The leaves of the croton are really stunning. They are as pretty as any flower, and come in such an array of colors, that they can brighten…… Read more “Pictures of Croton Leaves”
When I first moved to Florida back in 1979, one flowering shrub I missed was my favorite – the Peony. My grandmother had them in her Massachusetts…… Read more “Peonies in July, But Not in My Yard”
When I was given this flowering plant as a gift I was told it was a Plumeria. After seeing this same plant at the local Home Depot…… Read more “How to Care For a Desert Rose Plant”
Now that I live in Florida, my yard must contain the normal Florida perennials. Hibiscus is at the top of that list, and therefore I recently purchased…… Read more “Florida Yardscape Must Include At Least One Hibiscus”
Some friends stopped by the other day and they had been to the Farmer’s Market at the Volusia County Fairgrounds. They opened the trunk of the car…… Read more “The Plumeria Plant Gift, Or Is It Something Else?”
Living in Florida means growing at least one hibiscus in the yard.