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Plant Care Reminders

Dealing with lawn hot spots.
Lawn Ron Vanderhoff

A Different Kind of 'Hot Spot'

Last weekend was hot; 85, 90, even 100 degrees in some areas. It was the first hot few days of the year. 
Siberian Iris
Bulbs, Corms and Rhizomes Julie Bawden-Davis

Iris sibirica - (Siberian Iris) - Monthly Plant Care Reminders

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Citrus & Avocado Tree Planting and Care

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Citrus & Avocado Tree Guide
Citrus and Avocado trees are well adapted to most areas of San Diego County, from the…

Apricot (Prunus armeniaca) - Monthly…

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Apricot Monthly Plant Care
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Lavender - French (Lavandula dentata) -…

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French Lavendar Monthly Plant Care
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Gardening Articles

Rain Harvesting

Free Water for your Garden

If the current drought in Orange County continues, or worsens, there won’t be enough water for your garden.
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Plant Profiles Perennial Plant Association

2010 Perennial Plant of the Year - Baptisia australis

Blue false indigo grows three to four feet tall and three to four feet wide in an upright habit.

Traveling through Nature’s Gardens, a Botanical Odyssey

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Calochortus pulchellus 'Mt. Diablo'
"I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going…

The New Veggie Season Starts!

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Warm and Cool Season Veggies
Depending on where you are in the south, sometime in April is when the last frost usually…

Some Gardening Traditions just aren’t “in” Anymore

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Better Gardening Practices
In case I forget for a mere nanosecond, my two daughters will quickly remind me that my…

Plant Recommendations

Asclepias 'Silky Gold'
Plant Recommendations Rhonda Hayes

Supporting Pollinators: Butterfly Gardening with Herbs - Minnesota

Rhonda Fleming Hayes' Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Supporting Pollinators: Butterfly Gardening with Herbs.
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Low-Maintenance Perennials - Northeast

C.L. Fornari's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Low-Maintenance Perennials for the Northeast States (USDA Zones 5-9).

Shrubs - Oregon

15687 Dawn Hummel
Ceonothus Ray Hartman
Dawn Hummel's Top Plant Recommendations: Favorite Shrubs for Oregon (Sunset zone 8, USDA…

Yellow: A Color Well Worth Considering

4897 Christiane Holmquist
Flannel Bush
Of the many colors I try in my garden yellow is one I gravitate to again and again.

Annuals - Minnesota

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Nicotiana alata gradiflora
Marcie Forsberg's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Annuals for Minnesota and…

Featured Plant Care

Boysenberry Monthly Plant Care

Boysenberry (Rubus ursinus 'Boysen') - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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Phaleanopsis Plant Care

Phaleanopsis (Moth Orchid) Plant Care

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Orchids are as easy as A - B - C!
White Ginger Lily Monthly Plant Care

Hedychium coronarium (White Ginger Lily) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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Cammellia sinensis Monthly Plant Care

Camellia sinensis - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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Latest Articles

Echeverias roots

How to Slice and Re-root Large Echeverias

Widely known as the “Queen of Succulents,” Debra Lee Baldwin is the award-winning garden…

Plant Care Reminders List of Links

We have monthly regional plant care reminders for many plants. This is a list of links…
Jungle Music Palms and Cycads

Jungle Music Palms, Cycads & Tropical Plants - November Newsletter

Bring the Tropics Indoors! House Plants Bring Your Tropical Passion Indoors! At Jungle…
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Join the Mulch & Get a Free Bunch of Walking Onion Bulblets!

We'd like you to join theMulch and start using all of the great tools we've created to…

Popular Articles

Baseball Field Maintenance

Baseball Field Maintenance - A General Guide for Fields of All Levels

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More great baseball field resources can be found here (including a pdf version of this…
Queen Palm Care & Use

The Queen Palm (Syagrus romanzoffiana) Care & Use

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Jungle Music Palms and Cycads is a family owned and operated business established in 1977
Microgreens

What are Microgreens and How to Grow Them

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Microgreens are tiny leafed vegetables that are grown from seed and require very little…
Kahili Ginger Plant Care

Hedychium gardnerianum (Kahili Ginger) - Monthly Plant Care Calendar

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