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Archive for January 2010

January 7, 2010

 

a pink and white cyclamen flower bud in the fore of a snowy background.

Cyclamen: Caring For Cold Weather Houseplants

Those of us who live in cold climates love houseplants that will flower indoors in winter, and one with great appeal is the cyclamen.

January 14, 2010

 

a potted plant surrounded by white and pink jasmine vines.

The Varieties of Jasmine

Jasmine's latin name, "jasmine polyanthum", meaning "many flowers", is telling of this plant's variety. This vine is known for its fragrance and its history.

January 21, 2010

 

a closeup of a green licorice plant with an insect on one of the leaves.

Make Your Pots Pop With Licorice Plant

Silvery foliage plants such as the licorice plant are invaluable for container gardening as they enhance the impact of more showy, colorful annuals.

January 28, 2010

 

a flower frozen into an ice cube inside a tall glass

Edible Flowers And Ice Cubes

Try freezing edible flowers into ice cubes for a unique touch to your dinner party drinks.

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