Giant Pumpkin: Facts, How To Grow And Care

What is a Giant Pumpkin? A Giant pumpkin is simply a pumpkin that is larger in size than the average pumpkin. Contrary to what the name suggests, there is no actual difference between a Giant pumpkin and any other pumpkin in terms of taste or nutritional value. However, Giant pumpkins do tend to have more … Read more

Casablanca Lily: How To Grow And Care In Pots

Introduction The Casablanca lily is named after the Moroccan city of the same name. Like its namesake, the flower is exotic and intoxicatingly beautiful. These elegant flowers are perfect for decorating your home, garden, or even yourself this summer. They come in many different colors, so you can choose the best one for your space. … Read more

Amaryllis Bulbs: How To Grow And Care Year-round

Introduction Amaryllis is a great flower for beginners and anyone who wants to add some cheer indoors. It’s also known as the naked lady, because of its long blooming time (about three months), and the way it drops its leaves around that time too. There is nothing quite like the brilliant red blooms of amaryllis … Read more

Monterey Cypress Tree: How To Grow, Care & Use

Introduction Planting a tree can be a gratifying activity, especially when it’s something that’s going to be around for years to come. One of the best types of trees to plant is a Monterey cypress, which is perfect for growing in places with cold weather. Monterey cypress trees are among the most drought-resistant species, which … Read more

How To Grow And Care For Philodendron Plant

Introduction Philodendrons are classic indoor plants that provide a green backdrop to any home decor. Their lush leaves and easy maintenance make them one of the most popular houseplants, and over the years, over 50 varieties have been discovered. While they may seem like easy plants to care for, there are actually a few things … Read more

Dracaena Marginata: Care And Growing Guide

Overview Dracaena marginata also referred to as Madagascar Dragon, red-edge dracaena or rainbow plant is a member of the Dracaena family, Asparagaceae native to Madagascar and one of the most popular houseplants in North America and Europe. This plant is great for beginners because it is drought tolerant and not at all fussy about their … Read more

Persian Shield Plant: What you need to know

Overview Strobilanthes dyeriana commonly referred to as Persian shield or royal purple plant, is a species of flowering plant in the acanthus family Acanthaceae, native to Myanmar (Burma), where it grows as an evergreen perennial shrub. It gets the name Persian shield because the leaves resemble little, feudal battle shields. Persian shield plant produces 4-7 … Read more

How To Grow Peace Lily In Pots or Containers

Overview Peace lily also referred to as Spath lily, White sail plant or Madonna lily is one of the most popular ornamental plants generally sold for the home interior. The plant bears broad, dark green leaves and charming, creamy-white flowers on tall stems above the foliage. The flower rises up creamy white from the arching … Read more

How to make strawberry plants produce more fruit

Strawberry fruit is widely appreciated for its characteristic aroma, bright red color, juicy texture and sweetness. It is consumed in large quantities, either fresh or in such prepared foods as jam, juice, pies, ice cream, milkshakes and chocolates. Artificial strawberry flavorings and aromas are widely used in products such as candy, soap, lip gloss, perfume … Read more

Care & Growing Guide For Jade Plant (Crassula Ovata)

Crassula ovata, commonly referred to as Jade Plant, lucky plant, money plant, dollar plant, baby jade or money tree, is a succulent plant with small pink or white flowers that is native to the KwaZulu-Natal and Eastern Cape province of South Africa and Mozambique. It is common as a houseplant worldwide. Jade plants feature thick … Read more