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Big Greenhouse is Empty- Touring the Outdoor Perennial Gardens

Tweet The big greenhouse is now empty , all plants left are placed in my smaller greenhouse. What is left is succulents, green plants such as ferns, caladiums, mandevillas , etc. Succulents will be wintered indoors when our weather gets colder, the rest well I hope I can find homes for them. Succulents such as […]


Greenhouse Update – Taking a Walk Outside April-May 2011

Tweet Greenhouse update during the months April-May 2011..Getting ready for mothers day which is my best week and weekend . Lots of flowers and veggies coming on nicely.. Love the time right before things get busy a time to really take in all the beauty With all those months of planning, seeding, transplanting , you […]


Look What’s Growing In the Greenhouse Plus Maintenance On Plants

Tweet When it comes to keeping plants growing well I like to trim and cut a lot during the first month of growing to promote better bushier plants, plus more blooms.


Heuchera Electra

Tweet Heuchera Electra Here is a beauty!  Electra shows off it’s blood red veins with golden leaves, that change throughout the season. The red venation stays while the leaf changes from shades of yellow in spring, to chartreuse in summer and fall, and tan in the winter. Short, dense cones of white flowers. Vigorous grower […]


Heuchera Encore

Tweet Heuchera Encore   Heuchera’s are changing , more and more colors and new introductions are coming out every year.   Foliage color spring through fall season, making them gain popularity within  the landscape industry.    Encore features smaller foliage with rose purple leaves with silver highlights.  The undersides of the leaves are dark purple , […]


How to Grow and Care for Heuchera Plants Also Called Coral Bells

Tweet How to Grow and Care for Heuchera Plants  Also Called Coral Bells Heuchera Electra Today’s topic  is exploring the world of Heuchera’s also known as Coral Bells. If you are  needing color and contrast in your landscape all season long,  Have you thought of adding Heuchera perennial plants? Why are Heuchera’s  becoming so popular?   […]


Heuchera ‘Silver Scrolls’

Tweet Heuchera ‘Silver Scrolls’ This is one of the most popular of the hybrid Heuchera by breeder Charles Oliver who holds its plant patent #12066.   Silver Scrolls has unique plum and silver foliage with deep purple veins, which mature to green.  The rounded leaves are metallic silver with a scrollwork of dark veining.   […]


Heuchera ‘Eco-magnififolia’

Tweet   Heuchera ‘Eco-magnififolia’ This wonderful American woodland plant was selected for its uniqueness within the native species (H. Americana) and it is a must have for mass plantings in a woodland setting. It is simple and blends naturally with its surroundings. Its velvet green leaves have a cream mask and chocolate veins to look […]


Heuchera Lemon Chiffon Coral Bells

Tweet Heuchera Lemon Chiffon Coral Bells Standout chartreuse lemon- green  foliage that not only looks good at bloom time , but throughout the season. Foliage plants can reward you over and over again, by their beauty, Looks great with darker color heuchera. Lemon Chiffon has a mounded habit , very neat in appearance. Bloom is […]