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Matricaria Recutita, German Chamomile: Make Your Own Chamomile Tea
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Matricaria Recutita, German Chamomile: Make Your Own Chamomile Tea

Chamomile tea is a mild sedative herbal drink recommended for calming nerves, alleviating stress, dispelling insomnia, and treating indigestion.

Lavatera Trimestris, Tree Mallow: Hollyhocks on Steroids
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Lavatera Trimestris, Tree Mallow: Hollyhocks on Steroids

Its popularity comes from its July to September bloom of saucer-shaped, white to pink flowers (to 2 to 3 inches across) that appear singly.

Amaranthus Caudatu, Tassel Flower: More Nutritional Value Than Kale
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Amaranthus Caudatu, Tassel Flower: More Nutritional Value Than Kale

Tassel flower gets its unusual common name from its tiny blood red petalless, flowers that bloom July to frost.

Hippeastrum, Giant Amaryllis Bulbs: How To Care For This New Christmas Gift
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Hippeastrum, Giant Amaryllis Bulbs: How To Care For This New Christmas Gift

2 to 6 amaryllis, flowers; large, gorgeous, mostly in shades of red, pink and white on 12 to 18 inch scapes.

Helianthus Annuus, Sunflowers: Wonderful Garden Magnet For Pollinators
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Helianthus Annuus, Sunflowers: Wonderful Garden Magnet For Pollinators

The common sunflower, is a coarse, hairy, leafy, fast-growing annual that typically reaches a height of 5 to 10 feet with stiff upright stalks.

Attracts Pollinators To Your Garden And It’s Considered a Health Food: Borage
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Attracts Pollinators To Your Garden And It’s Considered a Health Food: Borage

Attracts Pollinators To Your Garden And It’s Considered a Health Food: Borage Borago officinalis, or borage, is a rough, sprawling annual (prolific re-seeder) that reaches a height of 1 to 3 feet in your garden. It features open racemes of […]

African Daisies:  Add Instant Cheer To Your Spring And Fall Garden
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African Daisies: Add Instant Cheer To Your Spring And Fall Garden

African daisy’s add instant cheer to your spring and fall garden with colorful, daisy-shaped flowers in shades of white, pink, or yellow.

Bloodleaf: Adds Burgundy Red Foliage To Your Garden Or Containers
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Bloodleaf: Adds Burgundy Red Foliage To Your Garden Or Containers

Iresine herbstiiBloodleaf adds colorful burgundy red foliage to your garden beds or containers located on porches, decks, or patio areas.

Heliotrope, Heliotropium Arborescens: Spectacular Vanilla Fragrance
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Heliotrope, Heliotropium Arborescens: Spectacular Vanilla Fragrance

Heliotrope is an old garden favorite your grandmother may have grown. The calling card for this plant are the vanilla scented, tiny violet flowers.