Oaks (Quercus) are majestic and beautiful. They can tower upwards of 100′ tall and drop tons of acorns in a year. When an Oak reaches about 20-30 years old, it will start producing acorns. After about 40 years, the Oak trees will “abundantly” start producing. I can attest to this because the first fall in our current home, we raked and […]
Pachysandra terminalis a groundcover that can be invasive and must be controlled in zones 4-9
Beefsteak Begonia (Begonia erythrophylla) will grow in the home or in the garden.
Parlor Palm (Chamaedorea elegans)(Neanthe bella) is an easy to care for house plant that will grow in low light conditions in your home or office and in the shade and humidity of summer. I was given a scrawny Parlor Palm that my girl friend gave me in 2014. The palm is still in the same […]
Variegated Vinca Major in the garden as a spiller and a plant that needs to be controlled if planted in the ground