This plant is best grown in the spring and fall.
THREE RIVERS, Calif. (AP) — Flames on Sunday reached a grove of sequoia trees in California as firefighters battled to keep fire from driving further into another grove, where the base of the world’s largest tree has been wrapped in protective foil.
The colossal General Sherman Tree in Sequoia National Park and other sequoias have been wrapped in aluminum in an effort to save the trees from intense flames. Get the latest.
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Fire crews moved to ramp up the battle Wednesday against two expanding forest fires threatening Sequoia National Park’s giant sequoia trees and infrastructure.
CUSTER CITY, S.D. (AP) — Looking down a hillside dotted with large stumps and nearly devoid of trees, a pair of retired U.S. Forest Service employees lamented logging policies they helped craft to deal with two harbingers of climate change -- pine beetles and wildfires.
They can be planted now to provide color starting in mid-summer.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A man fed up with a private road in poor condition near his southwest Florida business has a novel solution: plant a banana tree in a pothole to warn motorists away.
It is that time of the year once again where it seems everyone has mums for sale.
Dry lightning puts dozens of fires on the landscape, Lane said, and weather is a major factor in their spread.
If you’re a beginner plant parent with low light in your home, try these easy plants that @cindiyang recommends including snake plants, pothos, and ZZ plants.
TikTok creator @oli_bea has a huge collection of plants that line bright windows, but the bathroom doesn’t get the same kind of light. But plants in the bathroom aren’t off the table. If you have a bathroom without a lot of natural light, try a pothos. They thrive in the humidity.
Snake plants, pothos, and ZZ plants are go-to options for dark rooms, but @edenish has a recommendation that’s a little less basic—a peacock calathea.
Instead of the nice, thick, straight fruits they were looking forward to, they got some really odd shaped things growing on their vines. Some …
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Many flowers will get a second breath and put on another good display of color that lasts almost until frost.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Richard Barclay opens a metal drawer in archives of the Smithsonian Natural History Museum containing fossils that are nearly 100 million years old. Despite their age, these rocks aren’t fragile. The geologist and botanist handles them with casual ease, placing one in his palm for closer examination.