Poinsettia

Picking the Perfect Poinsettia that will Last Through the Holiday Season

Dan Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

How to pick the perfect Poinsettia that will last through the holiday season. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. There are a wide variety of poinsettias out there, with the colors of shapes of the leaves, and the fullness of the plants. But getting them to last until Christmas and beyond takes a little work. Many plant buyers confuse …

best flowering plants

Best Flowering Plants to Brighten Up the Winter Months

Dan Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

Some of the best flowering plants to brighten up the winter months.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.  You can have flowers in your garden, even through the winter. Camellias are a popular landscape plant you can keep the show going from winter to spring by planting varieties with different bloom times. Witch Hazel, known for its fragrant …

beautiful shrubs

Beautiful Shrubs to Add Colorful Winter Interest to the Garden

Dan Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

Some beautiful shrubs to add tons of colorful winter interest to your garden.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Winter has a beauty all its own, especially when you include plants with eye-catching features during the colder months. Try adding these shrubs for outstanding winter interest with their fragrant blooms, bright berries, colorful foliage, and unusual bark. For …

attracting birds

Best Ornamental Grasses for Attracting Birds to the Garden

Dan Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

Some of the best ornamental grasses for attracting birds to your garden.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Ornamental grasses provide beautiful texture, movement, and color to the landscape. They make excellent accent plants for beds and borders, and many of them even work well in containers. Adding these grasses to your yard is also an easy way …

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Best Plants for Attracting Birds to Your Yard

Dan Nursery Crops, Pollinators, Pollinators, Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

Some of the best plants for attracting birds to your yard.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Many types of birds are attracted to plants that produce plenty of seeds. By growing seedy annuals and perennials in your yard, you’ll save money on birdseed and have beautiful flowers that you’ll enjoy, too. Attract more birds to your garden …

plants

Houseplants that May be Tough to Grow but Worth it

Dan Nursery Crops, This Land of Ours

The houseplants that may be tough to grow but are sure worth it.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours.  Even though some of our favorites fall into the high-maintenance category, keeping them alive isn’t impossible. We’ve all killed a plant (or two, or three) in our lives. It happens. Even theoretically indestructible houseplants, like snake plant, pothos, and …

cutest succulents

Cutest Succulents You Should Add to Your Collection

Dan Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

The cutest succulents you should add to your collection.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Succulents are fun to collect because of how unique each one is. But lithops, also called “living rocks,” are so distinct, they don’t look like plants at all. A group of them looks more like a collection of pebbles with interesting colors and …