Month: December 2016

Sunburst Bamboo growth in northeast Florida


Bambusa pervariabilis 'Viridistriata'- Sunburst Bamboo growth in northeast Florida

Sunburst bamboo, scientifically known as Bambusa pervariabilis ‘Viridistriata’, grows quite well here in northeast Florida.  In May 2016 my family moved to a new house which has more room for me to grow my plants, and of course I transplanted Read More

How to Determine if a Cycad Seed is Viable


Cycas revoluta in full seed

Cycads are one of those plants that conservation is vital to the survival of the species.  This is due primarily to the fact that so much natural habitat has been destroyed by mankind as well as the demand for rare Read More

Growing Carolina Reaper Pepper *update*


  With my love of hot peppers, I started growing Carolina Reaper pepper plant some several months ago.  In my previous post from May 2016, Growing Carolina Reaper Pepper Plant, I mentioned that I acquired this thanks to a good friend of Read More