Learn how to grow Asclepias tuberosa successfully in your home landscape. Commonly called butterfly weed, Asclepias tuberosa is a no-fuss perennial plant that produces clusters of bright orange flowers in summer,...
Dolichos lablab or Lablab purpureus, commonly called hyacinth bean, is a fast-growing tropical vine with large leaves, purple flowers & seed pods that are safe to eat in small amounts when immature.
Sweet alyssum produces a carpet of abundant tiny flowers that resemble snow when planted in masses. Learn how to grow and care for this annual groundcover, and what to plant it with.
There are many varieties of Annuals to choose from. The top 5 annual flowering plants are simple and easy to grow. AND of course they are all beautiful!
Easily Plant a Hanging Basket Full of Colorful Pansies
Growing annual flowers is easy, once you learn the basics. You will enjoy the beauty of your garden all season long, and attract lovely hummingbirds and butterflies.
An old plant that's my new favorite, starflower (also called borage) attracts pollinators, hosts butterflies & can improve garden productivity. It's also tasty. (Recipes included.)
Petunias are a hanging basket staple. Try this new Black Cherry Petunia, a Must Grow for your patio. Learn container garden planting techniques. Look for bold new colors in the garden center.
Heliconias are the showcase of a tropical garden. They add colour and drama to the garden and supply masses of cut flowers for inside the home. They're easy to grow for a maximum wow factor in return.
Use this unusual, antique flower to add that certain sparkle to your cottage garden.