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Triodanis perfoliata (Clasping venus's looking-glass) Search for native plants by scientific name, common name or family.

Triodanis perfoliata (Clasping venus's looking-glass)

If you are not sure what you are looking for, try the Combination Search or our Recommended Species lists. Clerodendrum fragrans pleniflorum - Glasshouse Works. Callisia fragrans - Glasshouse Works. Begonia Silver Peridot - Glasshouse Works. Triodanis perfoliata (Clasping venus's looking-glass) Lantana Bandito™ (Lantana camara) Features Lantana is one of the best flowering annuals for adding lasting color to hot, dry situations.

Lantana Bandito™ (Lantana camara)

The Bandito™ series provides clusters of brilliant blooms on a tidy, mounding plant. A Gardener's Guide to Salvias. Grow the Butterfly Ginger for fragrance and food! The butterfly ginger is a plant that deserves a place in any tropical themed outdoor garden.

Grow the Butterfly Ginger for fragrance and food!

It is an unusual ginger that bears flowers that give off an overpowering, sweet fragrance. If you are looking for a plant to fill up that shady spot in your fragrant garden, the butterfly ginger is one suitable candidate. Unlike many tropical, fragrant flowering shrubs that require a location with full sun to grow and flower, the butterfly ginger, instead, thrives in such a location. Online Coleus Plant Catalog. Orchid Identification. San Marcos Growers >Grevillea. The grevilleas are a remarkable and beautiful group of plants.

San Marcos Growers >Grevillea

The variability between species is incredible but characteristic to the Protea family (Proteaceae) of which they belong; the namesake of the family, the god Proteus was noted for his ability to change his appearance and form at will. Among the 270 or more species, almost entirely from Australia, the habit can be that of a large forest tree or a diminutive crevice plant. The color and structure of the flowers and leaf size and shape are so different in the many species that their relationship is often lost to the casual observer.

Shared attributes that might be noted as common to the genus are that they are woody evergreen plants that usually have interestingly intricate and beautiful flowers. Grow the Butterfly Ginger for fragrance and food! Plants & Flowers » Astrophytum myriostigma nudum. Common name: Bishop’s Cap Cactus, Bishop’s Hat Family: Cactaceae.

Plants & Flowers » Astrophytum myriostigma nudum

24 surprising plant combos. Cut flowers: cutting and conditioning/RHS Gardening. Education Center. Introductory Level. Disease Lessons. Books & Media - Piet Oudolf. Herbs, Begonias, Starter Plants & Perennials From Peace Tree Farm. Trees of Joy. Trees and Shrubs Pictures and Reference covering both hardy and tender trees and shrubs. Prairie Nursery : Native Plants. Gardening Tips for the Santa Cruz Mountains. Koala Blooms. The Koala Blooms plant introduction program is a joint venture between the Arboretum at UC Santa Cruz, nursery growers here in California and growers in Australia.

Koala Blooms

Plants are initially imported to the Arboretum from Australia and are trialed in the garden. Selections are made and these plants undergo trials by the wholesale nurseries participating in the program. Patent USPP10855 - Cenizo shrub named `Bertstar Dwarf` - Google Patents. The present invention relates to a new and distinct variety of Cenizo shrub (Leucophyllum frutescens) which was discovered in a population of containerized Leucophyllum frutescens "Compacta" at Turkey Creek Farms, Travis County, Austin, Tex.

Patent USPP10855 - Cenizo shrub named `Bertstar Dwarf` - Google Patents

The invention is derived from a two year old plant initially selected in March 1991 for further evaluation and transplanted to a landscape on the Turkey Creek site. It has been successfully asexually propagated at facilities of Lone Star Growers in San Antonio, Tex., using a quick dip of 1% solution of IBA on semi-hardwood tip cuttings, placed under mist, April through September. The rooting percentage is 90% to 95%. The genus Leucophyllum comprises 14 species distributed mostly in Mexico. Plants For A Future : 7000 Edible, Medicinal & Useful Plants. Special Collections: Supports Conservation Biological Control.

Lemon Verbena Reviews. Wikipedia: Aloysia_citrodora Updated: Aug. 26, 2013 About Lemon Verbena A lemon verbena plant in bloom.

Lemon Verbena Reviews

Arid Zone Trees. Alibaba Group. How to grow perennial vegetables. Known as Cedrela sinensis or Toona sinensis (Chinese Mahogany), this deciduous tree is recognized by its vertical stems bearing pink, almost florescent, new growth.

how to grow perennial vegetables

The 1-2 foot long leaves with pointed oblong leaflets emerge in many tones of red, in good years bright pink, and then turn to green with age. It typically grows 15-20 feet but often is cut to the ground to maintain an interesting and colorful lower planting. On older wood the spring-blooming white flowers hang on long clusters below the foliage. Plant in full sun to light shade and water regularly to occasionally. The Fragrant Spring Tree is best cut to the ground every few years or trim down alternate stems to maintain size within the garden. The Fragrant Spring Tree is native to eastern and southeastern Asia, from North Korea south through most of eastern, central and southwestern China to Nepal, northeastern India, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, and western Indonesia. Seeds for Lawn and Shrub Plants. Discover Life. 8 Edibles You Can Grow Indoors This Winter - Urban Farm. Don’t give up on gardening just because it’s cold.

8 Edibles You Can Grow Indoors This Winter - Urban Farm

Get your green-thumb fix by growing these fruits and vegetables inside. Item No. p8120 Evolvulus 'Blue Daze' Urban Farmer Organic Seeds - Urban Farmer. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - The University of Texas at Austin. Callirhoe involucrata (Winecup) How to Grow Hibiscus. Hibiscus (Hibiscus sabdariffa), also called roselle, is a short-day plant usually grown in tropical and subtropical areas. In the United States, it has been grown commercially in Florida, California, Louisiana and Kentucky.

Many home gardeners have figured out how to grow Hibiscus successfully as a warm weather annual in Oklahoma, New Jersey and even farther north. In temperate Zones, start hibiscus in pots at the same time as you would tomatoes. When seedlings are 3 to 4 inches high, transplant them to a sunny spot in the garden. Space plants 3 feet apart in rows 5 feet apart. The small leaves and tender branch tips are a refreshing addition to fresh salads. On our central Virginia farm, flowering of our preferred ‘Thai Red’ roselle variety begins in late July to mid-August, and continues until frost. How Biological Farming Can Make Better Food Supply.

Why Dirt Matters to Your Health. Methow Valley Herbs: Start Here. Logee's Greenhouses - Plants For Home & Garden - Fruiting, Rare and Tropical Plants. Plant Sempervivum succulents for fuss-free garden color and character all year. Hugelkultur: the ultimate raised garden beds. Raised garden bed hugelkultur after one month. Landsat Satellites Find the 'Sweet Spot' for Crops. BG-Map Botanical Garden Mapping System - BGMAP. Eat The Weeds by Green Deane, the most watched forager in the world. Welcome to the PLANTS Database. The Antique Rose Emporium. Firespike — a Must-Have Plant. Plants on-line, New Plant, Shade Plants, New Plants, Ornamental Grass, Plant Nurseries, Native Plant.