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Daily Archives: August 16, 2016

Echinops ritro subsp. ruthenicus

Echinops Ritro - Ruthenicus

Echinops ritro subsp. Ruthenicus or also called Ruthenian Globe Thistle is from the Asteraceae family of plants. Echinops ritro subsp. Ruthenicus is a herbaceous perennial with thistle-like leaves, it blooms in late summer with blue-violet globe-shaped flowers and has Thistle like leaves that are whitish underneath. Plant it in the sun in well-drained soil. You need to deadhead it otherwise it will self-seed. You can propagate through seeds. It is ...

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Pelargonium hortorum ‘Moonlight Light Salmon’

Pelargonium Hortorum - Moonlight Light Salmon

Pelargonium hortorum ‘Moonlight Light Salmon’ is a member of Geraniaceae and is an early flowering Pelargonium or Geranium which blooms for a long season. It has fragrant dark green foliage and is heat tolerant, deer resistant, and drought tolerant. Pelargonium Hhortorum ‘Moonlight Light Salmon’ grows to about 12″ tall. It works well in containers and bedding. Plant Pelargonium Hhortorum ‘Moonlight Light Salmon’ in well-drained soil. It can be propagated by ...

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Argyranthemum frutescens subsp. canariae

Argyranthemum Frutescens Canariae

Argyranthemum frutescens subsp. canariae is also known as Canary Marguerite is an evergreen sub-shrub which is a perennial. It flowers over a long period of time and it grows to about 60 cm tall. It belongs to the Asteraceae family of plants. The flowers are daisy-like white in color with the yellow center. Plant them in a sunny position in moist,well-drained soil. To prolong the flowering season you should deadhead ...

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Lilium lancifolium – Tiger Lily

Lilium Tigrinum - Tiger Lily

Lilium lancifolium or Tiger Lily is also known as Lilium tigrinum a member of the Liliaceae family of plants grows up to 79″ tall. It blooms in summer and fall with bright orange flowers that are spotted on erect and tall stems that might need some kind of support due to its height and weight. It is a bulbous perennial. Lilium lancifolium produces bulblets which are also called bulbils along ...

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