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    • African Violets 

      McCaleb, W. H. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2011-11-29)
      The African violet (Saintpaulia species) is an excellent flowering house plant which will grow and flower under low light intensities found in the average home. Large numbers of varieties, types and colors are available, ...
    • Care of Specialty Potted Plants 

      Relf, Diane; Ball, Elizabeth Carter (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-09)
      Improper water and light, and excessive heat are the leading causes of failure in caring for gift plants. When they are brought into a dry home, where the light is poor and the temperatures are maintained for human comfort, ...
    • Fooling Mother Nature: Forcing Flower Bulbs for Indoor Bloom 

      Graine, George; Scoggins, Holly Lynne, 1962- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2014-04-08)
      Think about bulb forcing as an orderly process. This includes choosing the bulb, storing it if necessary, selecting the right size container, determining the potting mix, planting (including fertilizer, water and location), ...
    • Indoor Plant Culture 

      Niemiera, Alexander Xavier, 1951- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-09)
      This publication goes over general tips for the purchasing and care of common house plants.
    • Indoor Plant Culture 

      Niemiera, Alexander Xavier, 1951- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-11-05)
      Offers general tips for the purchasing and care of common house plants.
    • Scale Insects 

      Day, Eric R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2015-02-26)
      Describes the damage scale insects can cause by feeding on trees, shrubs, and indoor plants and how to control these insects. Additionally discusses the most common armored scale pests in Virginia, utilizing text and diagrams.