Posts tagged gardeners

June 27, 2013

 

garden tools.

Cutting Back

The repetitive nature of the task of cutting back plants allows me to relax.

May 30, 2013

 

plant exchanges

Plant Exchanges

There are few events more satisfying than a good plant swap with serious gardeners, who don’t bring invasive species or other pests.

July 17, 2008

 

yellow ligularia in the shade

Color in Shade

Here are some perennial ideas that will add bright touches of color to your shade garden.

December 27, 2007

 

looking through an arch into a frozen garden

A New Year

What can flower gardeners do when their perennials' roots are sleeping the winter away?

April 5, 2007

 

heirloom roses

The Cruelest Month

April is known as the cruelest month due to the erratic weather and the possibility for freezing temperatures to creep back in and injure new plants.

December 14, 2006

 

garden tools hanging hooks

Gifts for Gardeners

There may be some flower gardeners on your gift list this December, and if so I can assure you, they love flower-related offerings.

November 30, 2006

 

Queen Anne's Lace skeleton

Skeleton Flowers

As we arrange the skeletons of summer's bounty, we look back, but we also look forward to next year's growing season.

November 23, 2006

 

blushing bride hydrangeas

A New Introduction

I have been reading about a new hydrangea that should be available in our local nurseries next spring. I have already put it on my "must have" list.

September 21, 2006

 

red geraniums

Multiples Through Division

Cool fall days give gardeners the incentive to divide perennials, so that new starts can be established before the winter.

December 15, 2005

 

purple violet

Violets

The writer, Emily Dickinson loved wild flowers, and like the Victorians, she associated violets with modesty and fidelity.

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