Ornamental grasses and grasslike plants, Perennials, Aquatic
Rushlike survivor of the Carboniferous Age in Europe and North America. This is the most common. Slender, hollow, 4-ft. stems are bright green, with a ring of black and ash gray at each joint. Spores are borne in conelike spikes at stem ends. The common name “horsetail” refers to the bushy look produced by the many whorls of slender, jointed green stems that radiate out from joints of main stems on some of the other species.
From tropical America, this perennial twining vine is commonly grown as an annual. Showy and ornamenta...
From Mexico. Easy-to-grow, summer-fruiting tomato relative known botanically as Physalis ixocarpa
These popular vegetables, members of the genus Capsicum, are native to the tropical Americas....