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Using Denitrifying Plants in the Landscape

Turns out we have an addiction in this country. “Call it the nitrogen fix. It is like a drug mainlined...

Planting under evergreens

Planting Under Evergreens

“Why won’t anything grow under this spruce!” Try planting under a pine, fir, or any other large needled evergreen, and...

Better plant choices. Faster

The Plantium. Better plant choices. Faster.

It was an amazing planting season! Here at The Plantium we saw our subscribers DOUBLE and our current users talkin’...

Sourcing Plants

Sourcing Plants – New Plant Availability Feature (beta)

Sourcing plants is about to be easier than ever! UPDATED 5/1/17 Just choose your state and see all of The Plantium’s...

Understanding Nursery Stock Sizes

It’s time to build your plant lists…. And there’s one thing to remember. Size matters! But understanding and deciphering standard...

Med Garden at USBG

Urban Horticulture in a Capital Place: The National Botanic Garden

By, Arabella Beavers, Busy Beavers Gardening. Why would urban horticulture be important to The Plantium roving gardener? As our climate changes,...

Find Your Inspiration

Find Your Inspiration Where do I find my inspiration for designing beautiful gardens year after year? Ten years ago I...

Plant Knowledge in the Landscape Industry

‘You can only learn about plants by getting dirty.’ That’s what a new friend of The Plantium said to us...

The Plantium: The Beginning

It’s time to do a planting design. Eyes roll. There’s a lot of sighing. It is not pretty. After spending...

The Plantium. Find. Organize. Evaluate.

The Plantium: Changing the way the world sees plants.

Welcome to The Plantium! As landscape architects and designers we have always held a close relationship with plants. With the...

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