Dr. Rick Visits The
Conifer Garden At The Atlanta Botanical Garden
Catherine Moomaw, the curator, gives Dr. Rick a tour, pointing
Conifers that grow in the South.
Tropical Plants with Parker Andes
A hot new trend is utilizing Tropical Plants
in our yards and gardens.
The foliage and vibrant colors make a stunning statement.
typically pest free and grow great in the hot summer months.
Some of the plants shown are: Red Vein Banana (grows to
14 feet tall), Elephant Ear - Jet Black Wonder (the more
sun it gets the darker it gets), Canna
"Black Knight," Blackie Sweet Potato, Persian
Shield, Purple Fountain
Grass, Crocosmia "Lucifer" (vivid red), and Canna
and Maintenance with Helen Phillips
Container gardening allows us to introduce shades, accents,
interest throughout our landscape, decks and paths. Once
need to be maintained. As the season winds down maintenance
must be addressed. Helen shares her ideas for planting and
maintaining these beautiful containers.
Dr. Rick Introduces Us To The Hardy Ice Plant
you're looking for something different, try the Hardy Ice
thrives in full sun and well drained soil. It will make
addition to your yard.
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