Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that is essential to every system in the human body. It helps to • reduce inflammation • maintain healthy immune function • deter aging • deter cancer Vitamin C promotes collagen production in the body. A recent study shows that when consumed Vit C has a powerful effect on […]
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Caring for Poinsettias After The Holidays
Now that the holidays are over, its time to pack up and put away all our seasonal décor. But what should you do with your poinsettia plants? Don’t throw them away! They can be planted or repotted! Poinsettias are a perennial shrub and can be planted in your yard and enjoyed for years. With proper […]
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Understanding Plant Labels: What does growth rate mean?
Plant Label 101 – Growth Rate One of the most common questions we are asked at the nursery is “how fast will this plant grow?” It is often a tricky question to answer, because a plants growth depends largely on numerous factors, including soil, drainage, water, fertility, light, exposure, etc. However in general botanical terms, plants are […]
5 Invasive Trees That May be Hiding In Your Yard
Native vs Invasive: The battle for Hawaii’s forests Plant life is very diverse in Hawaii, and while we have many species of plants native to the islands (i.e. arrived here without human help), many commonly seen plants were introduced here intentionally by humans, as ornamentals or for other purposes. Unfortunately, introduced plants often escape from […]