Ornamentals & Other Garden Plants

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How to Grow Spanish Moss

Found primarily in southern states such as Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, the Carolinas and Florida, Spanish

5 Plants with Leather-Like Leaves

When you're raking the lawn, tending the garden, or on a hike in the woods, you may have encountered

How to Grow a Japanese Painted Fern

The vibrant colors of a Japanese painted fern look beautiful growing next to other flowers or under any

How to Make Your Own Sympathy Plants

When you want to offer sympathy for the loss of a loved one to a friend or family member, sympathy plants

3 Facts About Fern Spores

In order to reproduce, the type of plants known as ferns produce fern spores. These spores are the only

Advantages of Seedless Plants

What are seedless plants? Simply put, those plants that do not produce seeds are known as seedless plants.

How to Nurture a Air Fern Indoors

Nurturing and caring for an air fern is quite a delicate task but one that pays off in years of enjoyment. Step

Four Ways to Grow Healthy Variegated Plants

Variegated plants grow at a slower rate than other plants, thus in order to grow healthily they need

Six Ways to Grow Ferns Indoors

There are mainly six things to consider if you want to grow ferns in the best possible environment for

All About the Staghorn Fern

The staghorn fern is a plant that has distinctive fronds or divided leaves. In the wilderness, staghorn

Boston Fern Plants FAQ

Boston fern plants have several frequently asked questions about their care. With a bit of care and practice

Tips on Caring for Sempervivum

The Latin word “sempervivum” literally means “always living” or “always

Sedum: Growing Sedum Spurium

Sedum spurium, also known as stonecrop flowers, are excellent groundcover plants, particularly for hot,

Bonsai: the Art of the Windswept Style

One of the most dramatic bonsai styles is the windswept style. A windswept bonsai tree imitates the appearance

Transplant a Propagated Echeveria Clipping

You can transplant a propagated echeveria clipping to make more succulent plants in your garden in the

How to Propagate Oleander

You can plant oleander seeds in your garden to grow oleander shrubs. However, this painstaking process

8 Poisonous Plants to Cats

Your garden may have some poisonous plants cats like to chew. If you have a cat, you should avoid certain

Ten Hard to Kill Plants

All gardens and landscapes present their own challenges for gardeners. Weather, climate, microclimate

How to Grow a Blue Fescue from Seeds

Blue fescue, like the name implies, is a beautiful blue colored ornamental grass that is easy to grow.

Red Ground Cover: Cosmic Red, Nasturtium, And More

Red ground cover can add a wonderful splash of color to any landscaping design. Here are a few possibilities

6 Caladium Care Tips

Caladium plants are known for their large, paper-thin leaves that come in natural combinations of reds,

Properly Feed and Care for Your Proteas

Proteas are a unique and beautiful addition to any garden or landscape. They require very little maintenance

How to Grow a Beavertail Cactus

Beavertail cactus is the common name of a cactus species, Opuntia basilaris. It is usually found in dry,

Planting a Jumping Cholla Cactus

It is best to plant the jumping cholla plant in spring or summer in any type of soil that is well-drained,

Calamondin (Citrus Mitis) Trees: Ornamental Flowers And Fruit

The Citrus Mitis tree is a small citrus bearing tree and grows fruit shaped like small tangerines. This

Caring for Slow Growing Ariocarpus

The Ariocarpus is one of the succulent plants in the group commonly referred to as a living rock. It

Make Your Bird of Paradise Bloom Larger

The bird of paradise plant is an indoor/outdoor plant in colder climates. In climates where it is warm

How to Plant and Grow a Bougainvillea

Probably the most important fact about growing a Bougainvillea is that it is a sun-loving plant and flourishes

Common Varieties of Echeveria

When you think of echeveria you may think: succulent plant, easy to grow, Hen and Chicks (so-called because

How To Grow And Care For Forsythia

Forsythia is one of the most favored garden shrubs. It is easy-to-grow and the least demanding to maintain.

How to Grow Jasmine Flowers

Jasmine Flowers are very beautiful and fragrant flowers which are ideally suited to gardens all around

Different Varieties Of Caladium

Caladium plants come in multiple varieties. The most popular types include Angel Wings, Elephant Ear,

Carnivores in the Garden: Sarracenia Pitcher Plants

A most intriguing aspect of nature is a plant that eats like an animal. Sarracenia are a type of carnivorous

Transplanting Pachysandra: 6 Tips

Pachysandra is a hardy ground cover plant that can be transplanted at virtually any time of the year.

Identifying the Varieties of Bluebell Flowers

Found most often in forests, bluebell flowers come in many shapes and sizes. Some are native to Europe,

How to Propagate and Divide an Aeonium

Aeonium are succulent plants, meaning they hold their nutrients and water supply in their leaves. They

Aeonium Care: Leaves that Curl up and Die

If the leaves of your aeonium plants curl up and die, then you have a problem with either watering or

Treating an Oleander for Pests

Several insects attack the subtropical oleander shrub, Nerium oleander, including the oleander caterpillar

Oleander: Pruning like a Pro

Why Prune Your Oleander? The common Mediterranean oleander, a hardy evergreen shrub, can quickly outgrow