It is a naturally occuring beneficial fungus that colonizes on the new growing roots of plants. An example would be 10-10-10 or 12-4-8. Its rare for me to say this but if you are growing a long hedge of Golden Euonymus it would be acceptable to use non-electric...
Any type of mulch will do but cypress or hardwood mulch will be of a higher quality and provide better nutrition overall as they breakdown. A general rule of thumb is to count to 5 for every one gallon of pot size.
When roots are burned, the first sign is often scorched looking leaves. The amount of chemical fertilizer used per plant will vary with the size of the plant and it's root system. The second number in the fertilizer equation is representative of Phosphorus.
The most common cause of plant death after transplanting is planting the new plant to deep. Commercial manure or compost can be applied once in the spring around the base of the Compact Japanese Holly.
Unlimited Garden Uses The Barbara Karst Bougainvillea is available as a vine or already trimmed and trained in tree-form . When ordering in tree-form, all the work of training the vine into a single trunk is complete .
Tolerant of various types of soil, as well as drought. Attracting all kinds of birds to your landscape. A good shrub selection for zones 5-9 Prefers partial to full sun. No more worries about being pricked by holly leaves with this one! Small, glossy...
The interplay between burgundies and reds makes this one of the most outstanding shrub options available. The Ever Red's floral display begins in late winter, as wonderfully scented, deep red blooms invade your shrub for an unforgettable show of color.
Get Creative! It's Easy to Shape This evergreen beauty responds well to pruning and is commonly shaped into globes, boxes, or ovals. It's pest, deer and disease resistant. Experiment with creating different shapes.
The hands down favorite rosemary of top chefs worldwide is Tuscan Blue (Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Tuscan Blue'). (It can't abide cold weather or wet feet, though, so plant it accordingly.) In zone 8-10 it grows into a 6 foot tall shrub that will bloom...
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Foliage: Evergreen shrub
Mature Spread: 1 - 4 feet
Moisture: Water carefully to establish then only as needed during hot dry periods
Many gardeners apply a pruning sealant or paint to all cut surfaces after pruning, but that practice is generally not necessary. The premise is based on the fact that these older and well established camellias can derive all their nutrients from their...
Their purple blooms and compact size makes them the perfect decoration for table tops and or corners. The tough nature of this Lavender Plant, they're a popular item that sells out fast! We recommend getting yours today, before they're gone!
Not just pretty, but tough too. You don't even have to fertilize them, though you can if you want to see how big these flowers can get. Just plant your Azaleas and watch them bloom and bloom and bloom.
New spring shoots emerge vibrant green, darkening to a richer shade as they mature. With several different types of yew shrubs available, you can feel confident with the proven performance of the Hicksii Yew.
Fertilizing at this time may stimulate new growth that will be too tender to withstand the winter. A general rule of thumb is to count to 5 for every one gallon of pot size. We suggest when planting your newly purchased Autumn Coral Encore Azalea plants...
Potassium is the element represented by the third number on the fertilizer bag. Can be used to help aid in this process and also provide plants with a good soaking due to the slow release of the water into the root-zone of the plant.
It does best in well-drained, acidic soil - in full to partial sun. Choose where to put it and be confident it will thrive. The velvety soft blooms will adorn its deep green foliage into summer adding a lightly perfumed scent to the air.
Great planted in masses and do well in geometric planting designs such as hedges and flower garden windbreaks. You'll see a buzz of excitement from your neighbors when they comment on how beautiful your yard looks with these vibrant shrubs.
Great winter interest due to the flower clusters. The second number in the fertilizer equation is representative of Phosphorus. Elements such as Magnesium, Sulfur, Calcium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Zinc, Boron, and Molybdenum play very important roles...
You'll want to water the bushes regularly after planting until they've been well established. He is active in numerous organizations, including the , the International Plant Propagators Society, and the Louisiana Nursery and Landscape Association.
In choosing the basic type of fertilizer for your camellia needs, it is important to determine what you need your camellias to do. It is generally recommended to not use power equipment such as gas hedgers to prune camellias.
The distinct, ovate-elliptical leaves lend a pop of exquisite color to your landscape, especially set against a green backdrop . In fact, growers are advised to prune the shrub at least once per year because the Sand Cherry is so robust! The grower shrub...
Carrying its heavenly scent throughout your garden and beyond, the long-lived Kleims Gardenia will take you back and help you forge new memories for a generation. Order your Kleims Hardy Gardenia today.
An early bloom in March brings vibrant colors to your yard or landscape right at the start of the season. Once they mature to a ripened red, remove the small, speckled fruit and use them to make incredible homemade jellies and jams you won't soon forget.