Hazardia orcuttii

Orcutt’s Bristleweed, Hazardia Orcuttii: Did You Know?

Orcutt's bristleweed, Hazardia orcuttii is a perennial herbaceous plant belonging to the Asteraceae…

pennantia baylisiana

Pennantia Baylisiana: Did You Know?

Pennantia baylisiana, often hailed as the "world's rarest tree," is a remarkable example of…

Hibiscus Sabdariffa

Hibiscus Tea: Did You Know?

Hibiscus tea, made from dried Hibiscus sabdariffa petals, is vibrant red with a tangy flavor. Rich…

amazon rainforest

The Amazon Rainforest: Did You Know?

Did you know that the Amazon Rainforest produces 20% of the world's oxygen?

Orlaya grandiflora

Orlaya Grandiflora: Did You Know?

Orlaya grandiflora, commonly known as the white lace flower, is a fascinating and ornamental plant…

Osa Pulchra

Osa Pulchra: Did You Know?

The Osa Pulchra, a remarkable and scarce species, is native to the lush and biodiverse landscapes…

Cercis Flame Thrower Redbud

Exciting New Cercis Canadensis Varieties

New Cercis canadensis varieties bring vibrant colors and easy care, enhancing gardens across CA…

Prostrate Blue Violet

Prostrate Blue Violet (Viola Walteri) – Did You Know?

Viola walteri, or Walter's violet, is a mat-forming plant native to the eastern U.S., known for its…

horticultural therapy

The Power of Horticultural Therapy: Growing and Healing

Discover the transformative power of horticultural therapy, blending gardening with rehabilitation…

Dudleya nesiotica (Santa Cruz Island liveforever)

Rare Succulents: Jewels of California’s Landscape

California's rare succulents: resilient beauties vital to biodiversity in diverse landscapes, from…

GE Neri Ficus carica

Fig ‘GE Neri’ (Ficus carica): Did You Know?

Experience the allure of ‘GE Neri’ fig: prized for its colossal size, rich flavor, and versatility,…

Blue tomatoes in different stages of ripening

New Tomato Enhancement Boosts Health Benefits

Discover the health-boosting power of anthocyanin-enriched tomatoes, revolutionizing nutrition and…

Cicada during the molting process

Cicada Spectacle 2024: Rare Simultaneous Emergence

Rare event: cicada broods XIX & XIII emerge simultaneously in 2024. Experience nature's wonder and…

nature strategy trees

Nature’s Resilient Strategies of Trees

Discover how trees adapt to withstand winds: from flexible willows to sturdy oaks, nature's…

butterfly iris nada

Butterfly Iris: Did You Know?

Iris 'Nada' (Butterfly Iris) is an exquisite evergreen plant that can form large open clumps in…

crops

Genetic Modification: Enhancing Crop Sustainability

In the quest to meet the ever-growing global food demand, the innovation of genetically modified…