Succulents of all kinds are easy to use in crafts and projects; find the latest weird and wonderful ways to plant these tough yet beautiful plants in odd and unusual displays.
Growing them in containers or in gardens doesn't mean you'll be glued to the garden hose; they don't need lots of water.
Low maintenance doesn't mean dull; you'll see lots of fun ideas and ways to use drought tolerant plants in your garden.
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Have you ever seen comfrey with unusual flower growth? My comfrey spot has plants that are a handful of years old. Last year, some had weird flowers.
Hi, I have a long straight row of mature 22 year old Monterey cypress (Cupressus macrocarpa) that creates a nice visual barrier near a property line.
Hi I recently transplanted my crown of thorns plant from pure mud.....I live in Wisconsin...to 1/2 mud on bottom of planter to potting soil on top layer.....I
Would you recommend Nerium oleander as an indoor plant?
Help! I noticed a gash at the bottom of the trunk of my peach tree. It looks like ants are inside it now and the peaches have stopped growing. Some
Hi I have new Rose Bushes I have Planted. They are the Knockout Roses. They all of a sudden are shooting up like this. Way past the Rose Bush itself. And
My garden is overrun with Bishop's weed. I've been digging it up for years and it still returns. This year it returned with a vengeance. I know an herbicide
This Sempervivum Picture Gallery shows species and varieties alphabetically from A-D - don't miss the other three galleries for more great varieties and species of these fascinating plants...
My money tree has sap. I didn't know they did that. Is it normal? Rose-Marie
Hi, I live in Oklahoma City. Last winter in February Oklahoma suffered a polar vortex, and on the first day of the week long event the temperature went
Here's a different way to grow succulents - in this Cake Tin Succulent Mosaic...
My string of hearts have been doing well, as you can see in one pot but the other has the white bulbs showing. I have pulled some out but haven’t had
Your manual for microbusiness success - the Succulent Plant Business E-Book...
Please help asap! The boys i babysit (very intelligent boys) informed me they had wild onions in the woods behind their house. After ensuring their parents
Jade came from very old home. Lived in a north facing room so struggled for light. Would like to save it. What do you recommend?
I have this string of pearls (Senecio rowleyanus) inside of a glass bauble and I wanted to cut in between each rooted node to spawn new shoots off each
Hi there, I bought this succulent from a local garden center and forgot its name. can you please help me identify? I'm attaching a photo of it.
Propagation of a succulent, start to finish
The bottom leaves have curled under. I removed it from the dirt to dry and am wondering if the bottom leaves will recover or should they be removed from
I discovered these at my moms recently, I believe they were originally green! I’ve been told they are possibly a haworthia succulent? Is there any way
A few days ago I repotted my dieffenbachia plant from a 8inch pot with succulent soil into a 10 inch pot with indoor plant soil and started to notice the
I bought these variegated string of hearts leaves from a seller on Etsy and I cannot find anywhere a way to propagate them. This seller says she´s done
Crossandra, or Firecracker Flower
My Mother of Thousands developed thin white spots on the leaves that would dry and flake. Thinking it was a pest I sprayed my pretty with neem oil and
Download the Succulent Plant Propagation e-Book and learn the Horticulturists secrets...
I inherited this tree from my grandparents. I was told it is a Chinese Hibiscus/Chinese Rose Bush. It was down in a basement for years near a window and
I have a succulent that’s growing upwards and can’t support itself, the bottom leaves are dropping off as well. Can you help me all? Do you know how I
My agaves are turning white and dying. What is it and how do I fix it? Thanks
1) When you first plant them, how often do you water them ? 2) When do you consider them Established ? 3) we are in zone 5, Wisconsin
Hi! My beautiful monstera has been developing these brown areas in 4 of their leaves. I recall noticing that they were like this when they arrived, but
Your Xeric Garden Style reflects your own personal style, as well as your life style; harmonize them all...
Hello, Do you have any idea what might be going on with my bird of paradise? It looks healthy (is giant, and always growing new leaves), but the appearance
Hi Jacki, I have a small Lilac Mist on my desk at work and she has began to grow up and now leaning. Is this normal? How do I keep her from leaning to
Its been 3 months my peace lily is not growing new leaves, even after giving adequate sunlight and water. I changed the soil 10 days ago and still don't
Your Weed-free Xeriscaping begins with the preparation of the soil; barring that, mulch, mulch, mulch...
Keeping your junk out of the landfill is one way to celebrate Earth Day; what will you do to celebrate?
Growing an Avocado exposed root Bonsai from seed
Use the Succulent Identification Chart to find your unknown succulents; puzzling over their names and how to care for them?
It's About Blooming Time - spring is here, and gardening may commence; if your winter was unbearably long, you'll enjoy this...
Hi, please help to identify these 2 plants. From my search I have narrowed down on Echiveria haagai and Echiveria sedoides. But, looking for expert opinion.
Euphorbia; strange, dangerous succulents; spiny, contorted and crested, these interesting and unique plants are surprisingly easy to grow; but watch out for their poisonous sap
A succulent struggling to survive
Solarization uses the power of the sun to sterilize soil and prepare it for planting; how do you do it? Find out here how to prevent weeds and pathogens with a simple technique...
Learn all about how to successfully overwinter your succulent plants with the Winterizing Succulents E-Course...
Planting Wildflowers in your garden gives you the opportunity of growing and enjoying some of the most drought tolerant perennial and annual plants...
Lots of people in Eastern Ontario have started growing wildflowers. I was thinking of doing the same as I figured that if they can survive in the wild,
I am new to South West Florida and know that plants are different here. My boyfriend has an avocado tree that is quite old and very tall, over 15 feet.
I was wondering if you could give me some advice about what I could plant on my mom and dad's grave that doesn't get real high of say about four to six
Hey Jacki, Here it is ... my natural light west facing succulent stem propagation attempt. Wish me luck and let me know what I should be looking for