Stems with multiple flower heads or flat flower umbels always need the boiling water treatment .
Always keep cut flowers away from hot air vents and drafts.
Conditioning really does extend the life of cut flowers so it's worth the effort.
Mandevilla flowers are interesting to observe from varied perspectives.
These so-called thugs are plants that cover the ground so fast that if left to their own devices they eventually crowd out every other plant in a bed.
Like good friends, good shrubs have the capacity to keep surprising us with their many virtues!
Commonly called false sunflowers, all heliopsis plants are North American wildflowers, and they make excellent cut flowers.
At certain times of the year we just don’t have quite enough flowers. This is when "filler" is really important.
Flowers and containers should always complement each other.