Posts in category Plants

colorful xeric plants

5 Colorful Xeric Plants

Who says that xeric plants aren’t colorful? Well, nobody, really, but we tend to forget that low-input plants can offer brilliantly hued floral displays as well as tough-as-nails sustainability.

pine bark handling

Guide to Pine Bark Handling and Aging

In this first article of a three-part series highlighting the changes in the physical, chemical and hydrologic properties of pine bark over 12 months of managed aging, researchers at North Carolina State University discuss their findings on the effects on substrate physical properties.