Makeshift Front Yard Shade Garden!

It’s all in there: (1) cymbidium orchids, (2) epidendrum orchids or crucifix orchids, (3) jade plant, or Crassula argentea or Crassula portulacea or money plant or money tree – a succulent, (4) yellow ginger plant, or cream garland lily or Hedychium flavescens Carey ex Roscoe, (5) white calla lily or Zantedeschia aethiopica or giant white arum lily or common arum lily, and (6) English ivy, also known as Hedera helix, variegated type. That’s a mouthful!

Except for the yellow ginger plant, all other plants are in containers. I’m not yet sure if this will be the final spot for these container plants but they sure do look like they’re having a nice time together!

CONSUMER ALERT UPDATE: English ivy has been reported to be highly poisonous to animals and humans, both in its leaves and in any berries it may produce. Please take steps to wash your hands thoroughly after handling this plant and keep it away from reach from children and animals.

Calla lily also has toxic properties, as does the jade plant.

More information on toxic plants can be found here:

http://www.calpoison.org/hcp/KNOW%20YOUR%20PLANTS-plant%20list%20for%20CPCS%2009B.pdf

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Garden Fairy Farm

Organic gardening and the preservation of biodiversity

ICI & LA NATURE PICTURES

Walk and Bike in France. www.icietlanature.com

Garden of Eve

Growing my own, from garden to table.

Photo Nature Blog

Nature Photography by Jeffrey Foltice

moments clicked

Some of the best moments captured

villagegardener

Living and Gardening on Cape Cod

The Stay-at-home Scientist

Science, Gardening, Work-Life Balance

Sunny Sleevez

Sun Protection & Green Info

keri's orchids

blogging my orchid obsession

Earth Citizen

Spreading peace by dropping Truth bombs

Arthur in the Garden.

Gardening and Cooking inside the beltline in Raleigh, North Carolina.

jardinerialarcon

Jardinería en la costa del sol

WordPress.com

WordPress.com is the best place for your personal blog or business site.

%d bloggers like this: