The Tulip Tree Has Got Its Name From Its Tulip Shaped Flowers
The flowers are located at great heights and typically reach a size of 2.5 inches. The Tulip Tree produces monoecious flowers with yellow-green petals.
The corolla has a beautiful vivid orange shade. Some people find the leaves of the Tulip Tree similar to tulips too, at least with a little imagination.… Read More
The Amazing History of the Fig Tree
The most famous Biblical reference to figs is that, in which Jesus cursed a fig tree for not producing any fruit for him as he passed by, a curse that killed the fig tree. (Matt 21:18)
The Jewish King, Hezekiah, was cured of a life-threatening plague by applying figs to the infected spot.… Read More
Have a Special Garden With Anthony Fisher Pixies
These pixies are collectors’ items with a wide variety to choose from, are unique and hand crafted. Based out of Cornwall these pieces have a creative unique look -not your everyday storybook pixie. Anthony Fisher pixies have a similarity to the artistry of the traditional European fairytales.… Read More
Spice Up Your Herb Garden With Basil
One of the most popular herbs is Ocimum Basilicum commonly called sweet basil. Often called the ‘king of herbs,’ basil can be grown indoors or out.
Sweet basil has inch-long, oval-pointed, dark green leaves and a clove-pepperish odour and taste. Sweet basil makes a handsome, bushy small plant, growing to a foot or more indoors.… Read More
A Few Ideas for a Pergola
A pergola makes a striking accent to any landscaping theme; not only are they eye-catching, but functional as well. Depending on their size, pergolas often become an extension of the main home, and may be used for entertaining, dining, or as a getaway or quiet oasis for reading or enjoying morning coffee.… Read More