Something About Camellias

How to Grow Camellias

Camellias are long-lived trees and shrubs that provide year-round glossy-green foliage and cool-season flowers. Cultivars of Camellia japonica (Japonicas) and Camellia sasanqua (Sasanquas) are the most commonly grown types of camellias. There are hybrids as well (look for an “X” in the plant name), created by crossing...

Succession Planting in Raised Bed Gardens

Succession Planting - Simply put, it's a way to keep your garden productive longer

1. Make a list of the vegetables you like

2. Find our when they grow

3. Make a plan- You will want to plant two or more crops in the same space at different times...

Houseplants Add Color, Texture and Life to Your Home

The benefits to caring for these green creatures are many:

  • In grade-school science, we learned that plants do the opposite of humans; they absorb carbon dioxide—the very thing we exhale—and in turn release oxygen! This makes plants and people great...

Aloe Vera has Many Wonderful Uses

Easy to Grow: An Aloe Vera plant is easy to take care of. Here are just a few things to keep in mind when watering your Aloe Vera plant:

  • It’s much easier to overwater an Aloe Vera plant than to underwater it
  • When planting into a larger pot, use a...