Lemon cypress bonsai

Lemon Cypress Bonsai Tree (Cupressus Macrocarpa): How to Grow and Care

If you want to grow a bonsai tree that not only has attractive, interesting roots and elegant foliage but also a unique aroma to enjoy, you might want to consider growing the lemon cypress tree bonsai.  Lemon cypress, or Cupressus macrocarpa, is technically a form of Monterey cypress, producing lovely yellow-green foliage that smells, as …

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mountain mahogany

How To Grow And Care For The Mountain Mahogany (Cercocarpus spp.)

Mountain mahoganies are plants of the genus Cercocarpus. There are several mountain mahoganies that are native to the USA and Mexico that have the potential to make great garden plants, especially for those who enjoy gardening with native and wildlife attracting plants.  What Is A Mountain Mahogany Although 9 or 10 mountain mahogany species are …

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How to Grow and Care for Dragon Fruit Cactus (Hylocereus undatus)

The spiky appearance of cacti makes them appear as dangerous plants. In fact, this is one of their defense mechanisms—to drive away most animals that will attempt to consume them.  But because people are adventurous, and we have a need to survive, the cacti group is explored for their digestible properties.  Several cacti species actually …

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