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The Succulent Passionflowers

Succulent passionflowers! It took me a minute to get my head wrapped around the idea. It wasn’t until I saw one in flower that I truly understood. The genus Adenia is found throughout east and west Africa, Southeast Asia, and hits its peak diversity in Madagascar. It comprises approximately 100 species and, as a whole, is poorly understood. Today I would like to introduce you to this bizarre genus within Passifloraceae. ...


The Drought Alert System of Terrestrial Plants has an Underwater Origin

For plants, the transition from water to land was a monumental achievement that changed our world forever. Such a transition was fraught with unique challenges, not the least of which being the ever present threat of desiccation. A new study now suggests that those early land plants already had the the tools to deal with drought and they have their aquatic algal ancestors to thank. One of the keys to being able to survive dr...


The Gravel Ghost

Look closely or you might miss it. The gravel ghost (Atrichoseris platyphylla) is a master of disguise. At home in a small pocket of southwestern North America, this wonderful member of the aster family only puts on a show when rains offer the parched landscape a momentary reprieve. ...


A Hardy Tillandsia That Deserves Our Respect

As epiphytes go, Tillandsia recuvata (a.k.a. ball moss) doesn’t have the best reputation. All too often it is seen as an unsightly pest of trees that needs to be removed. This could not be farther from the truth. This hardy air plant does no harm to the trees on which it grows. What’s more, its relationship with a specific group of bacteria means it is a major contributor to soil fertility. Today I would like to sing the pra...


The Floating Bladderwort

A carnivorous plant species that uses its radially arranged stolons like tiny pontoons to float at the waters surface may sound like something out of a science fiction novel. However, it is a very real strategy  adopted by one of the coolest carnivorous plants in North America. Utricularia inflata is one of the largest species of floating bladderwort on this continent and it is a species worth knowing. Sometimes referred to...


The Creeping Fuchsia

Meet Fuchsia procumbens aka the creeping Fuchsia. This lovely plant is endemic to New Zealand where, sadly, it is threatened. In its native habitat, it is strictly a coastal species, prefering to grow in sandy soils. The  flowers are quite unlike most other members of the genus Fuchshia and they exhibit an interesting flowering strategy.  Fuchsia procumbens produces 3 distinct flower forms, flowers with only  ...


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Garden Shears - 970206-0300 by AeroGrow International, Inc.

Item description: This Gardening Accessories product is by AeroGrow International, Inc. - Designed to snip away delicate tips of herbs, flowers, and small plants, these comfortably-sized shears are perfect for AeroGarden pruning. The no-slip rubber grip wraps around strong plastic construction and fits well in small to medium sized hands. The rust-resistant stainless steel blade can be locked in the closed position when not in use. 6-3/8 long.... Learn More

Manufacturer: AeroGrow International, Inc.

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