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.)
Covering the planting depth for true bulbs whether as houseplants or in the garden, such as daffodils, lilies and hippeastrum,
There are more shade plants available than most people realize. One of the most popular shade plants is the Hosta. What do you know about the hosta? Do you know there are over 3,000 registered varieties? Learn more about the hosta in this article.
Acanthus mollis, or Bear's breeches is a perennial that has been in cultivation for thousands of years. Long used an element in decorative arts, Acanthus is invasive in some areas.
Imagine each day of the summer, stepping out to be entertained by butterflies, bumblebees, and sometimes hummingbirds. A butterfly garden can offer hours of sheer pleasure .
Tubular-shaped flowers you said? Listing here are tubular shape flowers with photos. Attract hummingbirds and bees to your yard with these.
It's unfortunate that so many people consider Queen Anne’s Lace more of an intrusive weed than the beautiful, useful plant that it is. That's not to say it can't spread and be a pest if it's not managed properly, but when placed in a part of the...
Add these three types of perennial flowers, native perennial flowers, to the garden for low water use and easy care flowers.
Phlox is a beautiful, small flower plant usually used as edging for gardens or yard landscaping, as well as ground cover for targeted areas. For those of you reading this who think phlox is really easy to grow, that's a misconception, as the...
The key to make a butterfly garden, is to make a garden a haven to butterflies with the right atmosphere and flowers!