Bright Lighthouse Plants

Hibiscus – State flower of Hawaii. Dark green Foliage, with bright colored flowers. Bright indirect light is best for this plant.  Low light will cause leaves to yellow and drop.  Blooms spring to fall and can be planted out doors for the summer.  Spray with insecticidal soap and bring indoors in mid September. Croton/Joseph’s Coat

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Low Light House Plants

Chinese Evergreen – Helps remove indoor air pollution.  All green or variegated spear-shaped leaves.  Perfect for low light or semi shaded areas of your home. Repot every 2 to 3 years.  Watch out for drafts, cold air, scale and mealy bugs. Dieffenbachia/Dumb Cane- large fleshy green and cream colored leaves. Keep plant in low to

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Edible Flowers

Use what your garden gives you to, garnish, add flavor, pickle, steam, boil in your tea or add it to a cold glass of lemonade on a hot summer day.  Never use flowers sprayed with pesticides or other chemicals. Your garden is the best place to pick from. Marigold – petals are peppery, tangy and

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Symbol & Meaning of a Red Rose

Even though it’s true that diamonds might last forever, and they’re often coined “a girl’s best friend”, there truly is no better way to say “I love you” than with a beautiful red rose. Many people will purchase roses on days such as Valentine’s Day, a honeymoon, or another special event, the problem is that

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Flowers to Send to a Man

Flowers are a very popular gift to send on Valentine’s Day and at other special events and occasions, so why is it that men don’t usually receive these gifts? Well, unfortunately the truth is that many people would consider flowers to be a bit “feminine” and in addition to this, it’s safe to say that

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