Despite drought conditions in the area over the past few months, the pollinator friendly, sensory garden planted at the Nelson Memorial Library in Lovingston last June is thriving, said branch manager and horticulturalist Yulita Ellis.
If you’re a beginner plant parent with low light in your home, try these easy plants that @cindiyang recommends including snake plants, pothos, and ZZ plants.
TikTok creator @oli_bea has a huge collection of plants that line bright windows, but the bathroom doesn’t get the same kind of light. But plants in the bathroom aren’t off the table. If you have a bathroom without a lot of natural light, try a pothos. They thrive in the humidity.
Snake plants, pothos, and ZZ plants are go-to options for dark rooms, but @edenish has a recommendation that’s a little less basic—a peacock calathea.
A 57-year-old Chesterfield County man was arrested last week on felony charges after authorities found more than 50 suspected marijuana plants in his truck and home, far more than the four plants allowed under Virginia’s new law.
About 400 hourly employees at Mondelez International Inc.’s bakery plant in eastern Henrico County have gone on strike, seeking to stop demands the company has made for concessions in contract negotiations and to end what the union calls the outsourcing of jobs to Mexico.
A 57-year-old Chesterfield County man was arrested last week on felony charges after authorities found more than 50 suspected marijuana plants in his truck and home, far more than the four plants allowed under Virginia's new law.
Augusta Lavender heliotrope is arriving for gardens in spring 2022, and it's a winner.
The Greenhaus at Crisp is blooming quickly, preparing for an opening sometime in the next three weeks.
Window boxes show off the range of possibilities a few feet of soil can offer, so use these tips to create a floral creation of your own.
Keep an eye on your rose bushes. Wind borne mites carrying rose rosette disease are active this summer.
Edible plants, roses and lawns are some of the items to consider in August. This month is a wide-open window of opportunity for vegetable gardeners.
Some people in central Virginia are preparing to fight a plan to put a natural gas pipeline through their properties that would serve a yet-to-be-built power plant in Charles City County.
Want to fill your home with plants that will make your cat happy? Take @nectar_il’s advice and buy peperomia varieties, a money tree, a parlor palm, and more.
Spider plants, ferns, and of course cat grass are good hearty options for cats like @lynxpointmicetto who love to play in your plants.
A weed is nothing more than a plant growing in the wrong place, and there are some benefits — yes, benefits — of weeds.
A strike ongoing since last month will end.
The National Garden Bureau has designated 2021 as the Year of the Sunflower. Suncredible Yellow, a new variety, has truly captured hearts.
Window boxes give gardeners an affordable outlet to do what they love most: experiment. Known as one of the first living walls, window boxes have been a longtime favorite of gardeners. Window boxes continue to be a popular landscape element today and often stand in for front yards at homes that open to the sidewalk. Although there is a lot of creative freedom with planting window boxes, there is a right way to do it. Window boxes show off the wide range of possibilities a few feet of soil can offer, so use our tips to create a floral creation of your own.