A lone purple pansy blooms among a crate of pansy plants. Located in a plant nursery or greenhouse, this package of pansy plants is waiting to be bought and planted by an optimistic gardener.
Many gardeners have experienced the frustration of planting attractive shrubbery only to have it eaten by deer. White-tailed deer are beautiful creatures, but they are an annoyance when it comes to gardens.
A custom-designed patio with square flagstones features flowers, plants, and a waterfall. In the center of the photograph is a decorative wagon, filled with a variety of flowering plants.
Floor lamps (downward lighting) and torchieres (upward lighting) are both effective in their own specific tasks. Torchieres are more effective in situations which require soft lighting, such as watching tv and simply lighting a room.
Potting soil is most often made from peat moss, composted plant materials, sand, and perlite, which is a volcanic glass that has a high water content, suitable for drainage in the potting soil.
While a hose is a more efficient way to water a garden, a watering can does come in handy at times when the garden is inaccessible by hose or the garden is so small that a hose would be impractical.
Deer are beautiful, but they can be a real nuisance when it comes to your lawn and garden. Learn about deer resistant plants and find deer resistant gardening ideas to keep them away.
A rustic white potting shed, with a white door and singular window, is surrounded by vibrant green foliage and herbs. The plants have been well tended by tools that are located inside the shed.
Learn about products and services that are commonly used by home owners, home gardeners, and home landscapers. Browse the menu to find home improvement services as well as products such as kitchen furniture, table lamps, and garden plants.
Visitors come to Africa from all over the world to take part in a safari or see its unique plants and animals. Learn more about Africa with this helpful guide to African travel and tourism.
Flowers are popular gifts for Mothers Day, Valentines Day, birthdays, and many other occasions. Florists generally sell fresh flowers, flower arrangements, and ornamental plants.
Researchers have shown for the first time that free-living, sap-sucking bugs can manipulate the metabolism of their host plants to create stable, nutritious feeding sites.
Science Daily. Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:25:32 EDT.
Automakers with domestic plants will seek to minimize the impact of potential U.S. tariffs on imported vehicles and auto parts by spreading the extra costs across their entire U.S. fleets, not just vehicles shipped from overseas.
AutoNews.com. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 09:31:51 EST. Subscription required.
A massive drug syndicate across multiple Sydney suburbs has been busted by police with more than 2200 cannabis plants worth $6.2 million seized last Wednesday.
Daily Mail. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:58:01 +0100.
Years after New Englanders saw that acid rain caused by coal plants was killing red spruce trees, the trees are better. Researchers say the red spruce shows the positive impact of air pollution laws.
NPR. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 17:54:00 -0400.