Starting plants from existing ones is fun as well as economical.
Begonias are beloved because of their textured, colorful foliage, as well as their pretty flowers.
When autumn arrives, one can never have too many asters!
Plants, like people, often seem better because of the virtues of others.
All plants that winter indoors at my house are hosed off to rid them of pests and given a dose of fertilizer.
Summer bulbs are labor intensive, as they have to be dug and stored each fall; however, they add immeasurably to the diversity of the summer garden.
In September we get our houseplants ready to move back indoors.
As gardeners plan their annual plantings this spring, many are excited about a hybrid begonia know as "Dragon Wing Begonia." Learn more...
A lot has been written about flowers and gardening. While some of it is sublime and a lot of it is hyperbole, most of it is just amusing.