HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR PLUMBAGO PLUMBAGO Plumbago is an evergreen plant, with shrubby and climbing habit, very decorative and is known by the names ofPLUMBAGGINEorGELSOMINO AZZURRO.BOTANIC CLASSIFICATIONWood: PlantaeKingdom: PlantaeClado «Main species» GENERAL FEATURES The Plumbago genus belongs to the Plumbaginaceae family and includes plants native to the temperate climate regions of Asia and are also known by the name of PLUMBAGGINE or BLUE JASMINE.
By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistTomato lovers who grow their own are always in search of the plants that produce perfect fruits. Try growing Summer Set tomatoes and enjoy fist sized, juicy fruit into the end of the growing season.Summer Set Tomato InfoTomato plants often abort flowers when temperatures are too high.
Due to their unpretentious care, peas are grown almost everywhere in Russia. The grains are not only tasty, but also very useful, therefore, almost on any personal plot there is at least a small garden bed. There are several varieties of culture that differ markedly from each other. You need to familiarize yourself with their description in advance in order to choose the variety or hybrid that will perform best in the given climatic and weather conditions.
Daddy planted a turnip, it grew big, very big ... We all remember this folk tale from childhood, but who knows what a turnip tastes like? For some reason, a truly Russian, healthy, well-stored vegetable has been undeservedly forgotten, and has long lost its possession in the garden. And if you eat fresh turnips every day, it can completely saturate the body with vitamin C, reduce the chances of malignant tumors and diabetes mellitus, increase immunity and , in many cases, will even help you lose weight.
Strawberries are a favorite children's delicacy. A rare summer resident does not cultivate at least a small plot with this berry on his site. Strawberries can be small-fruited (alpine) and large-fruited (garden). The first is a cultivated forest species (Fragaria vesca var.alpina). The second does not occur in the wild.
Actinidia deliciosa, kiwifruit, is the type of kiwi found at the grocery store. It can only be grown in areas that have at least 225 frost free growing days with moderate winter temps – USDA zones 8 and 9. If you love the flavor of exotic kiwi but don’t live in such temperate zones, fear not. There are about 80 species of Actinidia and several types are cold hardy kiwi vines.
There is no doubt that it is very useful to go to the forest for lingonberries. And I breathed in fresh air, and gathered healing berries. But it's not always possible to find free time. In order not to be upset in vain when friends drove off into the forest for berries, try planting this unpretentious plant in your garden.
By: Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterWhat is chickling vetch? Also known by various names such as grass pea, white vetch, blue sweet pea, Indian vetch or Indian pea, chickling vetch (Lathyrus sativus) is a nutritious legume grown to feed livestock and humans in countries around the world.Grass Pea InformationChickling vetch is a relatively drought-tolerant plant that grows reliably when most other crops fail.
HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS DIFFENBACHI Dieffenbachia is certainly one of the most present plants in our homes and appreciated for its beauty and elegance and for its simplicity of cultivation. Main species »GENERAL FEATURES Originating from Central and South America, the Dieffenbachia belongs to the Araceae family and is certainly one of the plants most present in our homes and, depending on the variety, it can be quite large.
Eucharis or Amazonian lily, as it is also popularly called, is a beautiful flowering houseplant. If you translate the name of the eucharis plant into Russian, you get "the most pleasant". This gives the plant even more popularity. The flower has all the qualities that are necessary for a houseplant.
Mitrophyllum is a genus of succulent plants of the family Aizoaceae, indigenous to the arid region around the Richtersveld, on the border of South Africa and Namibia. When fused, the leaf pair is referred to as the plant& 39;s & 34;mitre& 34;, and this is the origin of the genus name.Click on the photo or the name of the succulent plant for which you wish to see further information.
By: Liz BaesslerFirebush earns its name two ways – one for its blazing red foliage and flowers, and one for its ability to thrive in extreme summer heat. Keep reading to learn more about using firebush shrubs in your landscape and in your daily life.What is Firebush Good For?Firebush plants are native to the American tropics and subtropics, and are very tolerant of both heat and drought.