Plants

  • Online Plant Nurseries
    Online plant nurseries are little more than old-fashioned plant catalogs in a new suit. The nurseries themselves are the same as they always were and probably always will be. The greenhouses are the s....
  • Shade Loving Plants
    Ferns are probably the shade loving plants we're most familiar with, and possibly the most unappreciative. To begin with, there are about 12,000 species of the ancient plant, from tiny moss-like varie....
  • Verbena Perennials
    Native to South and North America, verbena perennials thrive in heat and sun. With a sometimes dazzlingly colorful bloom that lasts from late spring to early fall, these flowers both mound and trail. ....
  • 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....
  • 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....
  • 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....