and try to give a little... When the plant is broken, its milky white sap can cause a rash somewhat akin to poison... in rare plant conservation in Colorado, and this plant (along with some of its cousins..."
11 Perfect Plants for a Moonlit Garden — in Pots
Create an alluring after-dark aura on a patio or deck with container plants that glow white under the stars
"container plants that glow white under the stars... potted plants. The best thing about the potted plants are that you can keep them in... favorite plant of all for a moon garden is the moonflower vine that opens large while... Do the light colored Brunneras turn darker green in deeper shade? Vita Sackville-West... night plant is the night-blooming jasmine Cestrum nocturnum. Its white flowers are... other plants My favorite is Evening Scented Stock (Matthiola Bicornis). The color..."
5 Berry-licious Shrubs to Plant Now for Winter Interest
Showy color during snow season? You bet. These shrubs will wake up a garden with colorful berries when other plants are asleep
"a pest plant in VIrginia! On all Native Plant Society "Do Not Plant" lists. I've never... reluctant to plant either because of their nature to spread. I once read to plant things... be the lighting of that photo. Very possible. It wouldn't be first time to have a... a light mess up a photo..I know I had my frustrations with that:) I have a pink snowberry... other plantings. Usually the native species are better. I can tell you that the..."
Great Design Plant: Beavertail Prickly Pear Wows With Color
The dazzling magenta flowers of this cactus will snag your heart — just beware the bristles that can stick in your skin
"landscape to plant this lovely cactus.... varies from plant to plant, from medium pink to glowing magenta. If possible, pick your... your plants while they are blooming, or get pads from a plant you are familiar with... large plant, so I tried to make the prickly pear jellies that are found in many arid... burn the plant to be rid of it! The Glochids must be burned off, preferably on the outdoor... ear and plant directly in the ground as mentioned earlier and they will grow and grow..."
Great Design Plant: Purple Fountain Grass
"but this plant is an expensive plant to get from the plant shop but i love this plant... violet plant called planted with the Purple Grass and Lime Green Sweet Potato. It... as an indoor plant and it is the talking point Have used purple fountain grasses... places to plant it. Looks great contrasting with limes and pinks. Beautiful grasses,... British plant nurseries. An alternative to P setaceum is P alopecuroides 'Hameln'..."
Go Tropical the Easy Way With Bromeliads
Months of blooms and a tolerance for low light make tropical bromeliads ideal as gifts, indoor centerpieces and outdoor eye catchers
"for low light make tropical bromeliads ideal as gifts, indoor centerpieces and outdoor... tropical plants that can make a stunning centerpiece for your table or a sophisticated... These plants are praised for their ability to readily adapt to the unfavorable growing... their low light needs and drought tolerance. So it's no surprise that they've become... cups of indoor bromeliads at all, because it will rot the plant. Outdoors, the air..."
8 Ways to Rev Up Your Garden Color With More Than Just Plants
Bring energy and excitement to your outdoor space by going bold with color, from small touches to big changes
"vibrant plant palette. Envision throwing a rockin' party in your yard (for adults... Great indoor plants even with limited light. Though treat 'em right with some direct... it and planted peas. The peas are now over a foot tall and attaching to the wire.... glider. I planted a mix of climbing flowers at the base. It's going to be so pretty when... dappled light. Karen, take care with mirrors in the garden - birds will try to fly..."
Great Design Plant: Bugle Weed, a Quick Ground Cover
It’s highly adaptable, suppresses weeds, reduces erosion and provide weeks of bright flowers. Just watch for invasiveness
"as this plant being invaluable in the landscape, just one or two plants can add the... larger plants, bringing year-round color and texture, while also reducing the ability... unwanted plants with a quick tug. They do not root deeply, so you can leave your spade... invasive plants. Makes you wonder what you were smokin when you planted a plant which... This plant is native to Europe. Consider planting native ground cover to benefit..."
Bowl Over Guests With a DIY Air Plant Terrarium
Air plants don't need much attention, but they'll get it anyway with a snazzy, gilded home you make yourself
"Air plants don't need much attention, but they'll get it anyway with a snazzy, gilded... presence of plant life in my home. Faux plants are not my style, so I opt for living varieties... or air plants, require almost nothing. They can grow upon any surface, because they... your air plant a pretty home, you can make a simple terrarium. It's a lovely feature... got my plants from Air plant design studio and they have some really cool plants and..."
Great Design Plant: Papyrus
Out of Africa and into your garden, gently swaying papyrus adds an exotic touch to water features and riverbeds
"be the plant for you. What could be better in the oppressive heat of summer than the... papyrus plants swaying in the breeze?... winterWhen to plant: Plant seedlings and divide in spring Distinguishing traits. Papyrus... that you plant it along large water features or plant it in a container and then put... marginal plant and doesn’t grow well in deep water like water lilies will. Plant it... lovingLight requirement: Full sun to partial shadeMature size: 6 to 10 feet tall;..."
8 Take-Home Planting Ideas From Hawaii's Big Island
"container plants. Here are planting ideas from Hawaii to make your garden as comfortable... of the plants that give Hawaii its tropical beauty originated in other parts of the... 'tropical plants' that can be grown in parts of Northern California (the East Bay and... brought indoors to fill the room with it's sweet fragrance. I am attaching my photo... of the plant in bloom. I live in Trinidad and Tobago, located in the Southern Caribbean..."