Click through pictures of Paul James' not-so-normal garden favorites.
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The Madagascar palm isn't really a palm at all but a succulent that's hardy to USDA Zone 10. Because of its spiny trunk, you probably don't want to grow it around children.
This Mexican petunia (Ruellia) isn't really a petunia at all, but it is from Mexico! Hardy to USDA Zone 8, it's easy to root and produces tons of blue flowers that butterflies adore. One note of caution: Mexican petunia is considered invasive in Florida and could get out of hand in other subtropical climates.
Burro's tail falls in the family of succulents and sedums and in most areas should be grown in containers.
This unassuming 1930's cottage is home to one of the most sophisticated and magical gardens in the country.
A rundown front and side yard is transformed with vibrant plants, a granite path and stepping stones that lead to a beautiful...(4 photos)
Host Ken Bastida shows how to lay out bricks to hug the curves and round out the seating area with a colorful assortment of...Advertisement
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