Skimmia Japonica- Facts and Information on Skimmia Japonica

Skimmia japonica (Japanese Skimmia) is an evergreen shrub that has colorful red berries throughout winter. Get facts and information on growing and caring for Skimmia japonica plants and varieties. Skimmia Japonica Facts and Info Skimmia japonica, also known as Japanese skimmia, grows in Zones 7-8, but can grow in  Zone 6 and 9 under special conditions. Skimmia [...]

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Camellia Japonica- Facts on Japanese Camellia and Cultivars

Camellia japonica, also known as Japanese Camellia is a cherished plant in Southern gardens. Get facts and information on Camellia Japonica and a list of Camellia cultivars and related Camellia species. Japonica camellia is an evergreen shrub used in borders, mixed plantings, as an accent or focal point in protected courtyards, against walls, and as foundation [...]

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Ligularia Dentata- Facts and Info on Growing Lingularia dentata

Ligularia dentata (Bigleaf Ligularia) is a perennial ligularia plant for moist soil. Ligularia dentata is often used in borders and wetlands. You will find facts and information on growing and caring for ligularia dentata varieties. Ligularia dentata plants grow in USDA Zones 3-8. It will reach heights of 3-5’ and will grow 3’ wide. It has a [...]

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Star Jasmine- A Climbing Vine With Many Garden Uses

Star jasmine (Trachelospermum Jasminoides) is a great climbing vine to incorporate into your yard or garden. Find great facts, ideas and info on using fragrant star jasmine. Star Jasmine Facts and Info Star jasmine is an evergreen climbing vine that is commonly grown as an ornamental plant. You will see it used as a climbing vine, as [...]

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Clivia- Growing Clivia miniata and the Clivia Plant

Clivia, (Clivia miniata), or Kaffir lily, has spectacular orange to red blossoms. Clivia miniata is a favorite variety of clivia plants for indoor gardening. Get facts and information on clivia care, propagation, seeds, and growing requirements. Clivia Plant Clivia is a herbaceous evergreen that does not have a bulb, It is a vase-shaped plant with a [...]

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Downspout Diverter- Looking for a Downspout Diverter?

A downspout diverter is an essential piece of equipment for your rain barrel. This is one way to save rainwater and use rain water in your yard or garden. Find downspout diverter facts and information on many types of downspout diverters, diverter parts, kits and materials. Many gardeners like have plants that prefer water and wet areas but [...]

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Garden Stakes- What Type of Garden Stakes are Available?

Garden stakes come in many different types and materials and can be used in many different ways. Find facts and information on types of garden stakes, garden stake materials, and uses of garden stakes for your yard and garden decor. Garden Stake Uses Garden stakes are commonly used in flower beds, shrub borders, herb gardens, rock gardens, [...]

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Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri- Easter Cactus Care, Facts and Info

Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri, Easter cactus, has scalloped leaves and showy flowers. Find facts and information on growing and caring for this beautiful cactus houseplant. “Hatiora gaertneri” is a syn. of this Rhipsalidopsis variety. If you enjoy Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus, you will also enjoy this variety as well. Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri blooms with its exquisite pink, red, or [...]

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