Million Bells (Calibrachoa) Perfectly at home in containers, along borders or in beds, million bells spill out and over to create magnificent displays of blooming color. In warmer climates they have even been known to blossom right through the winter months!
Using ESO's Very Large Telescope, an international team of astronomers has discovered a stunning rare case of a triple merger of galaxies. This system, which astronomers have dubbed 'The Bird' - albeit it also bears resemblance with a cosmic Tinker Bell - is composed of two massive spiral galaxies and a third irregular galaxy.
Calibrachoa ‘Black Million Bells’ - Variety: Cabaret 'Deep Blue' Type: Half-hardy Annual Soil Type: Well drained soil, with plenty of organic matter. Site: Full sun and shelter. Height: 20cm (8in) Spacing: 30cm (12in) apart. Care tips: Fertilize once a month. Be sure not to overwater. Bring indoors over winter to protect from cold frosts. Flowers: ❀ June - October For the vase: Makes a great cut flower, lasting up to a week.
HOW TO MAKE A LIVING WREATH: For a spectacular living sculpture to hang on doors, outdoor walls, fences, or patio tabletops, a living wreath makes a beautiful visual. This example: Bacopa, Million Bells, Verbena and Golden Moneywort