Virtual herbarium

fern with small green leaves

Venus hair (Adiantum raddianum)

The Adiantum raddianum is one of the most popular and used plants around the world, although its origin is in tropical America. Known…
Cabrahigos possess pollen in order to pollinate fig trees (female) with female flowers

Goat

The Cabrahigo is a (male) variety of Ficus carica, which only generates male flowers that have pollen in order to pollinate ...
pot full of plant with long creeping branches

Banana chain (Senecio radicans)

Senecio radicans is a plant of the Asteraceae family, it is also known as “banana chain”, due to its curved bluish-green foliage ...
caigua

Caigua (Cyclanthera pedata)

The caigua is a herbaceous plant that belongs to the Cucurbitaceae family like the pumpkin or the watermelon. Its scientific name ...
benefits of zucchini

Zucchini and its types of varieties

What is zucchini? Zucchini are the fruits of a variety of squash that is produced in summer. It has a soft texture with a sweet taste, being ...
Caladium is a tropical plant

Caladium (Caladium)

The plants of the genus Caladium have the peculiarity of having very, very showy and cheerful colored leaves. Also, while in the wild ...
Calamintha nepeta var nepeta

Calamintha nepeta

All aromatic plants have something special, and the one that I am going to present to you here is no exception. Its -old- scientific name is Calamintha ...
Calandrinia grandiflora

Calandrinia grandiflora

Do you like this flower? It is very beautiful, but it may still seem more so when I tell you that it is produced by a plant rather ...

Calathea (Calathea ornata)

Calathea ornata has beautiful foliage with oval and lanceolate leaves of green color combined with purple. The youngest leaves have some ...
Calathea rufibarba in pot

Calathea (Calathea rufibarba)

Calathea rufibarba is a perennial herb belonging to the Marantaceae family. It is distinguished by the characteristic size of its fascinating leaves, which ...
Calathea makoyana

Calathea makoyana

Calathea makoyana is better known by the common name of "peacock plant". It is a tropical indoor plant with a characteristic ...
calathea medallion

calathea medallion

Seeing a calathea and not falling for them is very difficult. There are many varieties to choose from and all of them have peculiar characteristics that…
Calathea triostar

Calathea triostar

There is no doubt that Calatheas are one of the most striking purifying plants. Due to its leaves, and the color of these, it is…
Calathea warscewiczii

Calathea warscewiczii

If you are interested in calatheas, you will know that within these there are many different ones, that they have unique characteristics and that make them true in themselves…
Calendula arvensis

Calendula arvensis

You have probably never heard of a plant with this name, Calendula arvensis. However, when I tell you the properties and uses of ...
Calluna in flower

Calluna, the happiest bush

The Calluna is a subshrub that produces a large number of flowers. With a height of about 50cm, you can have it both in the garden and ...
View of the flowers of Calocephalus platycephalus

Calocephalus

The plants of the genus Calocephalus are so curious that they may surprise you: there are some that are herbs and others that are shrubs, with a color ...
Caltha palustris flower

Caltha palustris

The plant known by the scientific name of Caltha palustris is one that you may not forget, especially if you usually have migraines or ...
Camellia is an ornamental shrub

Camellia (Camellia)

Camellia is a very, very popular genus of shrubs: the species that form it produce beautiful flowers, with very cheerful colors, during the ...
Camellia can be grown in a pot

Camellia (Camellia)

Camellia is probably one of the most cultivated Asian shrubs in the world. Its beautiful flowers are so decorative that it is impossible to ignore them. In addition, they have ...
Camellia sinensis

Camellia sinensis

Among the varieties of camellia we find Camellia sinensis. It is known as the tea plant. Its leaves and stems are part of ...
Chamomile or chamomile

Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile)

Today we are going to talk about a plant whose cultivation and care are quite rewarding. It's about chamomile. Its scientific name is Chamaemelum nobile ...
shrub or vine with pink flowers

Pink bell (Convolvulus althaeoides)

Convolvulus althaeoides is a plant of the Convolvulaceae family, with general characteristics herbaceous, perennial and rustic. From an etymological point of view, the name ...
bush full of small yellow flowers

Golden bells (Forsythia intermedia)

The Forsythia intermedia is an ornamental plant that lights up the garden with its sun-colored flowers from the beginning of spring, this being ...
Calystegia sepium flower

Bluebell (Calystegia sepium)

The plant known by the scientific name Calystegia sepium is a relatively small perennial climber that produces impressive pure white flowers. Its…
The Ipomea is the largest genus in the Convolvulaceae family of flowering plants.

Bellflower (Ipomoea)

The Ipomoea is the largest genus in the Convolvulaceae family of flowering plants, with more than 500 species, being a large group and…
Campanula carpathica

Campanula carpathica (bluebells)

When the cold winter ends and the warmer spring begins, gardens and home interiors are invaded with a beautiful flower. This flower…
Campanula portenschlagiana

Campanula portenschlagiana

A plant with an unpronounceable name but with very useful characteristics is the Campanula portenschlagiana. Its common name is Dalmatian bluebell. It is an original plant ...
The Campsis radicans flower is very decorative

Campsis radicans

Campsis radicans is one of the vines that, apart from producing very beautiful flowers, is capable of withstanding very intense frosts. The most interesting…
View of the cañaheja flowers

Cañaheja (Ferula communis)

Cañaheja is a megaforbia, that is, a giant, perennial herb that is very important to know because it is highly toxic, but also because it can reach ...
Phlomis lychnitis

Candlemas (Phlomis lychnitis)

When we walk through the countryside we can find a great variety of species: herbaceous, shrubby and even arboreal, but has it ever happened to you that you have seen ...
Verbascum sinuatum in habitat

Candlestick (Verbascum sinuatum)

There are many herbs that, growing in the garden, are uprooted. And it is logical: they grow very fast, so much so that they invade the land that we want them to ...
Aristolochia baetica

Lamps (Aristolochia baetica)

If you live or have been visiting the fields of Spain or Africa, it is likely that you have seen a grass with some flowers ...
Drimys winteri flower

Cinnamon (Drimys winteri)

Cinnamon is a tree with great ornamental value that can be grown in temperate regions without any problem. Although it is not ...
Campechiana poteria

Canistel (Pouteria campechiana)

Do you live in an area where frost does not occur and do you have an orchard or garden? If so, what better way to take advantage of it and plant a ...
The Brassica napus is a herbaceous plant

Canola (Brassica napus)

Canola is one of the herbaceous plants that is most commonly grown in the world, but it could also be perfectly in the garden or ...
Medicinal plant benefits

Capitaneja (Verbesina crocata)

One of the edible plants with medicinal properties is the capitaneja. Its scientific name is Verbesina crocata and it is a plant with large ...
The fruits of the kaki are round and edible

Persimmons: cultivation

Persimmons are one of the fruit trees most loved by everyone: they are precious at any time of the year, easy to maintain, they give an interesting shade ...
Cardamom leaves are green

Cardamom

You may have ever heard the word cardamom. This refers to neither more nor less than three different plants, although only ...
plant very similar to borriquero thistle

Verdigris (Dipsacus fullonum)

Today you will have the opportunity to meet a plant that has a rather peculiar appearance that not everyone likes. However, it turns out a ...
spiked bush and lilac flower

Thistle (Carduus bourgeanus)

The Thistle or Carduus bourgeanus is among the most common and wild plants that can be found on the roadsides. Its…
runner thistle

Runner thistle (Eryngium campestre)

Today we are going to talk about a plant that, due to its appearance, does not seem like anything from another world, but that has great medicinal properties. It is about…
cactus of different sizes in greenhouses

Teasel (Pachycereus pringlei)

The cardón known by its scientific name as Pachycereus pringlei, is the largest cactus that exists in the world. This species can reach ...
Euphorbia canariensis

Canary Cardon (Euphorbia canariensis)

Euphorbia canariensis is a very beautiful plant, but also very large. In a large garden it looks spectacular, although fortunately it can be grown in ...
picture of a thistle with an open flower

Thistles

The thistle, Cynara cardunculus, is a vegetable plant that belongs to the Asteraceae family. The thistle and the artichoke are considered today as two horticultural varieties of thistle ...
field full of a beautiful plant called Galactites tomentosa

Cardota (Galactites tomentosa)

Among all the large number of thistles found in our flora, one of them is Galactites tomentosa, which is a herbaceous plant ...
View of the Carex pendula

Carex pendulum (Carex pendula)

The plant known as Carex pendula is one of the most recommended to grow in gardens that are in areas where it rains regularly. Its…
Legumes of the veneer plant

Veneers (Vigna unguiculata)

Have you ever wanted to try little known legumes? It is often thought that what is easy to grow is what you see in ...
Carissa macrocarpa can be pruned in late winter

Carissa macrocarpa

Shrubs are the plants that every garden needs to have a certain structure and order, but not all are suitable for all climates. The…
Carmona microphylla has white flowers

Carmona microphylla

Carmona microphylla is a well-known shrub among bonsai fans and experts: its small leaves, its ease of working, and its precious ...
Carqueja in natural state

Carqueja (Baccharis trimera)

Today we are going to talk about a type of plant with medicinal properties. It is a plant native to tropical and subtropical America known by the name ...
The flower of the Iberis sempervirens is white

Carraspique (Iberis sempervirens)

Having a potted plant and getting it to produce a large number of flowers each year may seem like a somewhat difficult goal to achieve in ...
The Medicago marina is a plant with a yellow flower

Beach wagon (Medicago marina)

On the coast we find very resistant plants, which find in this environment a place to live and even flourish. If we take into account that here...
Reed plant

Reed (Arundo donax)

When you have a garden of a certain size, it is interesting to put fast-growing plants that serve to delimit some areas and that, incidentally, ...
aquatic plants with long stem

Reed (Phragmites australis)

Phragmites australis is a very common aquatic plant in temperate wetlands and belongs to the Poaceae family and its name comes from ...
high-rise aquatic plants

Reed (Scirpus lacustris)

Scirpus lacustris is the synonymy (that is, another scientific name that denotes exactly the same thing) of Schoenoplectus lacustris. Their common names are multiple and very ...
open and closed orange flowers

Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius)

Safflower is a herbaceous plant, which was cultivated in ancient times for the coloring that it produces its flowers. Today from its seeds ...
Cassia didymobotrya

Cassia didymobotrya

Cassia didymobotrya is a magnificent shrub ideal to have in tropical gardens. It has a rounded bearing and very showy flowers. In addition, it grows to ...
senna italica

Cassia obovata

Today we are going to talk about a plant that we can recognize by various scientific names. The traditional name that has been had until now is ...
The Cassia have the flowers grouped in clusters

Cassia: types

Cassia are plants that generally grow as low shrubs. There are certain species that are larger, but we are still talking about a ...
Chestnut tree view

Chestnut (Castanea sativa)

The chestnut is one of the most cultivated fruit trees in all temperate regions of the world: not only for its fruit, which is delicious, but ...
Pallenis spinosa

Castanet (Pallenis spinosa)

In the fields we can find all kinds of plants; some more striking than others, but all just as interesting. Of which I'm going to ...
View of the leaves of the Casuarina cunninghamiana

Casuarina cunninghamiana

The Casuarina cunninghamiana is a tree that, despite being quite similar to conifers, actually has nothing to do with them. But…
Casuarina oligodon, a tree that resists salinity

Casuarina, very resistant trees

The Casuarina are trees that are very reminiscent of pines and other conifers, but that really have nothing to do with them. They grow so ...
Catalpa produces white flowers

Catalpa (Catalpa bignonioides)

Catalpa bignonioides is one of those trees that, with minimal care, can be kept perfectly healthy in a garden. It grows fast, gives shade, ...
Catha edulis leaves

Catha Edulis

When we are used to always seeing certain types of plants, the day we are mentioned to another that we do not know sometimes ...
Cattleya in all its glory

Cattleya: cultivation

Today we are going to talk about the plants of the genus Cattleya. They belong to the Orchidaceae family and are native to the southern tropics and ...
The Ceanothus is a shrub that produces beautiful flowers

ceanothus

Ceanothus are very nice shrubs or small trees to have in the garden or on the terrace. They produce a large number of flowers during ...
#gardening #cedar

Cedrela odorata (Red Cedar)

The Cedrela odorata, commonly known as red cedar, is a tree of the Meliaceae family highly valued for its wood in the international timber market.…
Juniperus cedrus

Canary cedar (Juniperus cedrus)

In the Canary Islands we find fabulous plants, such as the Canarian cedar. This evergreen plant can grow as a 5 meter tall shrub, ...
Himalayan cedar

Himalayan cedar (Cedrus deodara)

Cedar is a majestic tree and known to be quite large. Today we are going to meet a variety of this species whose growth is very ...
whole tree of the atlantic cedar

Cedrus atlantic

Within the group of gymnosperms we find the group of conifers. Today we are going to talk about the Cedrus atlantica. It's about a…
Celandine majus

Celandine (Chelidonium majus)

Celandine is a very interesting herbaceous plant: it has a remarkable ornamental value, but its medicinal properties are not far behind either. It is one of those beings ...
The flowers of the celinda are white or yellow

Celinda (Philadelphus coronarius)

When you live in an area where winter is especially hard for the vast majority of plants, it is sometimes very difficult to find any ...
lovely white flowers emerging from a bush

Celinda of spikes (Deutzia)

Deutzia or Celinda de espigas is a plant native to the Asian Continent, more specifically Japan and China, as well as Central America.…
celindo

Celindo (Philadelphus coronarius)

Today we come to talk about a deciduous shrub well known for its beauty and attractiveness for garden decoration. It's about the celindo. Among…
Celosia argentea var plumosa

Feathery celosia

The plumose lattice is a beautiful herbaceous plant with an annual cycle (that is, it germinates, grows, blooms and bears fruit and then withers in a year)...
Genus Celtis

Celtis

Today we are going to talk about two well-known and sustainable trees that belong to the Celtis genus. The first is Celtis australis and the second ...
ears of rye or Secale Cereale

Rye (Secale cereale)

Rye, also known as Secale cereale, is an annual plant that in its appearance is very similar to wheat, but has different characteristics, still ...
Cerastium tomentosum

Cerastium tomentosum

Do you need a groundcover plant that produces lots of flowers in the spring? Then you can stop looking: Cerastium tomentosum is ideal for ...
View of the Cercis occidentalis

Cercis occidentalis

Looking for a deciduous tree that is on the small side? If so, the Cercis occidentalis is one of your best options, since as you can ...
The Cereus jamacaru is a columnar cactus

Cereus jamacaru

Columnar cacti like the Cereus jamacaru are ideal for planting in pots and having them on a patio or terrace, but they also look very pretty...
The flowers of the Prunus padus are white

Cluster cherry (Prunus padus)

There are trees that are a real wonder, like the Prunus padus. When this species is in flower, it is a real joy to see it, even the insects ...
prunus mahaleb

Saint Lucia cherry (Prunus mahaleb)

Today we are going to talk about a rather curious and beautiful shrub that belongs to the Rosaceae family. It is close to the cherry trees that ...
Locksmith plant

Lockjaw (Sonchus congestus)

The plant known as cerraja is very interesting to grow in gardens and patios. With a little care it is very easy to have a special corner ...
dull-leaved shrub that looks dry

Deer (Nardus stricta)

Nardus stricta is an invasive perennial species, belonging to the Poaceae family, the only known species of the genus Nardus. Slow growing and ...
Chamaecyparis leaves are green

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana 'Ellwoodii'

There are many conifers that have been used and are used in the beautification of the garden: cypresses, yews, and even pines provide that greenery and…
Mushrooms

Mushroom (Agaricus bisporus)

Agaricus bisporus is a well-known mushroom. That name may not tell you anything, but what if I tell you that it is the mushroom? ...
The leaves of the cheflera can be green or variegated

Chef (Schefflera)

Schefflera are plants with leaves that attract a lot of attention: they are large, rounded, and there are even some varieties that have them green ...
Manilkara zapota leaves

Sapodilla (Manilkara zapota)

For Europeans, the term chicozapote at first may not sound like anything to us, but when they tell us that it is the tree of ...
serrano peppers on a table

Serrano chili (Capsicum annuum)

The serrano pepper or "Capsicum annuum" is from the mountains of northern Mexico, more common in those of Hidalgo and Puebla. It is also…
pretty yellow daisy-like flowers

Chinchilla (Tagetes elliptica)

Tagetes elliptica, also known as chincho or suyku, is a plant native to the Andean region. Although it is little known worldwide it is ...
Ripe chinoto fruits

Chinoto (Citrus myrtifolia)

The little tree, or rather shrub that I'm going to tell you about, is a plant that can be grown in different ways: in the garden, ...
tree branches that can be found in parks and gardens

Simon's Poplar (Populus simonii)

The Populus simonii belongs to the genus Populus, comprising approximately 40 species distributed among shrubs and trees in the temperate and cold regions of the ...
View of the prickly pear

Prickly Pear (Opuntia ficus indica)

The prickly pear is one of the few cacti that has managed to become naturalized in the warm-temperate regions of Europe. In fact, in the Mediterranean region it is ...
Anchusa undulata flower

Lollipop (Anchusa undulata)

In the Mediterranean region we can find a great variety of very special plants; Not surprisingly, living conditions are not as favorable as ...
View of Cytinus hypocistis

Lollipop (Cytinus hypocistis)

In the world we can find plants of all kinds: trees, palms, bulbous trees, and a great deal of etcetera, but the truth is that we seldom stop ...
Cycas Garden

Cica

The Cica (Cyca revoluta) is one of the plants that we could consider a "living fossil". It already existed before the dinosaurs appeared and, in fact, ...
Citrus medica

Citron (Citrus medica)

Citron is a fruit tree that, like lemon, produces fruits that are rarely eaten fresh. Even so, it is a ...
cineraria maritima

cineraria maritima

Today we are going to talk about a herbaceous plant that comes from the Mediterranean area. It is the Cineraria maritima. Its common name is Cineraria ...
The cypress is a conifer

Cypress (Cupressus)

The cypress is a conifer widely used in gardens, and there are many reasons: it tolerates pruning very well, resists frost, does not usually have pests ...
The fruit of the Japanese plum is round

Japanese plum (Prunus salicina)

The Japanese plum is a tree that has it all: it is very ornamental, easy to care for and, if that were not enough, it produces edible fruits. What's more,…
Cissus quadrangularis

Cissus quadrangularis

Do you like hanging plants? There are some that can also be used as crawlers, such as the Cissus quadrangularis. This is a species ...
Cistus are simple flowering shrubs

cistus

Cistus are ornamental shrubs that have simple flowers, but no less beautiful than those of other plants. Their colors are varied, although ...
Cistus clusii flowers

Cistus clusii

Today we are going to talk about a medicinal plant that has various uses and is known to many. We refer to male rosemary. Its scientific name is ...
The flowers of the Cistus salviifolius are white

Cistus salviifolius (Black rockrose)

The Cistus salviifolius is a low-rise shrub that, in addition to being very decorative, has medicinal properties that are really beneficial for health ...
Citrus view

Citrus (Citrus)

Citrus fruits are fruit trees belonging to the genus Citrus, which are evergreen trees or shrubs that are grown both in gardens and small orchards as ...
Dianthus flowers are very cheerful

Carnation (Dianthus)

Possibly the most popular decorative flowering plant on balconies and patios. And the carnation is a marvel: it produces petals of ...
Gorgeous bubblegum pink flowers called Dianthus hyssopifolius

Carnation (Dianthus hyssopifolius)

Dianthus hyssopifolius, also known as carnations, are a magnificent plant with a pleasant fragrance that adorn paths and gardens. Its flowers with semi-pink petals ...
shrub with white flowers with many petals

Clematis (Clematis vitalba)

The Clematis vitalba, also known as clematis, is a species of shrub that is part of the family composed of the ranunculáceas, from ...
bush planted in pink garden

White clematis (Clematis montana)

Clematis montana is a plant that belongs to the Renonculaceae family. It is a highly appreciated climbing species, especially for its delicate and exuberant ...
Clematis

Clematis

Clematis also called clematides is a very fast growing climbing plant that grows in practically all temperate regions of the world. She is very grateful ...
Clementine is a fruit that comes from a tree known as clementinero or citrus clementina

Clementine (Citrus x clementina)

Clementine is a fruit that comes from a tree known as clementine or citrus clementina. This tree is the result of the mixture of ...
clusia wedelliana

Clusia

The plants of the genus Clusia are wonderful: they have large, leathery, perennial leaves, and they also produce brightly colored flowers. Its maintenance does not ...
The leaves of the coconut tree are pinnate

Coconut tree (Cocos nucifera)

Few palm trees are as popular as the Cocos nucifera. Its long, pinnate leaves and slender trunk have made it a very ...
Milanese Cabbage

col de milan

There are numerous types of cabbages depending on their nutritional properties and cultivation method. One of them is Milanese cabbage. Is about…
shrub with very showy orange flowers

Lion's tail (Leonotis leonurus)

Leonotis leonurus is a plant native to southern Africa, which has been used since ancient times in a spiritual, medicinal and also ...
Pennisetum alopecuroides

Foxtail (Pennisetum alopecuroides)

The plant whose scientific name is Pennisetum alopecuroides is a precious grass, ideal to have in all kinds of gardens, large or small, of ...
Colchicum autumnale flowers

Colchicum autumnale

One of the plants whose flowers are known throughout the world is the Colchicum autumnale. It is known by the common names of colquico, ...
Coleonema pulchrum 'Pacific Gold'

Coleonema

Shrubs of the genus Coleonema are ideal for growing in pots or pots on patios and terraces. They are very good to maintain, as they resist ...
Colei have multi-colored leaves

Coleos

Coleos are truly exquisite plants, with colors that stand out from the typical homogeneity that green gives. The leaves are exultant and call ...
silene vulgaris

Wild Collejas (Silene vulgaris)

If you like plants with curious flowers that can live well in areas where there is not enough light, then what better than ...

colocasia

The colocasias (genus Colocasia) are very common plants from tropical and subtropical areas of Asia, of the Araceae family. The genre includes some ...
Columnea is a flowering herb

column

The plants called Columnea or golden carp have very curious flowers, as you can see for yourself in the image above. It is believed that…
Colutea arborescens flowers

Colutea arborescens

Colutea arborescens is a perfect shrub to grow in gardens where rainfall is rather low. Their height as an adult is also ...
wild shrub with a kind of red clusters

Snake food (Arum maculatum)

Arum Maculatum is a tuberous perennial in the Araceae family. It is a species that grows better in the shade, on humid soils ...
Cumin in flower

Cumin: all about him

Cumin is a herbaceous plant that is not only very easy to grow, but also has interesting medicinal properties that we cannot ignore.…
Commelina communis

Commelina communis

Today we are going to talk about a type of wild plant that grows on Mount Takao and that belongs to the temperate-quality and cold-temperate zones.…
medicinal plant santa lucia

commelina erecta

Today we are going to talk about a type of secondary vegetation plant that has medicinal properties. It is the Commelina erect. He is known ...
Clusia rosea leaves

Copey (Clusia rosea)

If you live in an area without frost and you are looking for a fast growing tree that tolerates salt and also produces very decorative flowers ... ...
Coprinus comatus gastronomy

Coprinus comatus

Today we are going to talk about a type of edible mushroom that is considered one of the easiest to identify. It is the Coprinus comatus. It is…
View of the flower of Salvia leucantha

Cordoncillo (Salvia leucantha)

The plant whose scientific name is Salvia leucantha is very interesting, even more so than other species of the same genus. And it is that its wonderful flowers ...
Cornus alba 'Elegantissima'

Dogwood (Cornus alba)

Cornus alba is the typical bush that you see once, and you no longer forget it. It is a plant that is beautiful all year round: ...
Dogwood is a shrub native to Europe and Asia

Cornel. Uses and when to plant

The dogwood is a bush native to Europe and Asia that can grow up to six meters in height, its peculiarity is that its trunk can ...
View of the Cornus sanguinea

cornus sanguinea

The Cornus sanguinea is a shrub of exceptional beauty, and unlike most species it has the branches of a ...
Francoa sonchifolia

Bridal Crown (Francoa)

The plants known as the Bridal Crown are very beautiful. They produce small but beautiful flowers throughout the summer and until the beginning of autumn, and also ...
View of the flowers of Coronilla glauca

Crown (Coronilla glauca)

The Coronilla glauca is a perfect shrub to surprise. It is one of those that, having green leaves, go unnoticed, but when it blooms it is all ...
The bindweed flowers are simple

Morning Glory (Convolvulus arvensis)

Convolvulus arvensis or bindweed is a very beautiful and resistant herbaceous plant, ideal for covering small lattices or posts in any type of garden, ...
Coryanthes speciosa

Coryanthes speciosa

Orchids are wonderful plants. They produce flowers of extraordinary beauty, but there are some that attract more attention than others. One of them…
Monstera Leaf

Adam's rib

The Adam's Rib is a plant widely used for interior decoration. Its large leaves of up to 45cm in length are a ...
Bush fruits

Cotoneaster dammeri

We are going to talk about a bush with berries and whose coloration is autumnal. It is the Cotoneaster dammeri shrub. It is a plant native to Asia ...
Cotoneaster franchetii

Cotoneaster franchetii

The Cotoneaster franchetii is a very interesting shrub, which will grow just as well planted in the ground as it does in a pot. Likewise, it will allow us to give you the ...
Cotoneaster horizontalis

Cotoneaster horizontalis

Cotoneaster horizontalis is a plant that belongs to the rose family. It has a great variety of flowers and fruits and a great ...
Crassula multicava subsp multicava

Crassula multicava

Crassula multicava is the perfect non-cactus succulent to have both outdoors (in warm or mild weather) and indoors. Its rapid growth ...
The fruits of the Crataegus are round

Crataegus

Crataegus are a genus of shrubs or, rarely, trees, that are widely grown in temperate to cool climate gardens. And it is…
Coleus blumei

Cretonne (Coleu Blumei)

Today we are going to talk about a plant of tropical origin that has always been widely used to decorate home interiors. It's about the…
sea ​​fennel

Crithmum maritime

One of the common shrubs in littoral environments is the Crithmum maritimum. It is known by the common name of sea fennel and is ...
Crocosmia flower

Crocosmia

Today we are going to talk about a plant that is used to decorate gardens and will offer a range of colors that will remind us of sunrise.…
Genus Crocus

Crocus

The genus Crocus is known that contains saffron. It is a perennial plant that produces very pretty flowers every year and ...
Crocus, a flower that sprouts in winter

Crocus sativus

Our protagonist today is a bulbous plant that is very present in the kitchen in the form of a spice. Its scientific name is Crocus sativus, ...
bush with green leaves and yellow flowers

Crotalaria (Crotalaria juncea)

The Crotalaria is a plant whose main function is to decorate patios and gardens. Many of them with healing properties and multiple uses. But…
pest control

Cryptolaemus montrouzieri

Today we are going to talk about one of the insects that helps us in pest control, such as the cochineal. It's about the Cryptolaemus ...
Cryptomeria on a path

cryptomeria

The Cryptomeria is a perennial conifer with a very slow growth but of great beauty that we can find in the wild in Japan, where it is from ...
Melothria scabra

Cucamelon (Melothria scabra)

Have you heard of the cucamelon? This is a fruit of a climbing plant that is very reminiscent of the appearance of watermelon, only in ...
Kiwano fruit

Cucumis melanogaster

Cucumis metuliferus is an ideal herbaceous plant for gardening. He loves the sun, and also with minimal care you can use it ...
different Cucurbitaceae that exist

Cucurbits

In nature there are many foods that we still do not know or that we know but have such extensive families that we do not know that some can have relationships ...
The Agave attenuata is a succulent plant

Gooseneck (Agave attenuata)

If you would like to have a low maintenance garden with few thorny plants, one of the ones I recommend the most is the Agave attenuata species.…
The Lotus corniculatus is a beautiful plant

Horn (Lotus corniculatus)

The Lotus corniculatus is a very beautiful herbaceous plant, which produces really curious flowers of a fantastic yellow color, which is why it is ...
The cufea is a shrub with lavender flowers

Cuphea (Cuphea hyssopifolia)

Cuphea hyssopifolia is a very popular shrub plant in gardens and patios: not only is it relatively small, it also bears well the ...
The Mammillaria polythele is a small cactus

Mammillaria polythele care

Mammillaria polythele is a cactus that you can keep in a pot throughout its life, but also in rockeries with other succulents. It's not…
Cupressus arizonica, Arizona cypress

Cupressus arizonica

Today we are going to talk about the Arizona cypress. Its scientific name is Cupressus arizonica and it is used in some gardens for decoration and for ...
Cupressus leylandi in a garden

Cupressus leylandii

The Cupressus leylandii is one of the most widely used conifers in parks and gardens. Its majesty and elegance are exceptional, giving the place a ...
shrub with yellow flowers that tolerates heat very well

Curry (Helichrysum italicum)

Helichrysum italicum is a perennial plant that belongs to the Asteraceae family commonly known as curry. It is a spontaneous species typical of ...
Cymbidium hybrid

Cymbidium, a beginner-friendly orchid

Orchids are the plants that produce some of the most spectacular flowers in the plant kingdom. They are so cheerful, so brightly colored, that it seems ...
cynara cardunculus flowers

Cynara cardunculus

Today we are going to talk about a type of plant that, despite its appearance, is edible. It is the Cynara cardunculus. It is a plant ...
Cytisus flowers can be yellow

Cytisus

Cytisus are plants that produce a large number of flowers, and they also do so in such a way that when it is the season, sometimes ...
ornamental shrub with yellow flowers

Cytisus (Cytisus maderensis)

Cytisus maderensis is a native species of Madeira, the Canary Islands and the entire Mediterranean region. This upright and spreading shrub can reach up to 2…