Delightful glowing purple beneath broad silver bands on fleshy leaves. Very fast growing branches freely and roots quickly in water or damp soil.
TEMPERATURE: Average; minimum at night 50-60 degrees.
LIGHT: Diffused light prefers humid air, avoid strong sun.
WATERING: Keep soil uniformly moist but not wet
FERTILIZE: Apply at half recommended rate every 1-2 months.
Information brought to you by Lawn Patio Barn.com taken from Merchant Publishing Company and prepared by M. Jane Coleman, PHD and Agricultural Research Center in Florida.
Architectural elements go a long way toward establishing a garden’s style, sometimes more than the plants that grow up and around them. Giving your plants a vertical dimension to latch onto allows your garden to gain heightened layers of lushness.
An Arbor or Trellis can be a way for you to create a focal point that will incorporate symmetry in your garden sculpture design. A formal garden doesn’t have to mean perfectly pruned and manicured. Combined with the right mix of plants, a unique trellis or strategically placed arbor may be all you need to dress up the
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A simple wall trellis on a garage or garden shed wall, can provide a backdrop for a lovely array of climbing plants. Plants on a southern facing trellis will produce the most flowers and lushes foliage, but many do well even with a northern exposure. A couple of trellis panels spaced equal distance apart will add dimension to any lawn or patio.
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