Flowers – Part 4

This is a very new plant that has just come and bred in the last ten years for ornamental use. This is called an ornamental sweet potato vine. It is a sweet potato. If you look down underneath, there are sweet potatoes under. Just like in the field you’ll see them in ground. You dig them up. But this one is raised for the leaves that are ….. [Read more...]

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Flowers – Part 3

Okay. One thing about geraniums. These are geraniums. They’re a very common flower. You see them in Italy in the window boxes in the Mediterranean and I’m sure in Mexico. Although I have never been to Mexico. But they are very good for a drought. So if you have a ….. [Read more...]

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Flowers – Part 2

The the term deadheading is what we do is we have a flower here that’s nice and vibrant. What we do is we go in and pull the plants that are dying. That way it gives the plant more oomph to grow and bloom again.

Because if the plant goes to seed and ….. [Read more...]

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Flowers – Part 1

Hello. I’m Pat Hopkinson, horticulturist. I own A Garden Space which is a garden maintenance company. Today we’re going to talk about annuals and some of the flowers that come back, that we plant every year for color and what conditions they like. We’re here at ….. [Read more...]

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