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March 24, 2016

 

Green Wave Parrot Tulip.

Late Tulips

Let's look at some different kinds of late-blooming tulips.

March 10, 2016

 

Here's an example of Tulipa kaufmanniana at the botanical garden in Copenhagen.

Early Tulips

In the early 1900s, tulip growers realized the need for a classification system...

October 22, 2015

 

Bloodroot, (Sanguinaria canadensis).

Flowers For Shade

It’s possible to have colorful shade gardens that have a continual sequence of bloom.

August 14, 2014

 

Strong color: green metallic bee on red geum.

Strong Colors

Some flowers have intense sounding names to match their hues.

June 13, 2013

 

Fire's ball marigold.

A Reformed Snob

Adversity has taught this gardener to cherish every flower that blooms, no matter what its color or its smell.

May 30, 2013

 

Plant swap in the Flatbush neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York, 2013.

Plant Exchanges

There are few events more satisfying than a good plant swap with serious gardeners, who don’t bring invasive species or other pests.

June 14, 2012

 

A white tail deer.

Berserk!

A story of conflict between one woman and a deer. Who will win?

June 7, 2012

 

If deer dislike it then I love it and can’t get enough of it. Thus I have come full circle, and after years of scorning offers of bee balm, I am gladly accepting more.

Plants We Collect

Necessity is indeed the mother of invention, and circumstances shape our preferences and thus our plant collections.

April 19, 2012

 

Helenium autumnale.

Preparing Now For September Color

Spring is the time to prepare for fall, so this month is a good time to think about your September garden.

April 12, 2012

 

Flowering coneflowers.

Preparing For August Blooms: Top Midwestern Perennials

A list of the plants that carry my garden through the tough days of August.

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