Welcome! Plantpedia is your comprehensive guide to our extensive line of plants. Here you’ll find information about each plant, fun facts, and easy tips on how to care for them. From Allamandas to Zebra plants, we’ve got you covered.
The banana is a fruit produced by several kinds of herbaceous, flowering plants in the genus Musa. The fruit is usually elongated and curved, with soft flesh that is rich in starch and covered with a rind which may be green, yellow, brown, purple, or red when ripe.
The blackberry is a fruit produced by many species in the Rubus genus. Blackberries are notable for their high nutritional contents of dietary fiber, vitamin C, and vitamin K.
Blueberries are perennial, flowering plants with indigo-colored berries in the section Cyanococcus within the genus Vaccinium. They are loaded for being high in antioxidants, but low in calories. The blueberry harvest in North America varies, starting as early as May and usually ending in late summer.
Crotons are tropical plants native to southeastern Asia. In nature they grow in open forests and reach heights of up to 8 feet. The shrub contains large, thick, shiny leaves that may display green, white, purple, orange, yellow, red, or pink colors.
The Easter Lily, also known as the Bermuda lily, is an emblem of spring and has been adopted by many churches as a symbol of the resurrection of Christ. This plant originated on the southern islands of Japan, and produces a number of trumpet shaped, fragrant, white flowers.
The grape is a fruiting berry of the deciduous, woody vines of the genus Vitis. Approximately 71% of the world's grape production is used for wine, 27% as fresh fruit, and 2% as dried fruit. Yeast, one of the earliest domesticated microorganisms, occurs naturally on the skins of grapes, leading to the innovation of alcoholic drinks such as wine. The earliest known production of wine occurred around 8,000 years ago in the country of Georgia.
Guavas are a tropical fruit native to Mexico, Central America, and South America. Mature trees of most species are fairly cold-hardy and can survive temperatures slightly colder than 25 degrees Fahrenheit for short periods of time. They are rich in dietary fiber and vitamin C, typically containing four times the amount of vitamin C as an orange.
Hydrangeas are native to southern and eastern Asia as well as the Americas. Flowers are produced from early spring to late autumn. Flowers can be white, pink, or blue depending on the soil's pH.
Marginatas come bicolored, which displays red, yellow, and green stripes. These plants can reach a height of 10 to 15 feet.
The olive is a species of a small tree in the family Oleaceae. The plant has significant importance in the Mediterranean region as the source of olive oil, and is one of the most extensively cultivated fruit crops in the world. It produces silvery green, oblong leaves and small, white, feathery flowers. The fruit is divided into three categories: green, semi-ripe/turning-color, and black/ripe. .
Papaya is native to the tropics of the Americas, and was first cultivated in Mexico several centuries before the emergence of the Mesoamerican civilizations. In cultivation, it grows rapidly, fruiting within three years. It is, however, highly frost-sensitive, limiting its production to tropical climates.
Pelee mums range in color from yellow, to red, to orange. Grow to heights between 20 to 24 inches, and prefer temperatures between 65 to 70 degrees Fahrenheit.
The poinsettia is a culturally and commercially important plant species that is indigenous to Mexico and Central America. It is particularly well known for its red and green foliage and is widely used in Christmas floral displays.
The pomegranate is a fruit bearing deciduous shrub or small tree growing between 16 to 26 feet tall. The pomegranate is considered to have originated in the region of modern day Iran, and has been cultivated since ancient times throughout the Mediterranean region and northern India. In the Northern Hemisphere, the fruit is typically in season from September to February, and from March to May in the Southern Hemisphere.
The raspberry is the fruit of a multitude of plant species in the genus Rubus of the rose family. Raspberries are an important commercial fruit crop, widely grown in all temperate regions of the world. They are a rich source of vitamin C, manganese, and dietary fiber. Research also indicates antioxidant and antiproliferative (chemopreventative) effects may be associated with the fruit.
Rose: Double Knock Out
Double Knock Out comes from the same cross that produced the original Knock Out rose, but has double the amount of flowers. Therefore, it has the same disease resistance and blooming cycle.
Rose: Double Knock Out
Duet roses allow you to have 2 different rose varieties on a single rootstock. Due to the limited supply of each color combination (5,000 of each combination a year), the Duet Rose is an exclusive novelty item.
Rose: Knock Out
Knock Out roses are extremely easy to grow and require no special care, which is why they are the most widely sold rose in North America. They are highly resistant to disease, with bloom cycles every 5 to 6 weeks that continue till early winter. If pruned, they can grow between 3 to 4 feet tall.
Rose: Patio Pot Collection
The Patio Pot Collection showcases roses with colorful blooms and unique characteristics. The floribunda shrubs have large blooms and high centered buds. Flowers bloom in clusters, but also one to a stem, reoccurring throughout the season. The roses in this collection were awarded a gold medal in an international competition.
Rose: Patio Pot Collection
Spathiphyllum is a genus of plants native to the tropical regions of the Americas and southeastern Asia. Certain species are commonly known as “spath” or “peace lilies”.