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Interesting Plant: Blackfruit Dogwood (Cornus sessilis)

Starting a series within a series, I will be highlighting shade plants that grow well underneath trees, especially California Live Oak. I have a deep shade area beneath many trees here in my own garden and i am constantly looking for plants that can help green this area. — Douglas Hmmm, could I transplant a […]

Interesting Plant: California Spikenard and Elk Clover (Aralia californica)

Starting a series within a series, I will be highlighting shade plants that grow well underneath trees, especially California Live Oak. I have a deep shade area beneath many trees here in my own garden and i am constantly looking for plants that can help green this area. — Douglas Yet another shady ground cover […]

Interesting Plant: Bush Anemone (Carpenteria californica)

Starting a series within a series, I will be highlighting shade plants that grow well underneath trees, especially California Live Oak. I have a deep shade area beneath many trees here in my own garden and i am constantly looking for plants that can help green this area. — Douglas One of our fire-adapted plants […]

Garden Leaves: Fern – 9 in a series

  They don’t sport showy flowers, but ferns can be a dramatic statement in your garden — and in nature — especially when massed together. Witness this field high on the flanks of Mount Etna where naturalized, native ferns, make up most of the understory plants. For me, ferns are important as they tolerate shade […]

Interesting Plant: California Pipevine/California Dutchman’s Pipe (Aristolochia californica)

Starting a series within a series, I will be highlighting shade plants that grow well underneath trees, especially California Live Oak. I have a deep shade area beneath many trees here in my own garden and i am constantly looking for plants that can help green this area. — Douglas A wild and weird exotic […]

Interesting Plant: Wild Ginger (Asarum caudatum)

Starting a series within a series, I will be highlighting shade plants that grow well underneath trees, especially California Live Oak. I have a deep shade area beneath many trees here in my own garden and i am constantly looking for plants that can help green this area. — Douglas A good ground cover that […]

Fittonia via Instagram [Photo]

Fittonia #plants #garden #gardenersnotebook #nature #leaves #pattern #green via Instagram Follow me on Instagram     Read more on this topic: Leaves in the garden this afternoon #leaves #plants #garden #gardenersnotebook #nature #outdoors via Instagram [Photo] Garden Leaves: Opuntia – 6 in a series – See more on A Gardener’s Notebook at DouglasEWelch.com #opuntia #cactus […]

Lovely variegation for the garden #garden #gardenersnotebook #plants #nature #variegation #shade via Instagram [Photo]

Lovely variegation for the garden #garden #gardenersnotebook #plants #nature #variegation #shade via Instagram Follow me on Instagram Find out more about shade gardening with these books from Amazon.com …andfrom Target. com…     Read more on this topic: Lovely Succulent #plants #garden #nature #succulent #gardenersnotebook via Instagram [Photo] Schefflera #shade #plants #garden #gardenersnotebook #nature #leaves […]

Interesting Plant: Begonia Rex (Painted-leaf begonia)

Begonia Rex (Painted-leaf begonia) Begonia Rex has an amazing variety of colors, shapes, variegation and more. I am always looking for shade plants and begonia are always a great source of lovely color and variety for those places that simply don’t have enough sun for more showy, flowering plants. This Begonia Rex Google Image Search […]

Embrace Your Space: Planting Our New Monrovia Plant Additions Into Garden [Video]

Embrace Your Space: Planting Our New Monrovia Plant Additions Into Garden   In this episode: Today we get our new acquisitions settled into the garden — including astilbe, heliotrope and hot lips sage! Visit Monrovia Plants at http://DouglasEWelch.com/embrace For more information on these plants, visit… Bridal Veil® Astilbe – Plant Choice #1 for Embrace Your Space with […]