Plant lots of nasturtiums, coneflowers, and sunflowers to provide seeds for these year-round garden residents.
Foliage color can light up the landscape in all seasons of the year, not only in the fall...
Shrubs are long-lived inhabitants that help create the architecture of our gardens.
Holiday celebrations are always enhanced by fresh flowers, but with limited space on the table, one flower can be enough.
As we await winter's end, here are some thoughtful quotes to help get us through the cold, dark season.
“My ‘rhodos’ are doing a good job of protecting themselves from photoinhibition.”
We sometimes see a plant with an elongated, smooth and usually skinny, trunk with a round mop of foliage at the top.
Garden designers suggest that a third of garden plants should be evergreen so that there is winter interest.
If you have shady areas in your garden you may like to try growing a shrub that is known as Japanese Kerria, a deciduous shrub for all seasons.
I have Iteas in both sun and shade in my Midwest garden, and it is one of the few shrubs that will flower in shade.