10 Most Profitable Specialty Crops to Grow - Profitable Plants Digest
Growing specialty crops is the perfect way to turn your gardening skills and knowledge into extra income. Unlike commonly grown crops like grain and vegetables, specialty crops are not widely grown and bring higher prices for growers. It’s not unusual to find growers earning as much as $60,000 per acre with these unique cash […]
Silver Dollar Gum Tree - wedding must-have. Just go plant one in your backyard now, I don't care if your 12 years old, this foliage will stay current! Plant it!
Pincushion proteas, to me, resemble varicoloured sea urchins or the burst of fireworks on New Year's eve (others we shot). They range in colour from pink to orange and gold. This South African plant has adapted well to the cool and dry higher elevations of Hawaii where one bush can produce over 1,000 flower heads in a season. Please click here to view large on black.
The Waratah which is the name given it by the local Aborigines has the scientific name Telopea speciosissima. "Telopea" from the Greek means "seen from afar" and "speciosissima" from Latin means handsome. Both are appropriate names. It grows wild along the eastern seaboard of New South Wales, Australia in sandy well drained soil.
Leucospermum 'Yellow Bird' • Australian Native Plants • Plants • 800.701.6517
Leucospermum 'Yellow Bird' part of the Proteaceae family with Yellow flowers flowering in Spring - early summer avaliable from Australian Native Plants located in Ventura, CA
Eremophila racemosa • Australian Native Plants • Plants • 800.701.6517
Eremophila racemosa [Easter Egg Bush] part of the Scrophulariaceae family with yellow-orange-pink-purple flowers flowering in Winter-Spring avaliable from Australian Native Plants located in Ventura, CA
What we've been doing
Is turning the front of our yard into a disaster zone. It's OK though. Usually things have to look worse before they look better, right? Before So what's the plan? We are turning that bare patch which doesn't grow grass no matter what into an extra parking space that goes along the front - see the black weed matting? That will be covered with crushed brick pebbles that were free (so long as we did the shoveling and carting of them out of one of As colleagues driveway). Yay. During Between…