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The reproductive organs of most garden plants.

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Can I hand pollinate a single aloe vera plant?

I was wondering if i can simply pollinate one aloe Vera plant myself? I've checked the web but i found one video on YouTube where he has a lot of aloe plants and I wasn't sure if i needed two kinds ...
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Is my Hydrangea dying?

I have some Hydrangeas potted in front of my house (facing north) and something is wrong with one of them. The others are doing great and they all get the same amount of water and sunlight so I don't ...
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What is wrong with these evergreen trees?

Can anyone identify what kind of evergreen trees are these and what is wrong with them
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Jasminum Sambac seeds

Does anybody know how long does it take a jasminum seed to germinate? or how much light/water do they need? i could only find how to propagate them but not growing them from seeds.
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The color variations of Mirabilis Jalapa flowers

I have few Mirabilis Jalapa plants on the side of my yard. The colors of their flowers are pink, white,yellow, and orange. But,only the plant with the orange flowers grow well, while the others seem ...
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Do these verbenas need deadheading?

I bought these verbenas thinking they don't need deadheading but there is something wrong with them and I don't understand if they need to be cleaned from the dead flowers or if there is something ...
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What is happening to my flowers? Brown egg like balls? Flattened from stem

My flowers were growing wonderfully and in a nice bush form, a few days ago it started to flatten outwards. Thought it may have been due to some animal (my cat), but today I have found these brown egg ...
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Chrysanthemums and double orange blossom

I have a chrysanthemum with a second bloom emerging from within a bloom . I also have a double orange blossom grown from a cutting , which has both single and double blossoms , are one or both unusual ...
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Caterpillar/Worm/Moth Larva eating my Petunias

Will I be able to take care of the issue by vigilantly hunting these creatures (which manages my snail problem fairly well), or do I need chemicals, mantises, Wile E. Coyote style traps, etc.? Most ...
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What is this small plant with bunches of small white flowers that look like roses

I am in souther ontario and was told this is a perennial plant. What are care instructions? Here is a picture with my finger right next to a full sized flower:
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What is this giant 50cm flower?

I found this in a garden in the French Alps at 275m high, any ideas what it is? The red bit is about 40cm and the green is about 50cm.
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Why does my lotus plant look like this?

I was wondering why are the leaves dying some information : 1)I have tuff soil spread around the large container and the seeds burried. 2)The plant sees direct sunlight most of the day. 3)I have 3 ...
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Are my petunias dying?

Can anyone tell what is wrong with my petunias? They get full sun and are watered regularly. I have been fertilizing them once every month with the fertilizer shown below What should I do to make ...
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Why do some of my lotus leaves look like this :

Hi everyone, i would like to understand why some of the leaves are dying, is it too much sun?
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Trying to identify this flower or weed

This came up in my lily patch. Originally it looked like a bud but never bloomed and now it has a pink center and these grass-like (petals?). I don't know what it is or if it's just part of the lily ...
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Summer vegetable garden in SoCal

I know there already is a question answered about which crops to grow in the late summer (August): Late summer vegetable garden in SoCal?. But I'm wondering if there are recommendations for crops to ...
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Why do people say rhubarb flowers, when I've never seen it flower for me?

I have a lot of family that has the same cultivar of rhubarb, but it never seems to flower (from the same mother plant that we split the roots apart over 30+ years). Why do people say that it flowers,...
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What kind of Iris is this?

If it actually is an Iris, that is. I had no idea we had this plant and I had subconsciously grouped it under the non-flowering section. Imagine my surprise when it bloomed all of a sudden! After ...
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My Marigold plant that I started from seed is starting to droop, what do I do?

Please help ASAP I do not want my little plant to die, just last week it was doing spectacular and now nothing.
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What is this flower?

This flower is growing in my back yard out of the wall. I've tried Googling "purple flower yellow center" and similar terms but I can't find an exact match. I'm in North-East England if that's any ...
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I need advice about climbing vines/plants for my handicap ramp

I am having my handicap ramp rebuilt and will have wood lattice installed on both sides. I live right outside Kases City, MO. I want to plant something that can climb on the lattice. I want something ...
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planted 100 tulip bulbs and they did not bloom

I planted over 100 tulip bulbs last fall and 20-30 daffodils.. The tulips never came up. Anyone know what could have caused this? Thanks
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I need information for this plant

I just bought some of these flowers and I need information so I can decide where to plant it. What is the name of this plant? Is it a perennial? How big does it get? Can it survive cold winters ( ...
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Trim/Flashing for Flowerbed Next to House

We installed a flower bed next to our house. The house siding is T1-11. We put weatherproof paper against the house to keep the siding safe from moist dirt, but we would like to put some kind of trim ...
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How to kmow if a young rose is a climber

I bought this young rose and it already has blooms, smaller than the regular rose flowers but I noticed that it's kinda growing horizontally and long stems so I put a stick beside it to support its ...
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Should I cut off hydrangeas' early blooms?

I have some hydrangeas which I keep in the greenhouse because of the very cold winters we get. They have started to bloom but I don't know if thats bad because what I want is more blooms during summer....
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Why did my hydrangea's flowers die?

I bought these hydrangeas yesterday, today the red one's flowers died and the white one"s don't look as good as yesterday either. I haven't watered or repoted them yet. Update: 4 hours after I ...
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Flamingo (Anthurium) leaves turning yellowish

I have this Flamingo plant (Anthrium) for the last month. I use P rich fertilizer on it. Sometimes it gets occasional sunlight (Might be 2 days a week). It is kept in a room where it gets diffuse ...
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Why is my cactus losing its thorns?

I bought this cactus four months ago and it had some fake flowers glued to it. I took them off by force and with them some of the thorns were off too. I was hoping that I wasn't going to harm the ...
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Which Fertilizers to use?

I have a Gardenia, anthrium and peace lily indoors. For my other plants, I use NPK (7+3+6) for the green plants, NPK (3.5 + 6 + 6 ) for blossom plants and another NPK(4+1.5+4) for all purpose. My ...
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Can the african violet be propagated by leafs

I saw this photo of african violet leafs and just wanted to ask if it is really possible to propagate them this way. If anyone tried it and if it works
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What are the ideal conditions of this flower

How can I take care of this flower and what season does it bloom?
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Kalanchoe's stems becoming red and roots growing on them

What are these red stems and the things that look like roots? Do they damage the plant and how should I take care of it?
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Can I take cuttings from hydrangea?

I have these hydrangeas from last year and I saw that they started growing new cuttings at the bottom. Now you can see that the older ones are the taller ones and I was wondering if I can cut them and ...
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Gardenia Buds dropping

I brought a gardenia from store few weeks back. It looked very healthy. However, live in northern Germany and here winter days are really small and 95% of the time, it is extremely cloudy. The ...
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What is wrong with my Christmas flower?

Can someone identify what is wrong with this flower and what should I do to take a better care of it
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What is this small perfume-like flower and how can I grow cuttings?

What is this plant with little yellow flowers? The smell is immaculate, so strong, smelt from far away, yet soft and perfume like at the same time. Plant grows maybe 2m tall. How can I grow ...
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Does anyone know what kind of plant this is?

all! I need some help. I overwatered a friend's plant and need to replace it. Does anyone know what kind of plant this is? Any help would be super appreciated!
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I can't identify this plant

I posted this plant more than a month ago here but I was told that I should wait for it to grow more in order to get an accurate identification. Can someone identify it now?
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What is the name of this plant that has flowers resembling white filaments?

I came across this flower in Maharashtra, India. I don't have much information about it.
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Identify this flower

flower blooms once in a year, in the winters. The plant is only like 50 cm tall now, has no other branch and those few leaves you can see around the flower are the only leaves of the entire plant. ...
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Multi planting in one pot

If you wish to have an instant effect with your planting, can you plant more than one plant in a pot? In this case, I have 3 Hydrangea arborescens ‘Anabelle’ which I want to place on a large pot. ...
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Plant ID Needed - making my dog sick!

Does anyone know what kind of plant this is in the photos? My dog keeps eating the leaves, and it makes him sick.
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Can I take many cuttings from one stalk?

I want to take cuttings from impatiens new guinea. I was wondering if I can take many cuttings from the same stalk or does it have to be just the top part? I understand that they should have some ...
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Taking cuttings from pelorganium

I tried to take cuttings from pelargonium flowers but someone told me that I should have left more leaves on the stalk. Will I still be able to propagate them like this
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Prematurely flowering wallflowers

Every year I grow wallflowers (Erysimum cheiri) for spring bedding in my garden. This year, as usual, I sowed them in July in order to plant out now in early November. However, unlike in previous ...
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What is the name of this flower

I had this flowers a few years ago but I don't know what it is called so I don't know how to look for it now. Can anyone help identifying it. This is the only photo I have
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I need help identifying this plant

Can someone identify this plant. I was told that it blooms but I have no idea what kind of flowers.
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Name of this plant So i can propagate it

I purchased this plant from Market there was no mention of it's name but i liked it very much. Any one know whats the name of it and whats the best way to propagate it.
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Identification of a shrub

white variegated leaves Fall blooms of crimson red dainty flowers Currently in Zone 6