Small Bites: Cactus Containers & Art of Bonsai
air date: April 29, 2017
Cactus plants are clever, intricate, and fascinating succulents. Darrell Dunten from Living Desert Ranch makes it easy to grow them, even in containers. On tour with the Austin Bonsai Society and Texas State Bonsai Exhibit, discover the ancient art of bonsai and how to care for your own miniature living story. When should we divide our spring-blooming iris? Daphne explains when and why. Love silver leaves, drought tough plants, and pretty color to attract you and bees all spring and summer? Check out native globe mallow, our Plant of the Week. Did you know that many native plants have beneficial, herbal properties? Herbalist Ellen Zimmermann joins Trisha to show how native plants contribute to our health.