Liriope muscari has grassy foliage and spikes of blue or white flowers in the heat of late summer. It is especially accommodating as an edging or groundcover and there are some varieties with handsome variegated leaves (eg ‘Silvery Sunproof” ).
Deer will eat any plant if they are hungry enough. However, like us, they find some foods more appetizing than others.
"April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks GO." - Christopher Morley
Sage and lavender are used extensively in perennial borders but there is another, hyssop, that deserves more attention than it currently receives.
Many August bloomers are majestic erect plants that match the color of the sun and luxuriate in its heat.
At this time of the year the graceful cimicifugas point their spires of tiny white flowers towards the sky.
As gardeners plan their annual plantings this spring, many are excited about a hybrid begonia know as "Dragon Wing Begonia." Learn more...
With only a few flowers we can craft attractive winter floral arrangements by combining them with different kinds of foliage.
The information is timeless, so they make good reading for anyone who loves flowers.