As I look at my garden, my eye goes to a few plants that I’ve had for years and feel I could not live without.
The catalogs have arrived in the mail, so we are all thinking about what to order...
Liatris attracts lots of those lovely Monarch butterflies into our gardens.
I am lucky to have a large garden space and so I have the luxury of being able to dedicate some of my beds to a single perennial species.
Most flower gardeners enjoy sequences of bloom in their beds.
Foliage color can light up the landscape in all seasons of the year, not only in the fall...
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.
Some of their names are almost as lovely as the flowers themselves!
The cool fall weather causes plants that are new to your garden to transition more comfortably...
In my Midwestern garden amsonia's yellow foliage (not shown in this picture) is a welcome accent in the late autumn landscape.