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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.

October 8, 2015


accent bulbs

Unusual Bulbs That Draw The Eye

Fall is the time to be thinking about next spring and especially which new spring-blooming bulbs to plant.

April 23, 2015



Bulb Flowers

For flower lovers, the ability to step out into the garden and pick a fistful of blooms for a vase, is one of spring’s great pleasures.

September 11, 2014


shady plants

Shady But Dry

Some of us enjoy the serenity of gardens under large shade trees, but trees suck up a lot of moisture...

March 13, 2014



Spring Yellow: ‘Tis The Little Celandine

I think more poetry has been written about spring than any other season.

October 24, 2013


blue scilla


I am planting more of the tiny blue scilla bulbs this year...

August 29, 2013




Sometimes Ismene is called the Peruvian daffodil because of its shape.

August 22, 2013


peacock orchid.

Tropical Summer Bulbs Are Worth The Effort

Summer bulbs are labor intensive, as they have to be dug and stored each fall; however, they add immeasurably to the diversity of the summer garden.

April 11, 2013


bluebell drifts

Drifts Of Color

Do you follow Gertrude Jekyll’s advice about always planting three, or multiples of three?

February 21, 2013


camassia leichtlinii

Camassia Will Tolerate Poorly Drained Sites

Camassias are delightful when grouped together in the garden or in a vase.

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