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Posts tagged Asters

December 1, 2016

 

self-seeder

Self-Seeders

There is something very satisfying about seeing second-generation plants from self-sown seeds!

November 23, 2016

 

goldenrod

Solidago

For bouquets, cut the goldenrod before the buds open, when they last well and no pollen is released.

July 28, 2016

 

Queen Anne's lace in a wildflower bouquet.

More Conditioning

Stems with multiple flower heads or flat flower umbels always need the boiling water treatment .

December 10, 2015

 

garden bed design, unification

Accidental Unification

I have a number of plants that, when in bloom, are repeated throughout the garden...

March 26, 2015

 

Chartwell

Winston Churchill’s Love Of Nature

I love the informality of Churchill’s flower paintings, with simple vases containing bunches of garden blooms.

December 6, 2012

 

white asters

Tiny White Asters

Asters are aptly named, as the word aster means star.

April 19, 2012

 

Helenium

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.

May 28, 2009

 

Close up of a fall aster.

Small For Fall: Preparing For Fall Flowers In The Spring

It may be spring, but you can always start preparing for fall flowers.

July 31, 2008

 

light purple wild phlox

Fragrant Phlox

Experience the Victorian charm of these beautiful and fragrant blossoms.

September 20, 2007

 

white boltonia flowers

Boltonia: Honoring Jim Crockett

A cultivar of our native plant Boltonia was named in honor of Jim Crockett, original host of "The Victory Garden."

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