Dypsis “orange crush” Regular Print – Front

Dypsis “orange crush” Regular Print – Front

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Dypsis lastelianna Jumbo Print – Front

Dypsis lastelianna Jumbo Print – Front

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Death and Injury in the Garden – Safety First

Death and Injury in the Garden – Safety First

Unfortunately, the last thing many of us think about as we head out to work in our gardens is that we may suffer a serious injury or even death. The day is sunny and not too warm. The ground is still moist from last night’s rain. The birds are singing, and your...
Your Soil Is Keeping Secrets

Your Soil Is Keeping Secrets

It hasn’t rained in weeks. It is hot and your soil is getting really dry. So you turn on your sprinklers for a half hour. Do you have any idea how far down it has wet your soil? Do you how many inches of rain it was equivalent to? Did it get down into the root zone?...
Top Ten Ways to Kill a Palm

Top Ten Ways to Kill a Palm

Top Ten Ways to Kill a Palm   TIPS FOR NEW GROWERS – TOP TEN WAYS TO KILL A PALM Top Ten Comments Overheard from a Novice Grower. 10) Everyone, including the Great Dane, will be careful not to step on this newly planted dainty little thing with the...
Epiphytes Scream Tropical

Epiphytes Scream Tropical

Epiphytes Scream Tropical   There is nothing that screams tropical more than epiphytes – “a plant that grows harmlessly upon another plant and derives its moisture and nutrients from the air, rain, and sometimes from debris accumulating around it.”  Perhaps...
Garden of Dr. Mardy Darian

Garden of Dr. Mardy Darian

Garden of Dr. Mardy Darian   The late Mardy Darian was a true plant pioneer. (A short tribute to Mardy) He wasn’t content with the ordinary, and sought out the exotic and rare plants from far away places that he believed he could grow in the dry marginal...
Feed Me – Please!

Feed Me – Please!

Feed Me – Please!   Just a little water and fertilizer – is that too much to ask for? Don’t most people know that plants need a little of both from time to time. Not everyday – like your pets or your kids – just water about once a...
Germinating Palm Seeds – A Primer

Germinating Palm Seeds – A Primer

Germinating Palm Seeds A Primer Many who get bitten by the palm bug also get hooked on germination. The most difficult part of growing palm from seed is finding the patience. But if you’ve been growing palms, you have hopefully located some of that already.You...
Cheating Your Climate

Cheating Your Climate

CHEATING YOUR CLIMATE Identifying Microclimates The further from the warmer tropics you are attempting to garden with tropicals, the better you must know your particular climate and the plants you will be growing. Some tropical looking plants can be very forgiving,...