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How to plant Plumbago auriculata (Cape leadwort) - dearplants 0

Cape leadwort (Plumbago auriculata)

Plumbago auriculata (Cape leadwort) is a very versatile and rustic plant.  It is an evergreen shrub that can reach more than 4m. It is widely used in landscaping. Shrubby and very branched works well as...

Gomphrena globosa (Globe amaranth) - how to plant 0

Globe amaranth (Gomphrena globosa)

Gomphrena globosa, known as Globe amaranth is an herbaceous plant that produces decorative purple flowers. There are now several different varieties with flowers in different colors. The flowering occurs between mid summer to early...

How to plant bougainvillea climber 0

Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea is a vigorous evergreen woody climber that features abundant and spectacular flowering. This sentence says it all about this fantastic plant. Its leaves are small, smooth, slightly elongated and bright. The flowers are...

Limonium sinuatum (Statice) 0

Statice (Limonium sinuatum)

Limonium sinuatum (Statice) is an herbaceous and very floriferous plant, originating in the Mediterranean region, which includes southern Europe, North Africa and some countries in the Middle East, where it grows in sandy mounts....

How to plant Nepeta cataria (Catnip) 0

Catnip (Nepeta cataria)

Nepeta cataria (catnip) is a plant that owes its name to the effect it causes on felines. These plants have an active substance called Neptalactone that acts as a pheromone, attracting, relaxing or stimulating...

Papaver rhoeas (Common Poppy) flowers 0

Poppy (Papaver rhoeas)

Papaver rhoeas (Common Poppy) are erect annuals to 75 cm and are spontaneous plants in fields and pastures. It is a vivacious plant, cultivated as annual or biennial, that forms tufts. The tendency is...

Chamaemelum nobile (Roman chamomile) - lawn 0

Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile)

Chamaemelum nobile (Roman chamomile) is a mat-forming perennial. It is extremely common in Europe and North America. The two most cultivated chamomiles are Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile or Anthemis nobilis) and German chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla, also called...

How to plant Agapanthus africanus (African blue lily) 0

African blue lily (Agapanthus africanus)

Agapanthus africanus (African blue lily) has the way of the mountain. It is a herbaceous, rhizomatous plant tolerant to low winter temperatures. In the spring, it presents us with beautiful and globular inflorescences with...