Marigolds are the richest and longest flowering summer plants."Hawaii" is a popular cut flower as it has almost no smell and is good for allergic people.It's compact bushy growth makes it ideal for edging. The bright colors of Tagetes are eye-catching in any garden until late autumn.Remove faded flo..
The Angel Trumpet is a decorative container plant with large, fragrant flowers. This variety has white flowers. Flowers from August to October.The plant is usually cultivated as a solitary in a large bucket. All plant parts are poisonous. Grow in moist, well-drained soil in full sun with filtered a..
The shoo-fly plant is an annual that is sometimes grown from seed to add interest to borders.It originates from Peru. Has a dense crown and a yellow-green foliage.It has bell-shaped blue-violet flowers. Those are short-lived, opening for only a few hours each day. Flowers appear from July to October..
Asparagus fern is a tuberous, semi-woody perennial native to South Africa. In its native habitat, it is a scrambling subshrub that survives in a wide range of habitats across the southeastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. These include rocky lands, scrub, coastal dunes and wooded areas. In the landscape a..
Balloon-vine was originally indigenous to the Bermudas, Florida and Texas. Nowadays it grows extensively in India, Africa and South America, Mediterranean. It is regarded as a rampaging weed here. Balloon-vine is cultivated in Switzerland and in southern Germany in wine-growing regions. It is not a ..
Gilias are delightful, unusual, richly flowering plants that need a lot of sun and warm soil.Prefers Porous soils. Sensitive to wet and cool summers.It takes about 8 weeks to flower after the sow.Suitable for decorating dry and sunny areas in beds or borders.
Genus - Gilia
Species - Tricolor..
Malva sylvestris is a species of the Mallow genus. It’s also called “common mallow” and “high mallow” or “tall mallow.” Pretty, bright, and typically some shade of purple, it’s long been used as an emollient.A very easily grown plant, succeeding in ordinary garden soil.Today, malva has found new pop..
Borage is an old herb, known at least since Roman times. It is said that borage gladdens the heart, and surely the purple flowers are cheery. But even the small, young leaves are slightly prickly, and the plant may seem rather coarse to a new gardener. Still, it can add color and interest to any gar..
Bottle gourd (aka calabash) is an annual, vining member of the squash family that is widely cultivated for its interestingly long winged fruits. It can be used as a fast-growing summer screen for covering fences, etc..When dry, the fruits can be used as containers, pipes, rattles, and many other use..
Vibrant flowers provide a striking contrast to the feathery foliage.Mixture of bright shades. Richly flowering with large blooms and bushy growth. The flowers only open in sunshine.For borders and rock gardens. Best grows in warm locations, light, well-drained garden soils.Remove dead flowers as Cal..
This decorative plant grows to a height of 30 cm. Mix of pink, rose, white flowers. Candytuft makes a great cutflower. Cut the flowers when well-formed but not overmature early in the day and soak in water immediately. It tolerates a wide range of climatic conditions but needs a sunny location and w..
Approximately 400 seeds in the packet (for 6-8 meters bed).Caraway is a well-known herb that has been cultivated for its culinary and medicinal uses since ancient times. It is frequently cultivated in the modern herb garden and sometimes also commerciallyThe use of herbal remedies, including the her..