Plants

  • Succulents: Growing Them Indoors
    Succulents are easy to grow indoors, requiring little care, if provided with the right conditions. Many attempts at growing plants indoors fail, because either too much attention is required, or the....
  • Wholesale Hostas
    Buying wholesale hostas and ferns is what you doubtless want to do you're on the grounds committee for your condominium complex. Maybe you're the new property manager for an office park. Wholesale nur....
  • Yarrow Perennials
    Once referred to as the Cinderella plant, yarrow perennials--of which there are as many as 11 species and numerous hybrids--are indeed as lovely as they are reliable. Large and brightly colored flower....
  • Insect Identification
    Nothing can ruin the joy of a beautiful lawn like an infestation of insects. They ruin plants and make us itch and uncomfortable. Some, such as ticks, even give us diseases, like Lyme disease. Before ....
  • Seaweed Fertilizers
    Organic seaweed fertilizer is becoming increasingly popular among people looking for alternatives to chemical fertilizers. Not only are organic fertilizers better for the environment and your yard, bu....
  • Wholesale Nursery Plants
    The minimum number stipulation for buying wholesale nursery plants is usually about 500. And, more often than not, 500 of a single plant are more than most of us want or need. Furthermore, many nurser....
  • Hosta Gardens
    Midsummer bloomers and easy to care for, hosta gardens are popular with good reason. The variety among these broad-leaves shade lovers so tolerant of dappled sunlight opens the door to design opportun....
  • Peony Perennials
    You're best off planting--that is, propagating--garden peony perennials in the fall. Those not planted until the spring often will not bloom for several years. Be sure to buy plants in "divisions" wit....
  • Insecticides
    Insecticides should be treated with respect and not used lightly. They are usually strong and are intended to kill, so practice every bit of caution that you can when applying them. Before you go out ....
  • Snow Molds
    Snow mold is a disease caused by a fungus that appears in the early spring after the snow melts. Snow molds become active under the cover of snow during the winter. There are two kinds of snow mold, g....