Plants, like people, often seem better because of the virtues of others.
All plants that winter indoors at my house are hosed off to rid them of pests and given a dose of fertilizer.
If you have time, perhaps you will share some of your tricks in the comments below.
It seems that our longer falls are giving us more time to enjoy our plantings and bask in all the colors in our gardens.
Most flower gardeners enjoy sequences of bloom in their beds.
I would not be without Verbena bonariensis in my garden. It’s an annual, but it attracts birds, butterflies, and hummingbirds...and bees.
So many options for displaying annuals, and I usually just stick them in a pot!
There is something very satisfying about seeing second-generation plants from self-sown seeds!