Colorful Summer Perennials

Even Though the Heat is On, You Can Still Have Colorful Summer Gardens The temperatures may be soaring outside, but you can still have a bounty of beautiful perennials that will continue to bloom this summer – and for years to come. These plants can take the heat, and are hearty and resistant, even in lower […]

Read more

What to do with Dandelions

There are some wonderful alternatives to fighting dandelions with chemicals. They’ve really gotten a bad rap, actually. Nowadays when dandelions polka-dot our world with sunny yellow flowers, most of us groan and grab the nearest herbicide. The value of a perfectly green lawn has overshadowed the treasures hidden within this once-prized vegetation. By changing my […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more