More invasive plant to avoid include oriental bittersweet, garlic mustard, reed canary grass, common reed grass and the autumn olive.
Our native sumacs have vibrant, colorful foliage in autumn, and yet they are often overlooked as shrubs for residential gardens.
Our native Aronia arbutifolia with the common name of red chokeberry is a shrub that offers four seasons of interest in our gardens.
Lindera benzoin, commonly known as spicebush, is a native multi-stemmed, understory shrub that can grow as wide as it is tall.
The majority of items for your table centerpiece can be scrounged from the garden and yard.
St. Cecilia is the patron saint of music, and gardens honoring her often have bird feeders, wind chimes and water features that make their own music.
Winterberry produces a grand display of bright red berries that persist and light up its branches long after all of the leaves have fallen.
On today's Focus On Flowers, we've got a festive design for your Thanksgiving table!
Now is the time to think about possible additions to the shrubs in your personal landscape.
As we arrange the skeletons of summer's bounty, we look back, but we also look forward to next year's growing season.