Yearly Archives: 2016

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Maintaining Holiday Flowering Plants

Maintaining Holiday Flowering Plants Holiday Poinsettia Wreath During the holiday season, interiorscapers transform ordinary offices into festive workplaces with decorations and flowering plants. To keep the delicate blooms looking their best, follow these guidelines. Keep them moist Most flowering plants have extensive fibrous root systems that require constant moisture. Plants in flower do [...]

By | 2017-01-09T09:58:30+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Interior Plants|0 Comments

Fragile – Handle Plants With Care

Fragile - Handle Plants With Care When transporting and installing flowering plants, it is important to protect their delicate blooms. Their life expectancy will be shortened if the plants are not handled properly from the time they leave the greenhouse or warehouse until they reach their new home on your account. Transporting flowering plants Plant [...]

By | 2017-10-17T21:42:15+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Interior Plants|0 Comments

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A Fountain of Youth for Plants When Hurricane Andrew hit the Dade County area of Rorida, August, 1992, it wiped out acres of tropical plants. by Teena Risley Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, [...]

By | 2016-12-22T16:33:23+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Interior Plants|0 Comments

Pest Lifestyles: Piercing and Sucking Bug

Pest Lifestyles: Piercing and Sucking Bug  The insect damage most frequently found on interiorscape plants comes from piercing and sucking pests. To understand why these pesky critters find our plants to be so attractive, let’s examine the environment they thrive in and what they look for when they’re hungry. Sap Suckers Aphids, scale, mealybug, whitefly [...]

By | 2017-01-09T09:47:40+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Interior Plants|0 Comments

Kicking the Bugs Out – Interior Plant Pest Solutions

Kicking the Bugs Out - Interior Plant Pest Solutions When designing a pest control strategy for insects and mites, consider cultural, mechanical, biological and least toxic chemical alternatives. When you blend these methods to control and eradicate pests, you are practicing Integrated Pest Management (IPM). TREATMENT STRATEGIES Cultural Reduce plant stress by changing a cultural [...]

By | 2017-01-09T09:53:35+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Pests|0 Comments