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Outstanding Cannas

Cannas are summer-garden workhorses. They grow lushly in the hottest months, only requiring regular water, partial sun, and maybe a […]

Native Spring Flowering Trees For Bees

When flowering trees bloom, they are a boon for pollinators, particularly bees of all sorts. They bloom en masse for […]

Favorite Flowering Ground Covers

If you have a garden area that needs filling in, whether along a slope, between plants, or beside stone steps […]

Native Violets For The Garden

Last spring I visited the Smokey Mountain National Park during high wildflower season, and I was struck by all of […]

Growing Perennials From Seed

Spring will be here before you know it, and this means it is time to buy this year’s perennials, whether […]

Favorite Old & New Salvias For Flower Gardens

It would be difficult to come up with a group of plants that can add as much to the garden, […]