A single bloom cut from a poinsettia plant, with a short stem in a low vase, is also a space saving and inexpensive decoration for the holiday dinner table.
Common names for these wonderful plants are Christmas rose or Lenten rose, depending on the species and time of bloom.
Sweetbay Magnolia flowers have a citrusy fragrance that makes me want to sniff them whenever I am nearby.
The texture of evergreens contribute significantly to the winter landscape.
Here are some tips for quick and easy and green holiday decor.
Narrow shrubs are referred to as columnar in shape, and they are ideal for a small garden.
Pyracantha is a shrub with evergreen glossy foliage and broad spreading growth. One disadvantage is its thorns, thus the common name of firethorn.
At certain times of the year we just don’t have quite enough flowers. This is when "filler" is really important.