Bamboo is a dramatic specimen plant when grown in a large container (where it can't escape). It makes a perfect, fast-growing screen. -- Name: Phyllostachys aurea -- Size: To 20 feet or more -- Growing Conditions: Full sun and moist, but well-drained soil
Spring Start seedlings in an egg shell so cute! Start seedlings in an egg shell and, when ready, plant the entire thing. The egg shells will naturally compost providing valuable nutrients to your plants.
Telopea speciosissima - New South Wales native Waratah. The flower is as big as a coconut and grows on the end of a tall stalk. Photographed in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney Australia, along the Grand Canyon Loop Trail.