It’s possible to have colorful shade gardens that have a continual sequence of bloom.
All meadow rues offer height in a shade garden.
Fall is the time to be thinking about next spring and especially which new spring-blooming bulbs to plant.
For flower lovers, the ability to step out into the garden and pick a fistful of blooms for a vase, is one of spring’s great pleasures.
Japanese Tree Lilac is a useful, adaptable ornamental tree.
Carolina Silverbells used to be hard to find and were rarely seen in home gardens, but now I'm determined to find one!
This tree has multi-seasonal interest with attractive branching and lovely pink blooms in the spring.
This star magnolia is certainly a spring “star” but fades into the adjacent greenery a bit once her precocious flowers fade away.
Now that we have had our first frosts in the Midwest, I am thinking about what to plant next year.