Olea Wilsonii Characteristics, Size, Growth Rate, Care

Olea wilsonii trees are popular and easy to grow shady evergreen trees. The beauty of this fruitless tree perfectly complements many landscapes. This variety of bare trees comes from the Manzanillo variety. Once rooted, it is drought tolerant and also resistant to fire and disease. They are multi-stemmed trees and are very impressive. Strength and adaptability allow Olea… Read More »

Mimulus aurantiacus Characteristics, Size, Seeds, Care

In spring, in the coastal thickets of sage and chaparral, bright bushes of the monkeyflower (Mimulus aurantiacus) bloom. Colors range from salmon, orange, and bronze to deep red. The monkey shrub has an unusual adaptation to promote pollination. Before fertilization, the stigma is open and looks like a white lobed plate. When combed by insects, the petals are… Read More »

Lysimeter Types, Method, Working principle, Price

A lysimeter is a measuring device that can measure plants’ actual evapotranspiration by recording the amount of rainfall that an area receives and the amount lost through the soil. Vessels for lysimeters are usually located at a special lysimetric station with access for functional inspection and for placing measurement, control, and weighing devices. In most cases, an expensive… Read More »