Rat Tail Cactus

Rat Tail Cactus (Aporocactus Flagelliformis)| Info & Care

Have you ever seen a plant that looks like a rat’s tail? Well, the Aporocactus Flagelliformis, more commonly known as the Rat Tail Cactus, is just that! This amazing plant is native to Mexico and can be found in the desert regions of that

Helmeted Squash Beetle

The Helmeted Squash Beetle

If you enjoy growing vegetables – especially squash – then you probably already know that the Helmeted Squash beetle is one of the biggest nuisances to have in your garden! These pests feed on your vegetables causing the plant to wilt and destroying your

African Milk Tree

African Milk Tree (Euphorbia trigona) – Info and Care Tips

Looking for an interesting and exotic plant to add to your home or garden? Look no further than the African milk tree, Euphorbia trigona! Even though it looks like a cactus, it’s not a true cactus. This unique perennial plant will turn heads with

Benefits of Rosemary

8 Benefits of Rosemary

Rosemary is a well-known herb with delicate, sky-blue or purple flowers and fragrant, needle-like leaves with a unique, pleasantly astringent taste.  The history of its use goes back a long way, and it was first mentioned in old records dating back to 500 BC.

Rosemary Info and Care

Rosemary Info and Care

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is a small, branched, evergreen, and perennial shrub from the Lamiaceae family that grows wild in the coastal region of the Mediterranean. The moisture that comes from the sea and favors its growth inspired its Latin name, rosemary or sea dew.

Benefits of Rosemary

8 Benefits of Rosemary

Rosemary is a well-known herb with delicate, sky-blue or purple flowers and fragrant, needle-like leaves with a unique, pleasantly astringent taste.  The history of its use goes back a long way, and it was first mentioned in old records dating back to 500 BC.

Rosemary Info and Care

Rosemary Info and Care

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is a small, branched, evergreen, and perennial shrub from the Lamiaceae family that grows wild in the coastal region of the Mediterranean. The moisture that comes from the sea and favors its growth inspired its Latin name, rosemary or sea dew.

Verbena Flower

Verbena Info and Care

Verbena Info and Care The verbena is a perennial herb with a large variety of species. It is also one of the most commonly grown houseplants. If you’re looking for your own verbena plant, you’ll find this article helpful. It will tell you all

Benefits Of Eating Basil Leaves

Benefits of Eating Basil Leaves

Benefits of Eating Basil Leaves I love basil. It is one of my favorite herbs to eat. especially in a Caprese salad. There’s just something about the taste of basil, tomatoes, and balsamic vinaigrette all mixed together.  As good as basil is to eat

Herbs That Grow In The Shade

Shady Garden? Here are 12 Herbs That Grow In The Shade

Are you looking to grow herbs in your kitchen garden?  12 Herbs That Grow In The Shade Most vegetables and herbs need plenty of sun in order to grow and thrive. Five hours of sunshine is usually thought of as the bare minimum. However,

Growing Your Own Herb Garden

Growing Your Own Herb Garden

WhenYouGarden.com Series: Article 11 – Grow Your Own Herbs  Growing Your Own Herb Garden Professional chefs worldwide love to pinch off some fresh herbs when cooking. The fragrant herbs fresh off the stem adds a unique taste to any dish. Wouldn’t you love to be able

Snapdragon Flower Care and Info

Snapdragon Flower Meaning and Symbolism

It is believed that the snapdragon flower originated in Europe and North America. Some believe it may have originated in Africa. Snapdragons are members of the Plantaginaceae family’s Antirrhinum genus and come in a variety of cultivars. Snapdragons come in a variety of colors.

Petunia Flower Meaning and Symbolism

Petunia Flower Meaning and Symbolism

When it comes to flowers, there are few as popular as petunias. These brightly colored blooms come in various shapes and sizes, and their symbolism varies depending on the culture. Petunia flowers are members of the Solanaceae family. Petunia flowers were discovered in the

Dahlia Flower Meaning and Symbolism

Dahlia Flower Meaning and Symbolism

Dahlias belong to the Asteraceae family, which contains sunflowers and asters as well as other flowering plants. A wide variety of dahlia flowers can be found in different shapes and colors. Dahlia flowers are native to South America and Mexico, where they were first

Azalea Flower Meaning and Symbolism

Azalea Flower Meaning and Symbolism

Azalea flowers are part of the Ericaceous family of flowering plants. Apparently, a Chinese Emperor discovered them in East Asia. Later, Buddhist monks cultivated and popularized them. Several Azalea species originate from the United States, where most cultivars are grown. Azaleas are a prominent

Double Delight Rose Info and Care

Double Delight Rose Info and Care

The double delight rose is an instantly recognizable type of rose which is a hybrid. It is a combination of creamy color and texture along with a beautiful strawberry shade of red which enhances its beauty.  It is commonly planted

Growing Roses In Pots

Growing Roses In Pots

The magnificent roses have decorated our gardens and houses since the dawn of time. Whether it is their intoxicating fragrance, aesthetics, or velvety petals, they are an unavoidable addition to any garden and outdoor living space. However, given that most

White Rose Meaning and Symbolism

Meaning of White Rose and Symbolism

White Rose Meaning and Symbolism The meaning and symbolism of the white rose have been interpreted differently by different people and cultures throughout the ages. We have traced its meaning through history and found that it has a fascinating story,

Red Rose Meaning and Symbolism

Red Rose Meaning and Symbolism

Red Rose Meaning and Symbolism What do red roses have to do with love? Do you know their meaning? Do you know the meaning behind these symbols? If you are not sure what the red rose symbolizes, you may find

Orange Rose Meaning and Symbolism

Orange Rose Meaning and Symbolism

What Do Orange Roses Mean What does the color orange mean? Does it symbolize happiness or sadness? What do its many shades stand for? If you are confused about answering these questions then you have come to the right place.

Black Rose Flower Meaning and Symbolism

Black Rose Meaning and Symbolism

Black Rose Meaning and Black Rose Symbolism As we all know, roses are one of the most popular flower types, with red roses being the most commonly seen. But, what is the meaning behind the black rose? The black rose

Little Bing Tomatoes

Little Bing Tomato Info

Little Bing Tomato Care and Info Little bingTomato is an adorably looking minuscule tomato variety that grows in compact bushes. It is a hybrid cherry tomato with a high fruit-bearing affinity. Little Bing Tomato Profile Little bing tomato is an

Growing Tomatoes 101

Growing Tomatoes 101: Everything You Need

Are you looking to add some delicious tomatoes to your home garden? Growing tomatoes is a fun and rewarding experience, but it’s important to know a few things before you get started. No matter where you live, or how much

Bell Pepper Nutrition Does Color Matter

Bell Pepper Nutrition: Does Color Matter?

Bell Pepper Nutrition: Green, Yellow, Orange, Red, and Purple Belonging to the genus Capsicum, peppers have been harvested for food in South America since 7500 BCE. Columbus, as well as other conquistadors, may well have been responsible for bringing the

Bell Pepper Plant Care

Bell Peppers: Info and Care

Bell Peppers: Info and Care Are you planning on starting a little vegetable garden in your backyard? Have you been wanting to take that step in order to consume more fresh and healthy vegetables? If that is so, bell peppers

Chinese Evergreen Health Benefits

Chinese Evergreen Health Benefits

The Chinese evergreen is a charming house plant of tropical origin with striking large oval variegated leaves and modest growing requirements. Apart from the multicolored patterns on the leaves, it also gained popularity due to its ability to grow in

Chinese Evergreen

What You Should Know About Chinese Evergreen – Aglaonema

Hard-as-nails Chinese Evergreen, also called Philippine Evergreen, or Aglaonema, is an easy-to-grow indoor plant that fits well into any indoor condition. Verdant, large, green, and glossy oval foliage laced with white, pink, silver, or red, on short stems – depending

Bird of Paradise

What You Should Know About Bird of Paradise

What You Should Know About Bird of Paradise From afar, you would think you were staring at a colorful, full-fledging exotic bird perching on a branch in the jungle. But on closer inspection, you’ll find out that the screaming flower

Flaming Katy After Flowering

Flaming Katy Plant Info and Care

Flaming Katy, also called Christmas Kalanchoe or Florist Kalanchoe, is a succulent plant that springs small tube-like flowers in a flower head. Flowers display various colors upon blooming like orange, yellow, red, and purple. They also have a fleshy appearance

Calathea Ornata

What You Should Know About Calathea Ornata

Calathea Ornata or pinstripe plant is a beautiful plant sporting pink to purple stripes on its wide green leaves. Pinstripes can be a finicky plant to grow. Often, we struggle to keep it in tip-top shape, not to mention keeping

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