Posts tagged moisture

April 14, 2011

 

container prep-edit

Container Preparations: New, Rich Soil And Good Drainage Holes

Growing plants in containers is an alternative for those who have no garden space.

November 4, 2010

 

next summer flower bed-crop

To Be Remedied Next Summer

In the fall when I look at my garden, and possibly when you look at yours, there are so many things that seem to need a remedy next summer.

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.

June 19, 2008

 

Baby's breath

Baby’s Breath

Gypsophila paniculata ‘Bristol Fairy' provides an explosion of double white flowers in summer, and grows to 3 feet. Learn more...

September 6, 2007

 

purple and pink asters

Asters Short and Tall

Asters are the stars of our September gardens, and indeed the word aster means ‘star'.

May 31, 2007

 

tiarella in shade

Tiarella: Foamflowers

Many white flowers bloom in May, but the tiarella is one of the only ones to bloom so prettily in the shade.

July 28, 2005

 

canna flowers

Canna

If you have a large bare area in your yard, consider planting cannas for a blaze of summer color that will gladden your heart.

April 1, 2005

 

A white candytuft.

Candytuft

Learn all about Candytuft, on this Focus on Flowers.

June 4, 2004

 

lady's mantle flowers

Lady’s Mantle

If you like to arrange flowers from your garden, you will enjoy growing alchemilla, commonly known as "lady's mantle."

May 21, 2004

 

The bleeding heart.

Bleeding Heart

Learn about the bleeding heart, on this Focus on Flowers.

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