According to Bowley (l.c. 176) it is disturbing that it is only known to be growing wild in the valley of Kashmir, for, with so limited a location there must be some anxiety that it might disappear in the course of agriculture and other developments.
* Fragrant white or pink flowers to 3" across; 8" evergreen leaves; parent of many hybrids; native to eastern China. It blooms from April to May, with trusses of 6–12 flowers, campanulate, white to pink, and fragrant.
* An easily grown plant, succeeding in ordinary garden soil, especially if it is rich in organic matter. * The leaves are cardiac, stimulant and tonic. * Yellowish flowers marked with rusty red, particularly on the inside; in spikes; biennial or short-lived...
The tree has 3/8" dark purple fruit. The fruit is a favorite of birds, but because of their size (small, pea sized) and color are considered inconspicuous to humans. The leaves are obovate and have serrated margins.
* An essential oil called Cassie is distilled from the flowers. * While the point of origin is Mexico and Central America the species has a pantropical distribution incorporating Northern Australia and Southern Asia.
Perfect trees, in flower and foliage. Leaves turn brilliant fall-red, studded with showy scarlet berries. Lovely dogwoods reach 25' or more in sun or shade. Sure to excite you when 2-3'', showy, starlike flowers appear in early spring.
Once established, it's easy to care for and resistant to drought and disease. This garden plant contrasts well with ferns and hostas in the landscape. Mahonia Soft Caress, Landscape and Garden, Live Plants: Mahonia Soft Caress is a unique plant that brings...
✓ For best results, place this Southern Living plant in a location exposed to partial sunlight or shade
The Sweet Bay Tree, or Laurus nobilis is a large, dense, aromatic evergreen shrub, Popular with cooks the world over, its dark-green, glossy leaves are used in a variety of ways, some of which are toxic when consumed.
Crotons grow fast; plants less than 12 inches tall may become bushy 3 to 5 foot shrubs within two or three years if not pruned. Leaf shapes also vary: they may be slender and up to 18 inches long, flat and up to 6 inches wide, lobed, ribbed, crinkled...
A kiwi green throat completes the captivating look.Giant Amaryllis are easy and thrilling to grow indoors, and a great gift for a child or the home bound person. Minerva Giant Dutch Amaryllis - 28/30 cm Bulb Amaryllis Bulb Minerva - Red Blooms with Blazing...
The seeds are legumes with large numbers of black seeds that contain cytisine (an alkaloid extremely poisonous to humans but also goats and horses, especially when not ripe. * Pendulous clusters of golden-yellow flowers; trifoliate leaves; bushy, usually...
The Peace Lily is very different from many plants used today indoors. 9Greenbox - Peace Lily, Spathyphyllium - 4" Pot Spathiphyllum the genus name means, literally, "leaf spathe", with spathe defined as "A large bract or pair of bracts sheathing a flower...
The thick walled fruits are sweet and tasty and turn from light yellow to bright red upon ripening. The Sweet Banana peppers measure up to 7 inches in length by 1-1/2 inches thick, oblong and tapered to a point.
If you are looking for an attractive indoor tree that is easy to maintain consider the Brussel's Bonsai Dwarf Hawaiian Umbrella Bonsai in Water Pot. This Bonsai does well in low light environments, making it a wonderful addition to an office or home.
✓ Includes 13 in. humidity tray, deco rock and proper care brochure
Rich striations and bright colors resemble a beautiful butterfly! An unforgettable Amaryllis gift! Often referred to as "butterfly" Amaryllis, the Papillio variety flutters open to reveal a striking tapestry of white, maroon, and lime tones! Like the...
Its strongly irritant action within the gut is thought to stimulate the cough reflex and increase the production of a more fluid mucus within the respiratory passages[ * Common Soapwort ( Saponaria officinalis ) is a vespertine flower , and a common perennial...
Most are native to rocky, arid regions east of Europe. And you'll enjoy these little beauties during early spring every year from the day you plant them. They are all really botanical heirlooms in the truest sense, and deserve a place in every garden.
* Aconitum napellus (Monkshood, "aconite", "Wolf's Bane", Fuzi , "Monk's Blood", or "Monk's Hood") is a species of Aconitum in the family Ranunculaceae , native and endemic to western and central Europe .
Crop Year: 2002
Germination Test Type: estimate
Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 27
Common Name: Monk's-hood , Venus' Chariot, Monk's Hood
Wormwood is a great herb to growin the herb garden, but you will want to take caution when growing it around other medicinal and culinaryherbs. Growing Conditions Wormwood will thrive in an area of partial shade, with temperatures of at least 70F.
It has a distinct color that stands out easily. This plant needs to be watered at least two times a week until it is established. It can be planted as a shrubby groundcover due to its overall size or as a foundation plant.
✓ Dramatic foliage color
✓ USDA Zone: 6-9
✓ Hardy in USDA zones 6-9
Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H): 20.00 x 6.75 x 6.75 Inches