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.
Some house plant enthusiasts adore Begonias for the variety of their colors and texture and collect as many as they can.