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October 22, 2015



Flowers For Shade

It’s possible to have colorful shade gardens that have a continual sequence of bloom.

September 24, 2015




Some speedwells are low growing but most are upright with flower spires of blues, violets, pinks and whites.

November 6, 2014



Annuals For Pots

Now that we have had our first frosts in the Midwest, I am thinking about what to plant next year.

July 3, 2014


disney horticulture

Disney Horticulture

Roughly 80% of the Walt Disney World resort flowers are irrigated using reclaimed water.

September 27, 2012



The Consolida Genus Includes Larkspur

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.

April 19, 2012



Preparing Now For September Color

Spring is the time to prepare for fall, so this month is a good time to think about your September garden.

February 23, 2012


Bill Larkin's annuals

Bill Larkin’s Seeds

In the summer of 2011, I visited Bill Larkin's garden in Loogootee, Indiana, and saw 30,000 colorful annuals in bloom.

July 28, 2011


Plumes And Cockscombs Of Celosia

Celosias make good companions for other strong colored annuals in the cutting garden, such as zinnias and marigolds.

July 8, 2010


SunPatiens: Impatiens That Won’t Wilt In Full Sun

If SunPatiens® live up to the claims made in their advertising campaign, our gardens will be full of them in no time.

June 3, 2010



Nasturtiums: A Peppery Nose Twister

The nasturtium (Tropaeolum minor) was first found growing in Mexico and Peru and introduced to England in 1574.

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