Stems with multiple flower heads or flat flower umbels always need the boiling water treatment .
I have a number of plants that, when in bloom, are repeated throughout the garden...
I love the informality of Churchill’s flower paintings, with simple vases containing bunches of garden blooms.
Asters are aptly named, as the word aster means star.
Spring is the time to prepare for fall, so this month is a good time to think about your September garden.
It may be spring, but you can always start preparing for fall flowers.
Experience the Victorian charm of these beautiful and fragrant blossoms.
A cultivar of our native plant Boltonia was named in honor of Jim Crockett, original host of "The Victory Garden."
Asters are the stars of our September gardens, and indeed the word aster means ‘star'.
Take a deep breath, pick up your clippers and shear these plants back right now.