Backyard plants. This list of basket worthy and vertically growing plants is a supplement to blis hanging garden these plants can be grown in containers or trained on walls. Sixty five familiar plants you didnt know you could eat are the stars of this impressively comprehensive guide by horticulturist zachos who stresses the ease and elegance of foraging familiar plantsgreens fruits nuts seeds tubers and fungiin yards and nearby environs. Take a look at this excerpt from a recent article in the la times.
L iverworts are seldom if ever noticed by most of us and if we do see them usually were not aware that we are seeing something special. What is a flowering plant. We use alfalfa and kelp meal worm castings rock minerals neptunes harvest fish hydrosylate and compost as our fertilizers.
If you fill a hole with water and it stays full for several hours plan on having to used a raised mound or finding another location. Things to remember when planting. Aquaponics is all about growing fish and vegetables in an attractive productive integrated system right in your own backyard learn more.
Who will buy my plants. An introduction to backyard plants. The picture at the right shows a liverwort found in the dim light and on the moist soil of the north side of a well near my home.
A gardener of 32 years whose business is based in la crescenta ca said tracking down the native plants requested by clients can be tricky. These toxic time bombs range from being only mildly toxic for example causing vomiting to being responsible for more serious canine health problems. All of our plants are grown without the use of chemical pesticides fungicides or fertilizers.
An introduction to backyard liverworts. Many plants poisonous to dogs are very common in backyards.