By: Liz BaesslerThe pasilla pepper is a mainstay of Mexican cuisine. Keep reading to learn more pasilla bajio information, including how to grow pasilla peppers and how harvest and use them in the kitchen.Pasilla Bajio InformationWhat is a pasilla pepper? Also called pasilla bajio, this chili’s name in Spanish literally means “little raisin.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistAssassin bugs (Zelus renardii) are beneficial insects that should be encouraged in your garden. There are around 150 species of assassin bugs in North America, most of which perform a service to the gardener and farmer. The insects prey on insect eggs, leafhoppers, aphids, larvae, boll weevils and others.
Aster, a beautiful all-rounder! If something characterizes this plant well, it is its "flexibility" of use, nothing to do with Fred Aster ... Flexibility, Fred Aster, we're good, right? Hmm. Indeed, thanks to a long and important flowering, a medium-small size, its beautiful and numerous flowers, its beautiful foliage, aster can be planted everywhere, in the ground or in pots, alone or mixed, on borders or in meadows.
Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Silver Dollar& 34;Browsing: Silver DollarSucculentopediaCrassula arborescens (Silver Dollar Plant)Crassula arborescens (Silver Dollar Plant) is a many-branched succulent shrub or small tree that grows up to 4 feet (1.
By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterWhat is a Merryweather damson? Merryweather damsons, originating in England, are a tart, delicious type of plum, sweet enough to be eaten raw, but ideal for jams and jellies. One of the hardiest of all fruit trees, Merryweather damson trees are attractive in the garden, providing showy white flowers in spring and lovely foliage in autumn.
LANGUAGE AND MEANING OF FLOWERS AND PLANTS WHITE SPINOCrataegusspp. (family Rosaceae) The hawthorn has taken on different meanings over the centuries. Its name from the Greek kratos "strength", oxus "pointed" and anthos "flower" indicates the power and strength of this flower. The ancient Greeks used its flowering branches to adorn the altars during wedding ceremonies, considering it a good wish.
SUONI EMESSI DAGLI ANIMALII suoni emessi dal fagianoIl fagiano comune, il cui nome scientifico è Phasianus colchicus della famigliaPhasianidae, emette dei versi tipici di seguito riportati.
VIDEO If you want to get to know this beautiful creature better, take a look at the article dedicated to her: The octopus or Octopus vulgaris.
Lantana plants are tough flowering annuals or perennials. They thrive in hot, sunny locations and are drought tolerant once established. Wilting lantana plants may simply need a bit more moisture than they are getting or there may be another underlying cause. If your lantana bush is dying, it is important to check the soil and get a good look at the plant to rule out any insect or disease issues.
By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterWhen it comes to considering the many types of cosmos plants on the market, gardeners are faced with a wealth of riches. The cosmos family includes at least 25 known species and many cultivars. Read on to learn about just a few of the hundreds of cosmos plant varieties and cosmos flower types.
When choosing grapes for their site, novice growers are primarily guided by varieties that give a stable large yield of tasty berries and are least susceptible to various diseases, which, moreover, are not very demanding in care. The Druzhba variety fully meets all these requirements. The history of Druzhba grapesThe creators of the universal grape variety Druzhba were the Bulgarian and Russian institutes of viticulture and winemaking from the cities of Pleven and Novocherkassk.
THE PLANTS: HOW THEY LIVE AND HOW THEY ARE MADE They are those in which both the main axis and the lateral branches have limited growth and therefore take the name of defined inflorescences and are characterized by the fact that they all end with a flower. this form, below the flower that closes the main axis, forms a single lateral branch which in turn produces another and so on.
By: Heather RhoadesPropagating hibiscus, whether it’s tropical hibiscus or hardy hibiscus, can be done in the home garden and both varieties of hibiscus are propagated in the same way. Hardy hibiscus is easier to propagate than the tropical hibiscus, but never fear; with a little bit of knowledge about how to propagate hibiscus, you can be successful at growing either kind.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistHerbs are one of the easiest plants to grow and provide pollinators a place to dine while livening up our dinners. Ornamental oregano plants bring all these attributes to the table as well as unique beauty and fun trailing form. The flavor isn’t as strong as the culinary variety but it has an unmatched appearance in its colorful bracts that develop in a host of pastel hues.
By: Teo SpenglerNot every gardener gets around to planting near blackberries. Some leave the rows to grow in neatly on their own for maximum sun and easy harvesting. However, companion plants for blackberry bushes can help those brambles thrive, if you choose the right ones. Read on for information about what to plant with blackberry bushes.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistSoilamendment is an important process for good plant health. One of the mostcommon and easiest amendments is compost.Combining soil and compost can increase aeration, beneficial microbes, nutrientcontent, water retention, and more. Plus, you can make your own in a cost-savingprocess that uses your yard waste and kitchen scraps.
By: Liz BaesslerFruit trees are great things to have around. There’s nothing better than home-grown fruit – the stuff you buy in the supermarket just can’t compare. Not everyone has the space to grow trees, however. And even if you do, the winter temperatures in your climate might get too cold to support certain kinds of fruit trees outside.
By: Anne BaleyDaffodils are usually one of the most reliable and cheerful of the signals for spring. Their bright yellow cup-and-saucer blooms brighten up the yard and promise warmer weather to come. If your daffodil buds wither and turn brown without ever blooming, you’ve been a victim of bud blast.
Thinning carrots is a long, tedious and unpleasant task. In order not to spend hours on the garden bed in the process of cultivating it, you need to know the methods of planting carrots, in which the seedlings will appear uniform, neat. Planting carrots with seeds in open ground without subsequent thinning In the practice of gardeners, there are several options for such planting carrots: on toilet paper (as an alternative to purchased strips for garden crops); planting with jelly; before winter (this option is relevant for the autumn period).
Spanish Moss Removal: Treatment For Trees With Spanish MossBy Jackie CarrollSpanish moss, while commonplace in the southern landscape, has a reputation for having a love/hate relationship among homeowners. If you are one of the haters looking for ways to get rid of it, then this article should help.