Search Results

You are looking at 71 - 80 of 172 items for :

  • "garden plant" x
  • Refine by Access: All x
Clear All
Free access

Shuyin Liang, Xuan Wu, and David Byrne

Roses ( Rosa sp.) have been one of the most popular floral decorations for the past 5000 years and are commercially used as garden plants, cut flowers, and for food/medicinal/fragrance industrial use ( Gudin, 2000 ; Shepherd, 1954 ; Zlesak, 2006

Open access

Lyn A. Gettys

garden plant in the 1880s. This South American native has water-repellant leaves with swollen petioles attached in a basal rosette; it bears large, showy, lavender flowers. Reports have indicated that it was intentionally released into the St. Johns River

Free access

Sandra B. Wilson, Gary W. Knox, Keona L. Muller, Rosanna Freyre, and Zhanao Deng

garden fence: Invasive garden plants in Australia and their environmental and agricultural impacts Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) report prepared for World Wildlife Fund (WWF)–Australia WWF–Australia, Sydney

Full access

Iftikhar Ahmad, Muhammad B. Rafiq, John M. Dole, Bilal Abdullah, and Kinza Habib

production and postharvest handling protocols ( Ahmad et al., 2014 ; Regan and Dole, 2010 ). Delphinium, snapdragon, and stock are well recognized in international markets as specialty cut flowers; however, they are grown only as bedding garden plants in

Free access

Shuyin Liang, Xuan Wu, and David Byrne

Roses ( Rosa L.) for the past 5000 years have been one of the most popular flowers used as garden plants, cut flowers, and for the food, medicinal, and fragrance industries ( Shepherd, 1954 ; Zlesak, 2006 ). They were originally domesticated in

Free access

Xiaojie Zhao, Guihong Bi, Richard L. Harkess, Jac J. Varco, and Eugene K. Blythe

TB iris ( Iris germanica ) is a perennial plant belonging to the family Iridaceae. Hundreds of TB iris hybrids exist representing every color from jet black to sparkling white. TB iris is a popular garden plant with potential as a cut-flower crop

Free access

Carlos De la Cuadra, Alexis K. Vidal, Susana Lefimil, and Leví Mansur

, L. Zoellner, O. Riedemann, P. Verdugo, G. Harrison, C. 2004 Leucocoryne , a native Chilean genus and it use as a garden plant. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile Mobayen, R.G. 1980 Germination and emergence of citrus and

Full access

Fan Li, Guoxian Wang, Rongpei Yu, Min Wu, Qinli Shan, Lifang Wu, Jiwei Ruan, and Chunmei Yang

is considered one of the 10 best-selling cut flower species worldwide ( Zvi et al., 2008 ). Because of its ornamental value, Gypsophila paniculata has been grown not only for flower arrangements but also as a perennial garden plant ( Wang et al

Free access

Michelle A. Grabowski and Dean K. Malvick

reports that the value for wholesale annual bedding and garden plants totaled $1.36 billion in 2012. Many of the most popular annual bedding plants are susceptible to white mold, including petunia, zinnia, verbena, snapdragon, and salvia ( Boland and Hall

Free access

Keri D. Jones, Sandra M. Reed, and Timothy A. Rinehart

sold as garden plants. The two subspecies are differentiated by the larger leaves and inflorescences of H. macrophylla ssp. macrophyll a ( McClintock, 1957 ). Interest in the species has increased in recent years as a result of the introduction of