Pruning Overgrown Loropetalums: When And How To Prune A Loropetalum

by johnah on March 3, 2021 Pruning Overgrown Loropetalums: When And How To Prune A Loropetalum When Should You Prune? It’s hard to say when to prune a plant. If you have a large, overgrown plant, it might not be worth the time or effort to prune it. However, if your plants are small and …

Pruning Palm Plants: Tips On Cutting Back A Palm Tree

by johnah on March 4, 2021 The following information was taken from the Wikipedia article: “Palm trees are one of the most popular tropical plants, with some species being cultivated all over the world. They have been used for centuries in traditional medicine, but they’re now grown commercially as well. Most palms (and other members …

Aucuba Plant Care: Learn About Aucuba Growing Conditions

by johnah on February 16, 2021 Aucuba Plant Care: Learn About Aucuba Growing Conditions The Aucuba Plant (Cordyline sp.) is one of the most popular plants in Japan. It grows well indoors and outdoors, but it does not like very high humidity or wet conditions. If you want to grow a variety of a cucumber …

Dried Gourd Maracas: Tips For Making Gourd Maracas With Kids

by johnah on March 5, 2021 Dried Gourd Maracas: Tips For Making Gourd Maracas With Kids The dried gourd is one of the most popular items in our culture. They are used in many different cultures around the world. Most people have heard of them, but they may not know much about their uses or …

Boiling Water And Plants – Boiling Water Weed Control And Other Uses

by johnah on February 17, 2021 Boiling Water And Plants – Boiling Water Weed Control And Other Uses Boiling Water Works To Kill Grass? The most common question asked by readers is whether or not boiling water kills grass. The answer is yes, but it takes time and patience. You have to wait until the …

Bushes For Zone 5 Climates – Tips On Planting Zone 5 Shrubs

by johnah on February 18, 2021 Zone 5 Shrubs: Taller Than Evergreens? Shrubs are usually taller than evergreens, but not always. There are many varieties of evergreen shrub species that grow up to 12 feet tall. Some have been known to reach 20 feet or even higher! However, most shrubs do not exceed 6 feet …

Container Grown Cherry Trees: Tips On Growing Cherries In A Pot

by johnah on February 20, 2021 Container grown cherries are very popular in Japan. They have been used as decorations since ancient times. Japanese people love them because they look so pretty when they bloom! You can grow your own container-grown cherry trees at home with these simple steps: Step 1) Choose the right kind …

Dwarf Mondo Grass Propagation

by johnah on February 21, 2021 Dwarf Mondo Grass Propagation: How it Spreads? The following are some facts about dwarf mondo grass propagation. 1) Dwarf mondo grass spreads very easily, because it is a slow growing plant which needs time to grow into its full size. So if you have a small area where you …

Fan Flower Plants: Growing And Caring For Fan Flowers

by johnah on February 22, 2021 Scaevola Hanging Basket The Scaevola hinging basket is a type of plant that grows from a single stem with multiple leaves and flowers growing out of it. They are native to tropical regions such as South America, Africa, Asia and Australia. They have been cultivated for centuries because they …