Category : Trees & Houseplants : Home & Garden

Shade Gardening Ideas

Trees & Houseplants
Many home gardeners are plagued by bare earth under thick shade trees or on the north side of a building. Numerous plantings may have been tried to no avail. The plants invariably become sickly looking and die. There are numerous methods of circumventing this difficulty, however. You can have a brig

Caring for Hibiscus

Trees & Houseplants
The hardy hibiscus plant provides exotic, tropical-looking blooms to your garden. Tropical hibiscus is an evergreen plant that grows in tropical and subtropical regions. Unlike the hardy hibiscus, the tropical varieties cannot tolerate the cold. The flowers on both varieties are 5 inches in diameter

Black Bugs on Citrus

Trees & Houseplants
Home citrus growers often find their citrus trees covered with black insects. A variety of insects infest citrus trees. Heavy insect infestations can cause serious effects in the health of the tree and the fruit it bears. Early detection of black insects may help reduce the damage to the tree and re

Ornamental Potted Trees

Trees & Houseplants
Ornamental trees in landscaping generally are considered to be trees that either flower, have striking foliage or another decorative attribute. When you grow an ornamental tree in a container, it provides a decorative accent indoors or outdoors on balconies, patios and decks. Growing an ornamental t