Originally published by Kathy Hummel on 09/13/2017

ROOTING HYDRANGEA CUTTINGS IN FIVE EASY STEPS

Originally published by Jennifer Schultz Nelson on 12/06/2009

 

'Tis the season for gift giving, and as a plant lover my favorite gifts to give and receive are plants. One of my favorite flowering houseplants is the cyclamen, whose growth cycle is well suited to holiday displays. The cool days of autumn promote dazzling winter blooms in cyclamen.

Originally Published by Sandra Mason 08/28/2007

According to plants, green is "in". Gardeners, however, add plants known for everything but green. In the gardening world purple or yellow colored leaves are "in". Sometimes a change in leaf color can be an indication of nutrient or environmental problems. If your green plants are now yellow, chlorosis may be the issue with the tissue.

Originally Published by Sandra Mason on 7/22/2000
 

The Greek goddess Iris walked a rainbow pathway through the sky and the flower named for her has a rainbow of flower colors. Iris is one of the oldest garden flowers. Iris is often seen as the only remnant of a long since abandoned home.