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Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea (Asteraceae))

Coneflower is a common name of at least four genera of flowering plants in family Asteraceae. Coneflowers, especially the purple varieties, are old fashioned prairie plants. The primary varieties are: * Dracopis * Echinacea * Rudbeckia * Ratibida We will focus on the Echinacea variety. Echinacea resemble daisies with swept-back petals They are hardy, drought […]

Growing lavender

The Lavenders Lavandula are a genus of about 25-30 species of flowering plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae, native from the Mediterranean region south to tropical Africa and to the southeast regions of India. The genus includes annuals, herbaceous plants, subshrubs, and small shrubs. The native range extends across the Canary Islands, North and East […]