Tag «Plant (Organism Classification)»

Domains and Kingdoms of life

Domains and Kingdoms of life

At the broadest level, all life on earth can be assigned into one of three major groups called domains: domain Bacteria, domain Archaea, and domain Eukarya. While the diversity of life within each of these domains is vast, organisms in the domain share certain characteristics, such as similar cell structures and related sequences of ribosomal …

How to Plant Canna Bulbs

How to Plant Canna Bulbs

My name is Hans Langeveld from Longfield Gardens and I’m going to show you here how to plant cannas. The nice thing about cannas is they provide backdrop color because they’re nice and tall plants. we’re going to plant these right here in this corner, and as they grow tall and flower all summer they’ll …

How to identify miconia

How to identify miconia

Miconia calvescens, also known as the purple plague, is a small tree that can grow up to about 15m, and is one of the more invasive plants in the tropical regions of the world. It is a weed on many tropical isalnds in the pacific where it has formed complete moncultures, as seen in these …

Aquatic Plants Can Help Keep Your Pond Clean

Aquatic Plants Can Help Keep Your Pond Clean

There are many different ways to keep your pond looking healthy and clear. However, the best way to deal with maintenance problems is by taking full advantage of aquatic plants. While a lot of people would think that using plants and flowers are solely for making the pond look more inviting, there are also plants …