Foliage color can light up the landscape in all seasons of the year, not only in the fall...
Gardeners with small plots can enjoy growing modern trees that have been especially bred to be narrow.
Before we purchase new plants for our gardens, we should always read the plant tags carefully.
Shrubs are long-lived inhabitants that help create the architecture of our gardens.
Although we sometimes ignore hardiness maps, they really do provide information that is crucial to the success of our plants.
September is an excellent time to walk around your garden and take stock.
Keeping a garden presentable across all seasons of the year requires an eagle eye, and considerable commitment of time and energy.
Color combinations can make plant neighbors “pop” and show us that more of the one thing is not always better.
Now is the perfect time to walk around your yard and find spaces that need more color or interest at this time of the year.
Late last fall I bought a lot of perennials at the end of October, and not one of them came back this past spring.