Ochna serrulata - Mickey Mouse Plant Ochna serrulata - Mickey Mouse Plant
The Mickey Mouse Plant, Ochna serrulata, is a well known garden shrub that grows to about 9 feet high. Originally a native of southern Africa, Ochna has small, single yellow flowers that bloom in late spring to summer. A useful garden plant, in cooler regions it can also be grown …
Amazon.com | 04.12. 2007
Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens' - Black Mondo Grass Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens' - Black Mondo Grass
Each 6 tall circular mound is composed of truly black 1/4 wide foliage. Spreading by rhizomes, a single plant will make a nice 20 wide mat in 2 years. For fast coverage, we plant on 8 centers. This easy-to-grow groundcover makes a great backdrop for blues, golds and good imaginations …
Amazon.com | 01.07. 2007
Origanum vulgar - Oregano Origanum vulgar - Oregano
Italian Oregano - Origanum vulgare So Pretty You Hate to Cut It! (but oh, the flavor!) A fine edible ornamental! Italian Oregano is a treat for the senses. The fragrance will start your mouth watering, while the red-flushed green leaves and purple-brown stems, even when not topped …
Amazon.com | 16.09. 2008
Oroxylum indicum - Midnight Horror Oroxylum indicum - Midnight Horror
Approaching the tree in twilight could be startling - the sight of its long 4 seed pods curved downward appear to be the wings of a resting vulture. This is a night blooming tree to 40 from India with leaves to 5. Tropical. This is an ornamental tree, a very striking plant with bold …
Amazon.com | 12.12. 2007
Osmanthus aquifolium - sweet olive, tea olive Osmanthus aquifolium - sweet olive, tea olive
Osmanthus is a genus of about 15-20, while only a few ones are hardy enough to grow down to zone 6. Those are often mistaken for hollies owing to their foliage appearance. Osmanthus is native to Japan and China, some species originate in the south of USA …
Osmanthus armatus - sweet olive Osmanthus armatus - sweet olive
Osmanthus armatus means “armed” sweet olive. Quite a funny name for a plant, don’t you think? It obviously refers to the shape of its leaves which are toothed at the margins but not prickly and I would definitely not say dangerous. They might cause a ladder but cannot bite a …
Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Tricolor' - holly osmanthus Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Tricolor' - holly osmanthus
If you like the features of hollies such as toothed leaves, dense habit, and the fact that they are in leaf all year, you will love this plant: sometimes called false holly, osmanthus has rather dentate leaves than spiny, although touching it is not the best plan for Sunday afternoon …
Oxalis valdiviensis 'Lucky Gold' - Shamrock Oxalis valdiviensis 'Lucky Gold' - Shamrock
An attractive plant that can be used as a summer annual or as a shamrock pot plant for St Patricks day celebrations. The leaves are bright green and have a perfect shamrock shape with three leaflets. Multiple seedlings in a small pot will give a good effect in approx 2 months from …
Amazon.com | 14.11. 2007
Organic Garden Basics: Five Easy Steps to Growing Organically Organic Garden Basics
Five Easy Steps to Growing Organically | One of Britain’s leading organic gardeners shows how to create a natural garden that looks great, teems with wildlife, and yields delicious, healthy produce. Almost everyone has concerns about how pesticides, fungicides, insecticides, and …
Amazon.com | 18.07. 2007
Orchid Fever: A Horticultural Tale of Love, Lust, and Lunacy Orchid Fever
A Horticultural Tale of Love, Lust, and Lunacy | At first blush, the subtitle of intrepid traveler Eric Hansens floral account might seem, well, hyperbolic. After taking this whirlwind tour of the hidden world of rare orchid collectors, the reader will find the words well chosen …
Amazon.com | 25.04. 2007
Orchid Grower's Companion: Cultivation, Propagation, and Varieties Orchid Grower's Companion
Cultivation, Propagation, and Varieties | Growing orchids is a hobby more than two millennia old, and from the beginning these beautiful flowers have enjoyed a constant and unparalleled cult status among enthusiasts. Orchid Growers Companion explains in accessible detail the natural …
Amazon.com | 11.04. 2007
Orchid Grower's Handbook Orchid Grower's Handbook
Orchids have evolved to become the largest family of plants in the world, and this accessible and expert book by two of the worlds leading orchid authorities provides everything you need to know to grow and display orchids successfully …
Amazon.com | 17.05. 2008
Orchid Growing Orchid Growing
In the world of exotic plants, orchids hold a reputation as the divas of the floral species. They are mostly considered as fussy, difficult to grow plants and, on top of everything, very expensive. However, there are several types of orchids that you can easily grow in your own garden …
Amazon.com | 21.11. 2016
Orchid Species Culture: Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance Orchid Species Culture
Oncidium/Odontoglossum Alliance | The immense Oncidium/Odontoglossum alliance contains some of the most popular orchids grown, including members of the genera Ada, Brassia, Cyrtochilum, Odontoglossum, Oncidium, Psychopsis, Rodriguezia, Rossioglossum, and Trichopilia. Finding reliable …
Amazon.com | 02.04. 2007
Orchidelirium Orchidelirium
The Dutch had Tulip Mania in the 17th century. Victorian England had its own equivalent with orchidelirium, an obsessive passion for orchids that has carried into the present day. Orchids remain among the most beautiful, hotly debated, and passionately collected of all flowers. ORCHIDELIRIUM …
Amazon.com | 27.09. 2007
Orchids Orchids
This gorgeous box set is ideal for both the seasoned orchid lover and the amateur enthusiast. With two attractively presented volumes it offers practical information, history, and a wealth of fascinating orchid facts, and it is both a valuable resource and a beautiful object. The …
Amazon.com | 04.07. 2007
Orchids Orchids
This lush, lavishly photographed celebration of the worlds rarest orchids reveals how color, form, and botanical history make these flowers the most unique and sought-after around the globe. Embedded in the back of the book is a handy and information-packed pull-out guide to caring …
Amazon.com | 09.07. 2007
Orchids: A Practical Guide to Care and Cultivation Orchids
A Practical Guide to Care and Cultivation | The exquisite variety of forms and colors of orchids are made accessible to beginning growers in this fascinating introduction to the more than 25,000 species that make up this diverse plant family. The book covers commonsense advice on …
Amazon.com | 14.11. 2007
Orchids Orchids
Ranging from A to Z, Botanicas pocket series presents more than 2,000 plant descriptions, each accompanied by brilliant color photographs. Every description includes tips on care and location, information on origins, planting and blooming times, forms of growth, frost hardiness and …
Amazon.com | 21.02. 2008
Orchids for Dummies Orchids for Dummies
Packed with photos, including 8 pages in full color. Color your world with orchids. Orchids are beautiful, fragrant, wonderfully varied, and surprisingly affordable. But arent they hard to grow at home? No! says orchid grower extraordinaire Steve Frowine. In this handy guide, he shows …
Amazon.com | 28.03. 2007
Orchids of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East Orchids of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East
This comprehensive field guide covers the identification, biology, and conservation of more than 520 species of orchid found in Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East. The detailed text and over 1000 color photographs and line drawings allow specialists, as well as avid botanists …
Amazon.com | 01.04. 2007
Orchids to Know and Grow Orchids to Know and Grow
Orchids are easy to grow, but one doesnt grow orchids like a rose, a cactus, or an African violet; one grows an orchid like an orchid! This book debunks some of the hard-to-grow myths, gives cultural information, and does so in easy-to-understand language.--Robert J. Ferry, research …
Amazon.com | 02.07. 2007