This is an adaptable native tree with no serious disease or pest problems and a lovely branching pattern.
Lovely pink or white spikes of bloom and handsome foliage (that is unappetizing to deer) more than compensate for the initial anxiety this plant creates.
Like a little black dress, some plants are classics and never go out of style.
This genus of plants are commonly called anise hyssops and are in the mint family.
Like good friends, good shrubs have the capacity to keep surprising us with their many virtues!
An interesting native wildflower that grows naturally in wet meadows is chelone lyonii.
Learn about how to best assess your gardens for Spring on this edition of Focus On Flowers.
Asters are the stars of our September gardens, and indeed the word aster means ‘star'.
Cool fall days give gardeners the incentive to divide perennials, so that new starts can be established before the winter.