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

Creeping Jenny: Care And Growing Guide

Overview Lysimachia nummularia commonly referred to as creeping Jenny is a species of flowering plant in the family Primulaceae. It’s most often grown as an evergreen ground cover in United States. Creeping Jenny spreads naturally with arrowhead-shaped lime-green to medium-green leaves and trumpet-shaped small yellow flowers in spring or summer. The plant grows aggressively, often … Read more

8 Difference Between Monocot And Dicot Seeds

Monocot & Dicot Seeds Seeds are an integral part of sexual reproduction in plants. Seeds are generally formed as the end product of sexual reproduction in plants and are exclusively found in angiosperms and gymnosperms.  Monocot and dicot seeds develop in different ways, but both contain seeds with a seed coat, cotyledons, endosperm and a … Read more

25 Facts About Banana Spider (Golden Silk Orb-Weavers)

Overview The name Banana spider is used to describe a number of different large spider species commonly found throughout the southeastern United States, North America and South America. Banana spiders receive their name because of the yellow/golden-colored silk they create to make their very large webs which they use to catch flying insects, their main … 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

10 Types of Cedar Trees For Landscaping

Overview Cedar trees refer to several species of upright evergreen conifers that have needle-like leaves. These trees have similar form and use, but their growing conditions vary and they do not belong to the same family. Due to their size, these trees are not commonly found in gardens and are usually seen lining streets or … Read more

40 Desert Plants And Their Unique Characteristics

Overview A desert is generally a barren area of landscape where little precipitation occurs and consequently, living conditions are hostile for plants and animal life. Plants and animals that exist in the deserts have evolved to survive harsh conditions, scarce water and barren landscapes. Some desert habitat plants are short lived, only springing up to … Read more