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Names of Outdoor Plants

All plants originate outdoors, but many are grown as houseplants, such as the popular and hardy cane plant. These specific features are then broken down into smaller groups, such as plants that grow well in hot sun, plants that have repeat flowerings and other such identifiers.PerennialsPerennial plants are those that bear leaves and/or flowers every year.
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What Makes a Foxglove Plant Poisonous?

Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesFoxglove (Digitalis purpurea) is a poisonous plant that is possibly fatal if ingested by humans, cats, dogs and horses. Also found in oleander, cardio glycosides most often are fatal for children and the elderly, who may also experience long-term side effects.IdentificationUnlike other poisonous plants, foxglove is easy to spot in the wild and hard to confuse with other plants.
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Ducks: Germanata Veneta

Origin, diffusion and economic characteristics Italian heavy breed originating in Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia, obtained thanks to the long selection work carried out by the peasants and which led to obtaining animals of considerable size. It descends directly from the Mallard whose shape and coloring.
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Flowers That Feel Like Velvet

Jupiterimages/Polka Dot/Getty ImagesTexture is an important element in the garden. If it& 39;s a velvety texture you& 39;re seeking, several flowers that fit the bill. They are all unique in shape and size, but have a soft texture in common.CockscombAn annual with a velvety texture is cockscomb, or Celosia cristata.
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Types of Soil in Australia

Blue mountains, Australia image by rese3282 from Fotolia.comAustralia& 39;s soil is composed of several different types, each distinguished by its consistency, primary materials, surrounding environment and climate. The Australian soil-classification system is specifically formulated to differentiate between the many types of dry soil found on the continent.
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Plants in a Pond Ecosystem

Cattails image by Pix by Marti from Fotolia.comThe plants in a pond ecosystem are often classified as weeds by botanists, but this does not mean that they do not serve valuable purposes in the environment. Without the proper mix of plants in a pond, the ecosystem can suffer greatly, harming the wildlife in and around the pond.
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