From the monthly archives: January 2010

Diplazium proliferum Random fun facts: – This plant has 5 synonyms; Asplenium proliferum, Callipteris prolifera, Diplazium accedens, Callipteris accedens, Athyrium accedens. (These photos were taken from the New York Botanic Garden and the name was taken from their accession data and label… Not sure if I’m using the most accurate plant name for this blog […]

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Adiantum capillus-veneris Random fun facts: – Ferns are thought to like moist soil. This is true, but they like consistent soil. If the moisture fluctuates it can be disastrous. Try and water your fern on a schedule. – The leaves always look dry; water slides right off. Hence the word Adiantum means ‘unwetted’. – An […]

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So here is another Longwood Garden Photo post. This time its all Christmas! (Or just snow and all things wintery :D) (Amaryllis, Artemisia, and Poinsettia Standards) (Christmas ‘Presents’ Wrapped with Lady Bugs!) (The Orangery Display) (A Living Wreath with Orchids) (The white Narcissus and the purple Mondo grass were a nice compliment to the Blue […]

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