How to Plant and Grow Roses

A friend told me recently I needed to “stop and smell the roses.” I knew he meant “slow down and enjoy life,” but it occurred to me that I would actually like to plant some roses in my garden TO smell. Roses can be intimidating. Like me, you may have the impression that they are […]

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It’s Time for Spring Perennials!

Now that spring has sprung, it’s the ideal time to plant your perennials. You can take advantage of everything that spring flowers love most: soil that is thawed out and warming up, longer daylight hours, moist ground, regular rains and plenty of sunshine. Down below the ground, root systems flourish, soaking up water and nutrients […]

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