How should I prepare soil for succulents?

I was given a recipe for the soil for succulents. Should I put the small stones mixed within the soil or just on top like the way they sell them?I have peilite,... See more


Do Hydrangea Bushes go dormant during the winter months?

I planted an hydrangea bush that had lost all its blooms but the stems seemed to be alive. I planted it in the ground in the fall then covered it with mulch. We have... See more


What kind of plants grow in the shade?

I live in Maine. I have one side of my house that is shaded by a large maple tree. Will Hosta grow there in the shade, or do they need sun as well? What kinds of... See more


What kind of plants grow in the shade?

I currently live in zone 3 rural Maine, near the Canadian border. I have one side of my house that is shaded most of the day, from a large Maple tree. Will Hosta grow... See more


What kind of plants grow in the shade?

I have a side of my house that is shaded for most of the day. What kinds of plants will grow there?? Will Hosta plants do well there? What plants or flowers do... See more


How do I replant my Succulents?

I lost a link that was sent to me, and I don't know what type of soil to plant them in. I think is a mixture of perlite and or pumice, and compost, and or coconut... See more


How to water suculant plants?

My husband just brought me a new succulent plant. It did not come with watering recommendations nor weather they need full sun or just a well lit window. Do you have... See more


How do I take care of a Christmas cactus?

How do I take care of a Christmas cactus, so that it flowers every year?? I have had a number of them , and always seem to loose them. What kind of fertilizer should... See more


When should I plant lavender seeds?

Should I plant them now or wait until spring and sow them in my garden. Are then perennial or annual? Do they need to be contained in a planter. I heard they spread... See more


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