Flowers & Blooms

Flowers & Blooms

How to Harvest and Prepare Dandelion Roots I

Many people want to get rid of dandelion from their gardens. They see it as almost a weed. Others, however, wish to grow and use dandelion. Dandelions are very beautiful plants and they can be used in many different ways….

Paperwhite Narcissus
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How to Grow Paperwhite Narcissus

Paperwhite Narcissus bulbs look fresh and can brighten any home. They are particularly useful during holiday season and they make excellent decoration. However, many people find it difficult to handle and care for Narcissus bulbs. The bulbs often get leggy…

Echinacea
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How to Grow Echinacea

Echinacea is a plant with great looking flowers. This plant is known for its beauty and numerous health properties. You may consider growing it in your garden because of its flowers of because of its medical properties. This plant has…

Flowers & Blooms

Caring for Ponytail Palm

The “Ponytail Palm tree” is an interesting plant many people like to grow in their homes. This plant is not a palm at all: it’s a member of the Lilaceae (lily family). It’s known under several names so it’s not…

Chrysanthemums in Pot
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Growing Chrysanthemums in Pots

Many people like to grow Chrysanthemums in their gardens, but you may also grow them indoors in pots. These plants can thrive when potted and this can be an excellent way to protect them from frost and other harsh winter…

Daisy Flowers
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Common Daisy-Like Flowers

If you like Daisies but are looking for something a bit different for your garden, there are many plants you can try. These plants produce gorgeous Daisy-like flowers that add variety and something new to your garden. They are also…

Flowers & Blooms

How to Winterize Your Mandevilla Plant

Many home gardeners wonder about what to do with their mandevilla plants during the winter. How to winterize your mandevillas and what is the best way to prepare them for cold months? Those are just some of the questions home…

Flowers & Blooms

How to Make Your Orchids Bloom

Orchid flowers need some time and excellent care to develop properly and reach their full potential. There are, however, some things you can do to speed up their blooming process and produce better flowers. After orchids bloom, we want the…

Flowers & Blooms

How to Cut Dead Flowers from an Orchid

It’s always a great experience to see your Phalaenopsis orchid produce gorgeous blossoms. We all want our orchids to grow beautifully. A Phalaenopsis orchid produce long-lasting flowers and they can last for months. However, they will eventually fade. Dead flowers…

Flowers & Blooms

Pruning Young Roses: Yes or No?

Many rose owners wonder when it’s the best time to prune their roses. There are different opinions about this. Many inexperienced gardeners wonder if it’s ok to prune a young rose or if it’s best to leave it alone for…

Gerbera Daisies Outdoors
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Planting Gerbera Daisies Outdoors

Gerbera Daisy (Gerbera jamesonii) is a gorgeous plant that gives beautiful, daisy-like flowers. Its blooms come in many different colors so they are very varied and can truly make your home look more stunning. The plant, also known as Transvaal…

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