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Posts tagged Marigolds

August 25, 2016


opal basil

Contributing Partners For Flower Arrangements

A well-appointed garden needs not only flowers but also decorative foliage that is concurrently available to combine with the garden flowers in a vase.

August 18, 2016


Diamond Frost

Diamond Frost

This annual Euphorbia cultivar has so much to offer!

July 28, 2016


Queen Anne's lace in a wildflower bouquet.

More Conditioning

Stems with multiple flower heads or flat flower umbels always need the boiling water treatment .

October 23, 2014



Dark Hues

I just can’t seem to get enough of these dark-colored plants in my garden.

August 14, 2014


strong color

Strong Colors

Some flowers have intense sounding names to match their hues.

November 1, 2012


Zinnia bicolor

Intricate Patterns Offer Sense Of Order

During the busy gardening season, I spend so much time outdoors that order often eludes me inside my house.

April 19, 2012



Preparing Now For September Color

Spring is the time to prepare for fall, so this month is a good time to think about your September garden.

February 23, 2012


Bill Larkin's annuals

Bill Larkin’s Seeds

In the summer of 2011, I visited Bill Larkin's garden in Loogootee, Indiana, and saw 30,000 colorful annuals in bloom.

August 18, 2011



Good Old Marigolds

Like chrysanthemums, marigolds are such serviceable flowers, and as one becomes a seasoned gardener “serviceable” becomes a most welcome descriptor.

September 2, 2010


virgin mary

Flowers for the Virgin Mary

Certain flowers bloomed at specific times in the Marian calendar, and monks, friars and nuns used them to meditate on and celebrate key events in Mary’s life.

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