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The Gardening Coach

Catharine Howard is the Gardening Coach. Contact her for gardening advice and visit for more information.

June 17, 2010 | Plantaholic Post

Sputnik plant has come to live with us.  Bought from a charming Frenchman who nurtures bonsai trees. Sputnik plant looks fake, likes to live indoors and those little ball flower heads really are golden.

Said Bonsai expert told me it was called  Mikado syngonanthes chrysanthes.  Shuffled the three parts of it in the Plant Finder and [...]