Keeping a garden presentable across all seasons of the year requires an eagle eye, and considerable commitment of time and energy.
Mandevilla flowers are interesting to observe from varied perspectives.
It’s possible to have colorful shade gardens that have a continual sequence of bloom.
Some speedwells are low growing but most are upright with flower spires of blues, violets, pinks and whites.
Now that we have had our first frosts in the Midwest, I am thinking about what to plant next year.
Roughly 80% of the Walt Disney World resort flowers are irrigated using reclaimed water.
Most of the larkspurs we grow in our gardens are annuals, but they readily self seed so they can become almost permanent residents of our gardens.
Spring is the time to prepare for fall, so this month is a good time to think about your September garden.
In the summer of 2011, I visited Bill Larkin's garden in Loogootee, Indiana, and saw 30,000 colorful annuals in bloom.
Celosias make good companions for other strong colored annuals in the cutting garden, such as zinnias and marigolds.