I recently saw a lovely bed in my neighborhood devoted entirely to annuals. It was full sun and composed predominantly of pink and blue flowers. At the back were tall cleome, commonly called spider plant.
A perennial is a flowering plant that lives for three or more years.
Most flower gardeners have either beds or borders or both.
Recently, I’ve been digging quite a lot of holes for bulbs, and as I plant them I fantasize about how beautifully they will bloom next spring.
Here are some perennial ideas that will add bright touches of color to your shade garden.
Deer will eat any plant if they are hungry enough. However, like us, they find some foods more appetizing than others.
As the growing season ends and we look at our gardens with a critical eye, we often wonder if we should make changes in overall design.