Outdoor

Spring woodland jewels

Scilla siberica
March 11, 2019

I went to the forest near my parent’s home for a walk a couple of days ago. There are several species in flower that make me feel real spring.  A…

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Outdoor

All year round delight

Yucca filamentosa
March 7, 2019

Some plants which provide winter interest already have lost their charm. But it is not the case of Yucca filamentosa. This perennial is gorgeous truly all year round. Its elegant evergreen foliage adds distinctive…

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Indoor

Phalaenopsis flower

February 26, 2019

Flowers differ enormously among flowering plants. A specific structure of the flower is determined by particular ways of sexual reproduction of the plant. Monoicous or dioicous? Self-pollination or cross-fertilization? Abiotic…

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Indoor

Rapid Zephyranthes

Zephyranthes
February 18, 2019

For my Zephyranthes last year was a year of undeserved struggle: unbearable heat and sun, pests, part of bulbs were destroyed by playful dog and, finally, instead of proper storage…

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Indoor

Growth rate

Beaucarnea
January 3, 2019

2 months ago I created a post about my 3 new plants. Look at them now! Episcia has grown tremendously since then: a lot of new leaves and runners.  Ficus keeps…

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