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SucculentopediaEuphorbia antiquorum (Antique Spurge)Euphorbia antiquorum (Antique Spurge) is a succulent shrub or small tree, up to 23 feet (7 m) tall, with ascending branches. Older stems…SucculentopediaSedum sarmentosum (Stringy Stonecrop)Sedum sarmentosum (Stringy Stonecrop) is a mat-forming succulent with creeping and ascending, branched stems that grow up to up to 10…SucculentopediaEuphorbia neriifolia (Indian Spurge Tree)Euphorbia neriifolia (Indian Spurge Tree) is an erect, prickly, succulent shrub or small tree, up to 20 feet (6 m) tall, with thick stems and large…SucculentopediaImpatiens mirabilis (Giant Impatiens)Impatiens mirabilis (Giant Impatiens) is one of the several caudiciform Impatiens.

Gravel Garden Plants – Learn How To Make A Gravel Garden

Gravel Garden Plants – Learn How To Make A Gravel Garden

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistThere are all kinds of creative solutions to landscape problems. What is a gravel garden? These spaces are not only covered with gravel mulch but also host a variety of plants or even a pond. There is a wide range of gravel garden plants that combine hardiness with tolerance to diverse moisture levels.

Echeveria agavoides 'Romeo'

Echeveria agavoides 'Romeo'

Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Echeveria agavoides & 39;Romeo& 39;& 34;Browsing: Echeveria agavoides & 39;Romeo& 39;SucculentopediaEcheveria agavoides & 39;Romeo& 39; (Romeo Wax Agave)Echeveria agavoides & 39;Romeo& 39; (Romeo Wax Agave) is a succulent that forms clumps of rosettes with gray-purple leaves with red edges and a…

Information About Purslane

Information About Purslane

Get Started Can You Eat Purslane – Tips For Using Edible Purslane PlantsBy Mary Ellen EllisPurslane is a weedy bane of many gardeners and yard perfectionists. Portulaca oleracea is tenacious, grows in a variety of soils, and regrows from seeds and fragments of stem. But did you know this weed is actually edible?

Stapelia leendertziae f. cristata (Crested Black Bells)

Stapelia leendertziae f. cristata (Crested Black Bells)

Scientific NameStapelia leendertziae f. cristataCommon NamesCrested Black Bells, Crested Maroon Cup Starfish, Crested Rugose Cup StarfishScientific ClassificationFamily: ApocynaceaeSubfamily: AsclepiadoideaeTribe: StapeliaeGenus: StapeliaDescriptionStapelia leendertziae f. cristata is a fascinating succulent with dull green to reddish, fan-shaped stems that hung down elegantly over the pot.

Stone Plant

Stone Plant

SucculentopediaLithops marmorata (Living Stones)Lithops marmorata is a dwarf succulent that forms clumps of many bodies composed of two smooth, gray to pale gray-green leaves with a…SucculentopediaLithops lesliei (Leslie& 39;s Living Stone)Lithops lesliei (Living Stone) is a small, almost stemless succulent with soft rootstocks that produces a pair of leaves with the shape of…SucculentopediaPleiospilos compactus (Mimicry Plant)Pleiospilos compactus (Mimicry Plant) is a perennial succulent that grows with 1 to 3 leaf-pairs and may form small mats.

Information About Pipsissewa

Information About Pipsissewa

Get Started Pipsissewa Plant Info: Uses And Care Of Pipsissewa In The GardenBy Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden WriterAlso known as striped and spotted wintergreen, Pipsissewa is a low-growing woodland plant that isn& 39;t difficult to grow. In fact, the care of Pipssisewa plants is simple. Read this article for more Pipsissewa plant information.

What Is Oleocellosis – What Causes Spots On Citrus Fruit

What Is Oleocellosis – What Causes Spots On Citrus Fruit

By: Amy GrantOleocellosis of citrus, also known as citrus oil spotting, oleo, bruising, green spot and (incorrectly) “gas burn,” is a peel injury resulting from mechanical handling. The results are spots on citrus fruit that can have devastating financial consequences to commercial growers and shippers of citrus.

Reasons For Galling On Aloe Plants – What Is Wrong With My Aloe Plant

Reasons For Galling On Aloe Plants – What Is Wrong With My Aloe Plant

By: Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban AgriculturistSo your aloe plant looks like aliens have invaded the tissue and colonized it? The root cause is not a disease but is actually a tiny insect. Galling on aloe plants is caused by aloe mites, insects so tiny you can’t see them without a magnifying glass.

Avocado Transplanting: Can You Move A Mature Avocado Tree

Avocado Transplanting: Can You Move A Mature Avocado Tree

By: Teo SpenglerAvocado trees (Persea americana) are shallow-rooted plants that can grow to 35 feet (12 m.) tall. They do best in a sunny, wind protected area. If you are thinking of transplanting avocado trees, the younger the tree, the better your chance of success. For more information on transplanting avocado trees, including tips on how to transplant an avocado, read on.

Wireworm Control: How To Get Rid Of Wireworm Pests

Wireworm Control: How To Get Rid Of Wireworm Pests

By: Susan Patterson, Master GardenerWireworms are a major source of grief among corn farmers. They can be very destructive and difficult to control. While not as common in the home garden, learning more about the control of wireworms and how to get rid of wireworm pests in the event they do pop up is your best line of defense.

Information About Leeks

Information About Leeks

Get Started What Are Leek Moths: Tips On Leek Moth ControlBy Jackie CarrollA few years ago the leek moth was seldom seen south of Ontario, Canada. Nowadays, it has become a serious pest of leeks, onions, chives and other alliums in the U.S. as well. Find out about leek moth damage and how to control these destructive pests here.

Gardening With Dark Foliage: Learn About Plants With Dark Purple Leaves

Gardening With Dark Foliage: Learn About Plants With Dark Purple Leaves

Gardening with dark colors can be an exciting idea for gardeners who want to experiment with something a little different. If learning how to use dark foliage plants piques your interest, you may be surprised at the dazzling array of choices. Read on for a few examples of burgundy foliage plants, black foliage plants and plants with dark purple leaves, and how to use them in the garden.

Information About Fringepod

Information About Fringepod

Get Started Ribbed Fringepod Plant Care – Growing Decorative Fringepod SeedsBy Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY GardenThe ribbed fringepod plant (Thysanocarpus radians) is especially attractive when flowers turn to seeds or, more accurately, to seedpods. On this annual is a showy fringed-edge seedpod, which is the primary interest and focal element of the plant.

Denmoza rhodacantha

Denmoza rhodacantha

Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Denmoza rhodacantha& 34;Browsing: Denmoza rhodacanthaSucculentopediaDenmoza rhodacanthaDenmoza rhodacantha is a cactus that slowly grows up to 5 feet (1.

Cephalocereus senilis

Cephalocereus senilis

Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Cephalocereus senilis& 34;Browsing: Cephalocereus senilisSucculentopediaCephalocereus senilis (Old Man Cactus)Cephalocereus senilis (Old Man Cactus) is a columnar cactus with clusters of stems that may grow up to 50 feet (15 m) tall and up to 18…

Apple Crown Gall Treatment – How To Manage Apple Crown Gall

Apple Crown Gall Treatment – How To Manage Apple Crown Gall

By: Teo SpenglerTake all the care in the world not to damage that backyard apple tree. Apple tree crown gall (Agrobacterium tumefaciens) is a disease caused by a bacterium in the soil. It enters the tree through wounds, often wounds inflicted accidentally by the gardener. If you have noticed crown gall on an apple tree, you’ll want to know about apple crown gall treatment.

Welwitschia mirabilis

Welwitschia mirabilis

SucculentopediaWelwitschia mirabilis (Tree Tumbo)Wonderful, weird, strange, bizarre, fascinating, and unique are the words used to describe Welwitschia mirabilis. It has only two opposite…

Poker Plant Care: Growing And Caring For Red Hot Torch Lilies

Poker Plant Care: Growing And Caring For Red Hot Torch Lilies

By: Susan Patterson, Master GardenerIf you’re looking for something grand in the garden or something to attract wildlife friends, then look no further than the red hot poker plant. Growing and caring for torch lilies is easy enough for newbie gardeners too. So what is a red hot poker torch lily and how do you grow red hot pokers?

Beauverd's Widow's-thrill

Beauverd's Widow's-thrill

Prime destination for succulent loversRSSFacebookInstagramTwitterPinterestHomeSucculentopediaBrowse Succulents by Scientific NameBrowse Succulents by Common NameBrowse Succulents by GenusBrowse Succulents by FamilyBrowse Succulents by USDA Hardiness ZoneBrowse Succulents by OriginBrowse Cacti by GenusAbout SucculentsCultivationGeneral CareLight RequirementsPotting SoilWateringFertilizingPests and DiseasesRepottingPropagationPruningGraftingArrangingSucculent UsesMedicinal SucculentsCosmetic SucculentsCulinary SucculentsSacred SucculentsLibraryBooksStoriesMyths and LegendsStampsWorld of Flowering PlantsYou are at:Home » Archive for & 34;Beauverd& 39;s Widow& 39;s-thrill& 34;Browsing: Beauverd& 39;s Widow& 39;s-thrillSucculentopediaKalanchoe beauverdii (Beauverd& 39;s Widow& 39;s-thrill)Kalanchoe beauverdii (Beauverd& 39;s Widow& 39;s-thrill) is a climber with branching, gray, wiry stems that clamber and twine and hold green to…