The Best Flowering Perennials for the Shade | Gardener's Path
Have a shady garden that you'd like to brighten up, with minimal annual maintenance? Try layering some perennials into the area. Read our suggestions now.
15 of the Most Underused Perennials for Your Garden
Most gardeners are familiar with classic perennials such as daylilies, peonies, hostas, and iris, but there's a whole host of less-known perennials that also can add color and interest to your garden. They may be a little harder to find at your garden center or online, but these gorgeous perennials are all worth the effort.
Let me start out by saying I’m not a botanist or a gardening expert. I’m just sharing the steps I took to transplant my peonies from our old house to our new house. If you’ve been around a while, you know my peonies are like my babies. And I’m not some basic chick who recently […]
Clematis 101 Easy Care Guide
This clematis care guide includes tips for best growing conditions and how to figure out what type of vine you have. Once you know which type you have, you will know when (or if) to prune it, general maintenance, and how to get lots of flowers.
All About DIY Raised Bed Gardens – Part 1
Detailed guide on how to build great raised bed gardens for vegetables and flowers! Lots of tips and ideas on best designs, compost and soil building, and best materials to build productive & beautiful DIY raised beds!
Peony Supports & Tips For How To Keep Peonies From Falling Over
If peony flowers are left unsupported, they will fall over. Learn about peony supports, how to keep peonies from drooping, and other peony care tips.
Planting Garlic in the Fall Garden
Planting garlic in the fall is the best way to grow the largest bulbs. Garlic is one of the easiest crops you can grow with preparation at planting time.
Foraging for Wild Violets
Wild violets are both edible and medicinal and come up in the late winter or early spring. Foraging for wild violets is easy as they grow almost everywhere!
How to Divide Hostas - Gardening Channel
By Kelly Jacobi Hostas are a popular perennial plant featured in gardens indoors and out across the country. A healthy hosta plant can produce a large cluster of other hostas in a tight bunch. If you’d like to divide the bunch either to care for your plants or to make use of them elsewhere, you’ll […]