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Echeveria 'Vanbreen'

Echeveria 'Vanbreen'

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;Echeveria & 39;Vanbreen& 39;& 34;Browsing: Echeveria & 39;Vanbreen& 39;SucculentopediaEcheveria & 39;Vanbreen& 39;Echeveria & 39;Vanbreen& 39; is a beautiful hybrid with stemless rosettes up to 5 inches (12.

What Is Western Wheatgrass – How To Grow Western Wheatgrass

What Is Western Wheatgrass – How To Grow Western Wheatgrass

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistSouth Dakota’s state grass is wheatgrass. This perennial, cool season grass is native to North America and graces the southwest, Great Plains, and mountainous regions of the western U.S. It has some erosion control benefits but using western wheatgrass for grazing is the primary purpose.

Plants Rabbits Don’t Like: Common Rabbit Proof Plants

Plants Rabbits Don’t Like: Common Rabbit Proof Plants

By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterThey may be furry and cute, their antics comical and fun to watch, but rabbits lose their appeal quickly when they wreak havoc in the garden by chewing their way through your prized plants. Selecting rabbit resistant plants isn’t a sure-fire solution because the critters will eat nearly anything if they’re hungry and food is scarce.

Information About Frailea

Information About Frailea

Get Started Cactus Frailea Information: Tips On Caring For Cactus FraileaBy Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistFrailea are very small cacti that rarely reach 2 inches in diameter. Learn how to grow a Farilea cactus and add an interesting specimen to your arid garden collection. This article will help get you started.

Planting lilies in the fall - when and how to plant?

Planting lilies in the fall - when and how to plant?

Planting lilies in the fall is the best solution. With the correct timing, the bulbs have time to harden in the soil, forming a powerful root system. The flowering of garden beauties in this case occurs 2-3 weeks earlier than during the spring planting. Pros and cons of autumn planting of lilies Planting lilies in autumn is quite common among gardeners Autumn planting of lily bulbs has a number of advantages: flowers grow a powerful root system and grow faster in spring; being in dormant, the bulbs are easier to transplant; in winter, lilies are hardened, so the risk of their death during recurrent spring frosts decreases.

What Is A Malanga Root: Information About Malanga Root Uses

What Is A Malanga Root: Information About Malanga Root Uses

If you are lucky enough to live in a neighborhood populated by Caribbean or South American grocers, have lived or visited those areas, or are yourself from the tropics or South America, then you may be familiar with malanga root uses. Everyone else is probably asking “what is a malanga root?” Read on to find out more malanga plant info and about growing malanga roots in the garden.

Planting Seedbox Flowers: Learn How To Grow A Seedbox Plant

Planting Seedbox Flowers: Learn How To Grow A Seedbox Plant

By: Laura MillerMarsh seedbox plants (Ludwigia alternfolia) are aninteresting species native to the eastern half of the United States. They can befound alongside streams, lakes, and ponds as well as occasionally cropping upin ditches, seepage areas, and retention basins. As a native specimen, seedboxflowers can be used for naturalizing around backyard ponds and water features.

How To Grow Basil Plants

How To Grow Basil Plants

By: Heather RhoadesBasil (Ocimum basilicum) is often referred to as the king of herbs. Basil plants are certainly one of the most popular herbs grown in the home garden. Growing basil outdoors or in a container is very easy to do if you follow these simple steps for how to grow basil.Tips for Growing BasilChoose a location with great drainage.

Pythium Root Rot Treatment – Identifying Pythium Rot In Barrel Cactus

Pythium Root Rot Treatment – Identifying Pythium Rot In Barrel Cactus

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistOne of the trickier diseases of cacti is pythium rot. It most commonly affects barrel cactus and can be difficult to detect before it is too late to save the cactus. Pythium rot symptoms start at the soil level and generally begin in roots. This makes it one of the hardest diseases of barrel cactus to diagnose, as most of the damage is under ground.

Cold Hardy Hostas: Best Hosta Plants For Zone 4 Gardens

Cold Hardy Hostas: Best Hosta Plants For Zone 4 Gardens

By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterYou’re in luck if you’re a northern gardener looking for cold hardy hostas, as hostas are remarkably tough and resilient. Exactly how cold hardy are hostas? These shade-tolerant plants are suitable for growing in zone 4, and many do just fine a little further north in zone 3.

Growing Pea Shoots: How To Grow Pea Shoots For Pea Shoot Harvesting

Growing Pea Shoots: How To Grow Pea Shoots For Pea Shoot Harvesting

When you’re looking for something a little different not only in the garden but also your salad, consider growing pea shoots. They’re easy to grow and yummy to eat. Let’s learn more about how to grow pea shoots and the proper times for pea shoot harvesting.What are Pea Shoots?Pea shoots come from the pea plant, usually the snow or sugar snap pea varieties.

6 easy ways to dry honey mushrooms at home

6 easy ways to dry honey mushrooms at home

Drying is considered the best way to harvest mushrooms. Dry mushrooms do not lose their taste. They are fragrant. Dishes made from them are healthier for humans than prepared in another way: pickling, canning or salted. You need to know how to properly dry mushrooms at home and preserve the beneficial properties of a valuable protein product.

Euphorbia tirucalli

Euphorbia tirucalli

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;Euphorbia tirucalli& 34;Browsing: Euphorbia tirucalliSucculentopediaEuphorbia tirucalli (Pencil Tree)Euphorbia tirucalli (Pencil Tree) is a striking succulent shrub or small tree that usually grows up to 16.

Stake tree pointed

Stake tree pointed

Pointed Cola (Cola acuminata) is a fruit tree from the Cola genus, Sterkuliev subfamily, Malvov family. Its fruits and name gave rise to lemonades of the famous Coca-Cola brand. "Coca" - the use of the plant Coca (Erythroxylum coca) in the original composition of the drink, later replaced by caffeine.

Information About Jade Vine

Information About Jade Vine

Get Started Growing Jade Vines: Care Of Jade Vines Indoors And OutBy Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterAlso known as emerald creeper, jade vine plants are so extravagant that you have to see to believe. Jade vine is known for its shimmering greenish-blue, claw-shaped flowers. Click this article for more information about growing jade vines.

A GUIDE TO GROWING OXALIS (SHAMROCK PLANTS)

A GUIDE TO GROWING OXALIS (SHAMROCK PLANTS)

Charmed® Wine Shamrock. Photo by: Proven Winners.Oxalis, also known as wood sorrel or false shamrock, often gets a bad rap because of its weedy reputation. While it’s true that some native species can quickly overrun a lawn or garden, there are many ornamental varieties that are well-behaved and full of charm.

Forget-Me-Not Companions: Plants That Grow With Forget-Me-Nots

Forget-Me-Not Companions: Plants That Grow With Forget-Me-Nots

By: Mary Ellen EllisThe forget-me-not is a popular and pretty late spring to early summer bloomer beloved by gardeners. The flowers don’t last long, though, so you need to know what forget-me-not companions will grow well with them and provide continuous blooms as well as varied color and height.Growing Forget-Me-NotsThese petite blue flowers are gardener favorites for several reasons: they are easy to grow, are low maintenance, can tolerate shade, and most of all they provide pretty flowers.

Houseplant Terrariums: Using Terrariums And Wardian Cases In Your Home

Houseplant Terrariums: Using Terrariums And Wardian Cases In Your Home

Because water circulation, respiration, and photosynthesis take care of themselves in an enclosed space, terrariums are very easy to care for. The plants suited to them require very little nutrients. In addtition, using terrariums and wardian cases have become popular in many homes, but for those with little knowledge on the topic, houseplant terrariums may seem intimidating.

Fragrant Shade Flowers: Growing Scented Flowers For Shady Spots

Fragrant Shade Flowers: Growing Scented Flowers For Shady Spots

By: Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)The addition of ornamental flower gardens can add muchneeded curb appeal, as well as increase the value of your property. However,the creation of a dynamic landscape will require some effort and planning.Aspects such as size, shape, color, and texture will all play an integral rolein the overall look of the space.

Information About Rabbit's Foot Ferns

Information About Rabbit's Foot Ferns

Repotting A Rabbit’s Foot Fern Plant: How And When To Repot Rabbit’s Foot FernsBy Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistRabbit& 39;s foot fern doesn& 39;t mind being pot bound but you should give it fresh soil every couple years. Repotting can be a challenge with all the little feet hanging around the pot so read here for a step-by-step tutorial on how to repot a rabbit& 39;s foot fern.