Flowers & Blooms

White Bird of Paradise
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How to Care for White Bird of Paradise

White Bird of Paradise is a gorgeous plant that many people want to grow in their homes and gardens. While this is not the most complicated plant to care for, there are certain things you need to know about White…

Chrysanthemum Flowers
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How to Overwinter Chrysanthemums

If you wish to grow Chrysanthemums in your garden you need to know how to help them survive winter. These plants are not difficult to grow but they don’t do well in cold weather. It is therefore important to know…

Jasmine Propagation
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Jasmine Flower Propagation

If you like Jasmine plants, you might wish to propagate them. This is the best way to get more of these plants for your home, or you may offer them as gifts for your friends and family. A great advantage…

Black Eyed Susan Vine
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The Best Annual Flowering Vines

Annual flowering vines are a great addition to your garden. They are ideal for those who wish to have some flowers and colors in their gardens almost all year long. Vines flower from mid-summer till the first frosts, so they…

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Preventing Orchid “Bud Blasts”

Plants such as Phalaenopsis (moth orchids) don’t tolerate cold and temperature changes. This is important to keep in mind when deciding to keep your orchids indoors during winter. Remember: it may be warm indoors but your orchid can still suffer…

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Pruning Phalaenopsis Orchids

Phalaenopsis orchids are among the most popular types of orchids. To have your orchid thrive and bloom for a long time, there are several things you need to consider. For example, when choosing a blooming orchid, it’s best to pick…

Orange Chrysanthemums
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Quick Facts about Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemums are gorgeous flowering plants that many choose for their homes. The main reason to grow Chrysanthemums are hose beautiful, bright flowers that bloom in many colors. Chrysanthemums are actually herbaceous plants that can be both annual and perennial. It…

Parrots Beak
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Parrot’s Beak: A Colorful Tropical Plant

Heliconia psittacorum, also known as “Parakeet Flower” or “Parrot’s Beak”, is a popular plant that many people choose to grow in their homes. This variety is the most common type of heliconia that many people grow. The main reason for…

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Starting Perennials from Seed II

As explained in part I, there are certain perennial species and varieties that are very suitable to be grown from seeds. Growing these plants from seeds offers numerous advantages, so it’s actually very advisable to use this method of starting…

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Oncidium Orchids Care: 8 Mistakes to Avoid

Oncidium orchids, also known as the “Dancing Ladies” are very popular plants known for centuries. Oncidium orchids are among the most diverse orchids in the world. One of the most famous cultivars is Oncidium kramerianum, originally from Colombia and Ecuador….

Gerbera Daisy
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Combining Gerbera Daisies with Other Plants

Many people choose to grow Gerbera Daisies because of their gorgeous flowers. In order to make the most out of these plants and their beautiful blooms, you need to know how to combine colors and how to make your plants…

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Hellebores: Popular Hybrids and Varieties

Hellebores (also known as Lenten Roses) are becoming more and more popular. There is increased interest in these plants so many people wish to learn more about them and how to care for them properly. It’s best to plant Hellebores…