10 No Fail Drought Tolerant Perennials for Low Water Gardens • The Garden Glove
10 No Fail Perennials for Low Water Gardens! • Great tips and ideas on water wise and drought tolerant gardening with perennials!
Как выращивать суккуленты детками
Максимально просто! 1. Аккуратно отделите несколько листьев в нижней части растения. 2. Дайте листьям подсохнуть от 1 до 3–х дней. 3. Просто положите листья в ёмкость с землёй (закапывать не нужно). 4. Опрыскивайте листья по мере высыхания почвы.
Leucospermum 'Scarlet Ribbon' (Pincushion)
Incredibly beautiful, Leucospermum 'Scarlet Ribbon' (Pincushion) is a compact, rounded, evergreen shrub with large, salmon pink flower clusters resembling pincushions and purplish-red stripings resembling bright red ribbons. Borne at the end of each branch, they are produced in such abundance that they cover the plant from late spring to midsummer. The vibrant green foliage is tough and leathery, and spirally arranged on the stems. 'Scarlet Ribbon' is a charming hybrid which results from a…
Planting in odd numbers for a more natural look
Above: Pastel colours blend together in a cottage garden planted for a client in West Sussex. Individual colours don't hit you – the muted tones form a pleasin…
Ghostly-Grey Plants for Autumn
I love using grey elements in flower arrangements any time of year, but when fall and frost and Halloween are approaching, grey seems particularly appropriate. Colors glow in the presence of grey, but why not go for the ghost with an all-grey planting or bouquet…1. Has anyone ever had or seen Chrysocephalum apiculatum? It is listed as a hardy Australian native plant, so I’m not too surprised I’ve never seen it.