Shrubs

lion's tail plant

How To Grow and Care for Leonotis leonurus (Wild Dagga)

If you’re looking for a bold and showy shrub, Leonotis is a good place to start. These distinctive African plants are fast-growing and have interesting, brightly colored blossoms which attract butterflies and hummingbirds. What Is A Leonotis? Leonotis leonurus, or lion’s tail, is an evergreen shrub from the mint family (Lamiaceae). These plants are also …

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false spirea

False Spirea (Sorbaria sorbifolia): How To Grow and Care

Forgetful gardeners must avoid planting false spirea. If not, this plant will spread out very quickly, and they could potentially lose much-needed space for other crops. These plants grow so fast that their roots could grow underneath without stopping. This bush has a ‘’I’ll-grow-everywhere’’ kind of attitude. And precisely because of this, false spirea shrub …

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japanese kerria

Japanese Kerria (Kerria japonica): Types, How To Grow and Care

The Japanese Kerria plant is a lovely shrub that blooms during late spring and sometimes during the early summer. This plant catches everybody’s attention as it displays double yellow flowers with bright green stems and foliage.  This showy plant will look great in any garden, especially when combined with other colorful plants.  Continue reading if …

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