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Dipladenia Vs Mandevilla: Growing Tips

Dipladenia Dipladenia, a bushier variety of the plant, has stems that grow down and hang. They are a bushier plant; it is larger than the Mandevilla. Botanical names for plants can be pretty confusing at times....

Plumeria Growing And Caring Tips

Plumeria Plumerias are tropical trees that are known for their stunning flowers. These beautiful flowering trees are common in South Florida, Hawaii, and other tropical areas. The famous lei (floral garlands) made from plumeria flowers are found...
Leatherleaf Viburnum

Leatherleaf Viburnum Growing And Care

Leatherleaf Viburnum The leatherleaf viburnum is a large, fast-growing evergreen or semi-evergreen distinguished by its large, beautiful, almost oblong, or elliptical crinkled leaves that turn purple in the fall. The purplish leaves often remain on the...

Dracaena Plant: 8 Essential Care Tips

Dracaena Squat, with a full head of strappy, green leaves, dracaena is an ideal houseplant. The plant tolerates low light, low humidity, even temporarily dry soil. With age, dracaena's appearance changes, becoming graceful as starbursts of...
Arkansas Traveler Tomatoes

Arkansas Traveler Tomato Care & Grow Tips

Arkansas Traveler Tomato The Arkansas Traveler tomato is an award-winning open-pollinated variety of heirloom tomato, originally bred at the University of Arkansas nearly forty years ago. The fruit is determinate, with large round red berries weighing...
Money Plant

Money Plant Grow And Care Instructions

Money Plant Lunaria biennis, or money plant, is sometimes treated as an annual but actually better as a biennial. It is also referred to as Lunaria annua. This cannot be very clear. I've seen Lunaria seed...
Cherokee Rose

Cherokee Rose Care And Origin History

Cherokee Rose Cherokee rose, a beautiful vinelike plant with thorns and white flowers that thrives in the woods around here and is easily transplanted into local gardens. The Cherokee rose in all actuality are not native...
Heart Fern

Heart Fern Plant Growing Tips

Heart Fern Plant Information The sweet heartleaf fern (Hemionitis arifolia) is a dainty dwarf fern with bright green leaves on dark stems. Heart leaf ferns were first identified in 1859. They are native to Southeast...

Barrenwort Plant: Info On Growing Barrenwort Flowers

Barrenwort Plant Information Most often used as a ground cover beneath trees, barrenwort also makes a handsome specimen plant in a shady garden. It survives in dry soil. Problems with pests or diseases are...

Hydrangea Seeds: Planting And Growing Tips

Hydrangea Seeds How to Grow Hydrangea from Seeds The first step to growing hydrangeas from seeds is to collect them. It is not as simple as you might think. Each hydrangea flower is actually a combination of tiny,...