Plants

Learn how to care for every type of plants from houseplants to ornamental plants. Bring more pleasure to your gardening life, and improve your garden/home design.

Bird of Paradise
Bird of Paradise Plants Buying & Growing Guide
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The bird of paradise plant is an evergreen perennial that takes the shape of clump-forming large gray-green foliage. The plant has no stem or trunk, and the leaves appear directly out of the ground. The leaves themselves are stunning and closely resemble those of the banana plant, which is a cousin of the bird of paradise plant.

 Indoor Hanging Plants
8 Indoor Hanging Plants That You Can Grow Indoors
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Ever wonder how to give a green vibe, even in the crowded space with little light of your home? That's when hanging plants come in place. In this article, we'll go into some of the best hanging plants you can grow indoors - all with detailed care tips and photos.

Perennial Flowers
10 Best Perennial Flowers For Your Garden
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If you love the look of flowers in your garden but don't have the time to be re-planting annuals every spring, then perennial flowering plants offer the perfect solution. Once planted, they will continue to come back each year, producing heaps of flowers to bring color and life to your yard. If treated correctly, these plants will grow in size over time and reward you with even more beautiful plants to admire.

Japanese Flowers
8 Exciting Japanese Flowers - Photos, Uses, and Care Guides
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If you're looking for some flowers to brighten up your Japanese style garden, then consider those flowering plants that are native to Japan. There are many beautiful flowers that grow in the wild in Japan and other parts of Asia that are well suited to cultivation in home gardens.

Medicinal Plants
7 Medicinal Plants You Should Have In Your Garden
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If you have a health condition, it might be second nature to run to the pharmacy or your medicine cabinet, but maybe turning to actual nature could be an easier, less expensive, and healthier option. There are many plants that are easy to grow at home that are renowned for their medicinal properties and numerous health benefits. Growing plants as an alternative medicine can both save you money and also limit the number of unnecessary chemicals you are putting into your body.

Mexican Flowers
9 Mexican Flowers with Photos & Growing Guides
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Mexico has a diverse landscape that is home to a wide range of native plants. Many flowering plants from Mexico have a tropical or exotic look and can bring vibrancy to the home garden. The climate in Mexico tends to be quite hot and dry, so Mexican flowers thrive in similar climates to this, however many Mexican flowers can be grown as annuals in cooler climates. This list details some of the most interesting Mexican flowers that also grow well outside of their native habitat.

State Flowers
36 State Flowers with Pictures
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Flowers add colors and vibrancy to your home & garden. They tell something about your persona. And did you know that every major state had an official flowers that represent them. This could be either by its history, environment, characteristics.

Dwarf Shrubs
8 Dwarf Shrubs For Small Gardens & Spaces
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Having a small space doesn't mean you have to miss out on some of the best shrubs to grow, as many types of shrubs have dwarf varieties available so that you can enjoy their best qualities without having the worry that they will take over your space. This list comprises some of the most interesting types of dwarf shrubs that are ideal for filling small gaps in your garden or using as features in a compact yard.

Types of Hedges & Hedge Plants
7 Best Plants For Hedges (Pictures & Growing Information)
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You might want to create a hedge in your garden or around your property for a whole host of reasons. Hedges create a definitive boundary around your property, like a fence, but with the added bonus of attractive foliage, and maybe flowers. It creates privacy to prevent outsiders from being able to see into your garden or your home, and could also be used to deter intruders if you select a hedge with spikes or spines.

Types of Echeveria
10 Super Easy Types of Echeveria That You'll Love
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Echeveria are evergreen succulents that thrive in hot and dry climates or can be grown as houseplants. They are native to Mexico and Central and South America and are available in a wide selection of varieties and cultivars. All echeveria produce fleshy foliage in a rosette form, though their leaf color and shape can vary dramatically between types. They are easy to care for, and many produce attractive flowers. This list comprises some of the best types of echeveria.