Jan Byrkeland, manager of Hy-Vee Floral in Yankton, makes a point about winter care of the average houseplant that is often overlooked: Due to quality and amount of light in winter, most houseplants have slower growth than at other times of the year. Reduced growth should impact our care of houseplants over the winter. See …
Jay Gurney, nurseryman at Yankton Nurseries, spends a lot of time with people or working in the greenhouse or field or in other aspects of his business. Let’s look at what he does with plants in spare time. He’s a fan of succulents and cacti because they are so different in their water and other …
Jay Gurney, nurseryman at Yankton Nurseries, enjoys a challenge with plants, such as growing these cacti from seed. He learned how to maintain an environment for cacti to germinate and grow. See his tips below. Please share comments if you wish. Don’t forget to share Plant Exchange with others. http://www.yankton.net/river_city/article_ec72a00e-3771-11e3-82b8-001a4bcf887a.html
Jay Gurney of Yankton Nurseries gives tips on how to encourage new succulents from cuttings. Here he shows a cutting that has grown roots and is ready to plant. See his tips below and share your comments. http://www.yankton.net/river_city/article_ec72a00e-3771-11e3-82b8-001a4bcf887a.html
Randy Bylander and Sharon Auch of Yankton enjoyed their hard work with planting and tending their yard that became thier backyard respite. Watering time was diminished with simple steps they took to set up a locally available irrigation system. Tell us ways you conserve water and time with plants. Here’s their story: http://www.yankton.net/river_city/article_4f99566c-e2d7-583f-9338-8d7210a55e59.html
How To Grow A Plant From Cuttings
Emily Barton, manager of Kotetsky’s Ace Hardware in Yankton South Dakota has plant care tips for this region.
Ann Menke of Yankton South Dakota designed plant containers with balance, proportion of plants to each other and the container, and color.