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Strawberry Introduction to the Strawberry Varieties Page If you have decided to plant strawberries and need help sorting through the myriad of strawberry varieties to pick the right one for you, you’ve come to the right spot! Ever since the Garden Strawberry began to dominate the commercial strawberry industry (see the history section on the Strawberry Plant page for more details), a concerted effort to breed a better strawberry has occurred.
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Peace Tree Farm is a Certified Organic greenhouse company located in the countryside of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Peace Tree Farm encompases an acre of greenhouses on a historic 25-acre farm. It was named 'Peace Tree Farm' inspired by the Native American word "tohickon", which means "peace tree". Plant and Variety Database. SFSeedLibrary. Capsicum genus annuum chinense baccatum frutescens pubescens plus wild capsicum species. Capsicum terminology is very confusing with Pepper, chilli, chile, chili, aji, paprika and capsicum all used interchangeably to describe the plants and pods of the genus Capsicum.
We have chosen to use 'chile' as this is the most common terminology used in the UK. It is believed Chiles were first cultivated by the people of Central and South America in around 7000BC and there are now a bewildering range of over 3000 known varieties ranging from the mildest bell pepper to the fiery hot habanero. The botantical 'genus' to which all chiles belong is Capsicum (CAP-see-coom), from the greek kapto meaning 'to bite'. The genus Capsicum is also a member of the wider Solanaceae or nightshade family and therefore Chile peppers are closely related to their genetic cousins, the tomato, potato, tobacco and eggplant. Chile Facts. Thomas Etty Esq. - Heritage Vegetable & Flower Seeds. Veg_seed_timeline.pdf (application/pdf Object) Homepage - American Botanical Council. Arnica Adulteration Bulletin Released by ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants ProgramThe ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Program announces the publication of a new Botanical Adulterants Bulletin (BAB) on arnica (Arnica montana).
Read more here. Nature’s Way Adopts Five Botanicals through American Botanical Council’s Education ProgramABC acknowledges the generous support of Nature’s Way for ABC’s Adopt-an-Herb program, with the adoption of five herbs on the ABC HerbMedPro database. Read more here. French Supplement Manufacturer Pharmatoka Adopts Cranberry through Adopt-an-Herb ProgramABC announces the support of Pharmatoka with the adoption of cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon) for ABC’s Adopt-an-Herb botanical education program. Read more here. ABC seeks a contract writer for HerbClip™.
Reseda alba L. - Resedaceae - Reseda bianca. Pianta erbacea biennale o perenne alta 20 - 80 cm.
Il fusto è eretto e ramoso. Home Page. Herbs - Wholesale Suppliers and Exporters of Herbs from India. Lost Crops of the Incas: Little-Known Plants of the Andes with Promise for Worldwide Cultivation. Perennial Results: Plant View - Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' An intriguing grass for the shade which is perfect for the formal Japanese garden.
Variegated but nearly all yellow, the leaf blades have narrow green stripes, mostly near the margins. Perhaps its most fascinating attribute is the cascading habit in which most of the leaves arch in the same direction, appearing much like a golden waterfall. Plant this grass where it will cascade down slopes, drape over rocks, crawl over the edges of walls, at the front of the garden, or even in containers. Though this grass does spread by stolons, it is a slow grower and will not rapidly overtake its neighbors. When grown in part shade, the yellow tones in the leaves will be most pronounced. Hakonechloa is grown mainly for its beautiful foliage, though it does produce seed heads. Origin: Not Native to North America Characteristics: Height: 1-2 Feet Spread: 2-3 Feet Flower Color: Tan shades Foliage Color: Variegated Sun or Shade?
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A clearinghouse of information about native and naturalized plants of the Carolinas and Georgia. Here you can see pictures of plants in different seasons of the year, hear their Latin names pronounced, learn their natural habitats, discover interesting places to visit, and look up botanical terms. The ReadMeFirst page is a good place to start. Then use the search tool to query by common or scientific name, by plant description, by family, or even by site. Explore the articles, the links, the recommended books.... Schisandra: Ultimate Superberry.
Yes, Schisandra is a berry, but don’t think of it as another superfruit like goji or acai.
Think strange, exotic, and only used for medicine. The berry of Schisandra chinensis owes its name Wu Wei Zi (five flavored berry) to the fact that it is sweet, sour, salty, bitter and pungent. Nobody eats this stuff with yogurt. Rather, Schisandra berry is made into various medicinal preparations for longevity and overall vitality. The first time I ever experienced Schisandra, I was in northeast China with some people involved in the medicinal plant trade.
Schisandra is the berry of a climbing vine native to northeast China and parts of Russia. Last summer I visited the main area of Schisandra berry cultivation, in China’s northeast Liaoning province. Plant Information. Tatiana's TOMATObase - Heritage Tomatoes - Tatiana's TOMATOBase. Wild Plants of Malta - Main Page (by Stephen Mifsud) PROTA. THE POISON GARDEN website. Herbs - Wholesale Suppliers and Exporters of Herbs from India. Plant Hardiness Zone Map. The International Plant Names Index - home page. Herbs, Medicinal Plants, Finding and using wild herbs. Invasive Species: Information, Images, Videos, Distribution Maps. UM-Dearborn College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters. Plant Nutrient Deficiency Database (NutDef) Dynamic Accummulator Weeds. Untitled.
Species Fungorum Home Page. The fungal website. UW Herbarium at the Burke - Burke Museum. The University of Washington Herbarium (also known as WTU) is an international resource for research into the diversity, distribution and ecology of Pacific Northwest vascular plants, non-vascular plants, fungi, lichen, and algae.
With over 600,000 specimens currently in the collections and between 5,000-10,000 specimens added annually, WTU is one of the largest herbaria in the region. A history of WTU can be found here. The Herbarium has an active loan and exchange program, and is open to the public. For information about loans or visiting WTU, contact the Collections Manager. Support from the National Science Foundation's Biological Research Collections program (2003-2007) led to our databasing over 120,00 Pacific Northwest vascular plant specimens, which are available through our online database.
Search Herbarium Database Herbarium volunteer Fred Weinmann pressing Nuphar polysepala (spatterdock) on the Herbarium Foray to the Okanogan National Forest Photo by Richard G. Maps & Lists. Herbs To Herbs. Rainy Side Gardeners - Pacific Northwest Gardening - Rainyside.com. Plant lust - seriously simple search for plants. Plant Catalog. All About Russian and Siberian Kale - napus kale. Seed Weight: - 215 seeds/gm or 6,000 seeds/ounce.
(Wild Garden) - 300 seeds/gm or 8,400 seeds/ounce. Chinese Medicinal Herb Farm - Home. Slugs and Salal - Gardening Pacific Northwest. Perennial Resource. Home. Untitled Document. Home — The Plant List. Hort.net. Crops of Honorable Mention. Legume Family [ Back to top of this page ] Bean leaves (Phaseolus vulgaris) Outside of Africa and Indonesia, few people realize that bean plants produce leaves that are a highly nutritious and tasty potherb eaten throughout Africa and in Indonesia. They are extremely rich in beta-carotene, vitamin C, iron, calcium and protein. Bean leaves are grown in two different ways.
When grown as a separate crop it is planted more densely than when grown for beans and the plants are usually uprooted at 3-5 weeks. Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) A very popular boiled green in India called Mehta, fenugreek (literally Greek hay) is an extremely rich source of iron in that largely vegetarian country. Pigeon pea (Cajanus cajanr) Pigeon pea is native to Africa and ranks sixth in world production of dry legume seeds. Hyacinth bean (Lablab purpureus or Dolichos lablab) A climbing short lived perennial native to India. West Indian Pea Tree (Sesbania grandifolia) eFloras.org Home. Herbs In Alphabetical Order. Herbs have caught the imagination of mankind ever since its advent on the earth.
They have been admired for their beauty and fragrance, and savoured for their flavour, for thousands of years. Moreover, they have been used as medicines for common ailments and injuries like sore throat and battle wounds, as well as more difficult health conditions like hypertension and heart diseases, since the earliest of times. All ancient systems of medicine have been based upon the use of herbs. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - The University of Texas at Austin. Plants « Edible Plant Project. Plant Information Online. OnlinePlantGuide.com > Plant Information and Pictures. Herbal Information, Gardening and Hydroponic Supplies. Plants For A Future : 7000 Edible, Medicinal & Useful Plants. Recommended this month New Book ** Edible Perennials: 50 Top perennials from Plants For A Future [Paperback] Current interest in forest or woodland garden designs reflects an awareness that permanent mixed plantings are inherently more sustainable than annual monocultures.
They safeguard and enrich soil ecosystems, enable plants to form cooperative combinations, make use of layers above and below the soil, and they create benign microclimates which soften winds and recycle the rain. The challenge is productivity: how can yields of useful foods and other useful materials be maximised? The latest book from Plants For A Future is a resource for discovering some of the answers.