1. Cheap: You can plant in any type of container- ceramic, plastic, cement, etc. Inexpensive containers can be purchased at a variety of stores, or you can make one out of something found around your house- coffee cans, large or small bowls or baskets. Plants, flowers or bulbs can be purchased in small quantities. 2. Fast: [...]
The North Texas heat wave has sent a lot of residents searching for drought resistant plants that can withstand such hot temperatures.
This vigorous, heat-loving member of the Euphorbia family offers up an extravagant, lush clump of deep green, fingered leaves margined in bright yellow on intriguing pink leaf petioles and stems. A virtual tour-de-force growing to shrublike proportions in one summer season, the variegated tapioca is a top ten tropical for containers or any well drained garden site [...]
Butterflies bring an added dimension to your North Texas landscape. Lured by scent and color, they visit certain plants to feed on nectar, a sugary solution containing the carbohydrates that butterflies need for energy. Create a welcoming landscape by including butterfly-friendly plants and features. These tips will work for your Keller, North Richland Hills, Watauga, Colleyville, [...]
Shade Plants can be planted in tree rings or anywhere in your yard that doesn’t get adequate sunlight. Captain Ron’s Lawns can install these shade tolerant plants for you. Request a free estimate. Captain Ron’s Lawns provides lawn mowing and landscaping services to Keller, North Richland Hills, Watauga and parts of Bedford, Colleyville, Haltom City, North East Fort [...]
Tired of your backyard landscaping? Captain Ron’s Lawns can install these tropical plants to add color to your landscaping. Request a free estimate. Captain Ron’s Lawns and Landscaping, Inc. provides service to: Keller, North Richland Hills, Watauga and parts of Bedford, Colleyville, Haltom City, North East Fort Worth and Southlake. If you’d rather do a little DIY planting, [...]
Tired of boring houseplants? 10. Dionaea Muscipula Better known as the Venus flytrap, the Dionaea muscipula is one of about 670 carnivorous plants that researchers have discovered. The plant is able to attract insects and spiders, and once the bug is inside of the plant it will make contact with the tiny hairs inside, which [...]
We all know that not everyone is born with the magical green thumb. Some people seem to just have the touch and ideas to keep a garden looking beautiful throughout all of the seasons, or maybe they just know how to take good care of indoor house plants. On the other hand, we also know [...]