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33 Annual Flowers for BEAUTIFUL Summer Blooms

When it comes to transforming your yard into a flowering paradise, few plants can match the work done by flowering annuals. Plant for plant, you’re going to get more out of your annual plants than you’ll get out of any other plants. The best annuals for summer flowers are gerbera daisies, zinnias, asters, impatiens, and…

6 Ways to Identify & Fix Dry Garden Soil

Few things are worse for a gardener than watering your plants regularly and still seeing them wilt and dry up. If your garden’s soil is drying out too quickly, or if you are watering your garden regularly and your plants still look parched, the most important thing you can do is add organic matter in…

17 Attractive Trees With Pink Flowers

Trees are a vital source of well-being for every living creature and the environment. They serve countless purposes, from providing shade on a hot day to being a source of nutritious fruit for people and animals alike. With their flowers that come in many different colors, trees also add beauty to any landscape. If you’re…

11 Best Orchids to Add to Your Terrarium

Orchids are surprisingly low-maintenance plants and will remain in bloom for several weeks at a time. With close to 200,000 natural and hybrid varieties to choose from, there’s a unique orchid just waiting to be added to your terrarium.  Some orchid varieties are epiphytic, meaning they grow in air and do not need to be…

11 Great Spiky Houseplants for YOU to Grow

Spiky houseplants add interest to interior decor. They aren’t your typical indoor plants, so they make great conversation starters. Most houseplants with spikes will be in the succulent or cacti family. These two plant families are closely related, and plants from either family will be low-maintenance and easy to grow. Some of the most common…

15 Native German Flowers for a Stunning Garden

If you’re looking to improve the appearance of your garden, it can be challenging to know where to start. A great place for inspiration is Germany, where almost 20% of its total landmass consists of lush forests filled with flowers of all shapes, sizes, and colors.  Some of the most stunning flowers native to Germany…

15 Native Flowers of France To Grow in Your Garden

Do you want to add more variety, color, and sweetness to your garden? Well, you’ve come to the right place! If you’re looking for ideas about what kinds of flowers would fit in your landscape, why not take a look at the motherland of flowers, France, for inspiration.  If you’re looking for native French flowers…

Is Rice a Vegetable, Grain, or Seed?

Depending on the culture you come from, rice may be a very large and important part of your diet. However, many still disagree on classifying rice as a vegetable, grain, or seed. Fortunately, there’s an answer to this question based on how the food is classified both botanically and by the USDA. Based on current…

7 Attractive Flowering Oregano Varieties

Oregano is an herb that has been used for thousands of years to flavor foods. It is a part of the mint family. While it’s a popular staple in many households, some may be surprised to learn that some oregano flowers into lovely, bright blooms.  7 of the most attractive flowering oregano varieties you can…

11 Trees With Fern-Like Leaves

Ferns and similar plants contribute to their environment by providing oxygen and improving air quality while also giving your yard or garden the perfect landscaping design. Fern trees are easily recognizable for their foliage design, also called fronds. These fronds can come in various shapes, sizes, and even textures that vary from tree to tree….

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33 Annual Flowers for BEAUTIFUL Summer Blooms

When it comes to transforming your yard into a flowering paradise, few plants can match the work done by flowering annuals. Plant for plant, you’re going to get more out of your annual plants than you’ll get out of any other plants. The best annuals for summer flowers are gerbera daisies, zinnias, asters, impatiens, and…

6 Ways to Identify & Fix Dry Garden Soil

Few things are worse for a gardener than watering your plants regularly and still seeing them wilt and dry up. If your garden’s soil is drying out too quickly, or if you are watering your garden regularly and your plants still look parched, the most important thing you can do is add organic matter in…

17 Attractive Trees With Pink Flowers

Trees are a vital source of well-being for every living creature and the environment. They serve countless purposes, from providing shade on a hot day to being a source of nutritious fruit for people and animals alike. With their flowers that come in many different colors, trees also add beauty to any landscape. If you’re…

11 Best Orchids to Add to Your Terrarium

Orchids are surprisingly low-maintenance plants and will remain in bloom for several weeks at a time. With close to 200,000 natural and hybrid varieties to choose from, there’s a unique orchid just waiting to be added to your terrarium.  Some orchid varieties are epiphytic, meaning they grow in air and do not need to be…

11 Great Spiky Houseplants for YOU to Grow

Spiky houseplants add interest to interior decor. They aren’t your typical indoor plants, so they make great conversation starters. Most houseplants with spikes will be in the succulent or cacti family. These two plant families are closely related, and plants from either family will be low-maintenance and easy to grow. Some of the most common…

15 Native German Flowers for a Stunning Garden

If you’re looking to improve the appearance of your garden, it can be challenging to know where to start. A great place for inspiration is Germany, where almost 20% of its total landmass consists of lush forests filled with flowers of all shapes, sizes, and colors.  Some of the most stunning flowers native to Germany…