Joshua Siskin: What to plant near a pond
Dwarf chenille plant or firetail (Acalypha pendula) is truly a one-of-a-kind creation. Woolly red caterpillar catkins hang down in profusion from the stems of an otherwise modest plant that only reaches 1 foot in height. Typically grown in a hanging basket ...
Bamboo in America
In North America there are only three native species of bamboo as opposed to the 440 species native to Latin America, writes master garden products Bamboo varies in height from dwarf ... Bamboos are further classified by the types of roots they have.
Vesta’s Deep Grooves Could Be “Stretch Marks” From Impact
In Vesta’s case, the faults likely may have come from whatever major collision created the enormous central peak that rises almost three times the height of Mt ... Vesta isn’t officially classified as a dwarf planet because its shape isn’t spherical ...
Florida Dwarf Tossing Ban: Puppet The Psycho Dwarf Weighs In
He's an adult. "Dave the Dwarf" [a 3-foot-2 radio host who filed a federal lawsuit to repeal the ban] says that it's just a sport like any other, and that--just like how being tall makes you better at basketball-- a lack of height is what makes him good at ...
In The land of dwarfs, the one in platform shoes is king
I can see that a person who is, say, four foot nine (and before anyone pounces on me for disparaging small people, my maternal grandmother was about that height, though she more ... that “dwarfs” should not be classified as disabled people.