21 Plants That Bloom All Summer Long
Here is a wide selection of beautiful summer plants which bloom profusely throughout the season without much pampering from you.
How To Grow Hydrangea In Pots - House of Hawthornes
Learn all about growing hydrangea in pots including how to plant them, what growing conditions they prefer, how to make your hydrangea changes colors and how to overwinter hydrangea in pots and urns. It's so much easier than you think!
The Best Wasp Repellent Plants - Five Spot Green Living
Do you know the best wasp repellent plants to use that look keep those nasty wasps away? Here are some tips for natural pest control using plants and herbs.
10 Reasons to Grow Lemon Balm
Lemon balm has numerous benefits! Here are 10 great reasons to grow lemon balm for your garden, your health, and delicious food and drinks!
15 Plants That Bloom All Summer Long
As spring wears off and summer heat picks up, most gardeners find it rather tiring to work in the garden. That’s why you need to look for flowering plants––both annuals and perennials––that bloom profusely throughout the season without much pampering from you. Fortunately, you have a wide selection of summer bloomers to choose from. PETUNIA […]
20 Drought Tolerant Plants That Will Survive All Summer Long
If you live in a dry region, or are aiming to help the environment by planting a water-wise garden, you may be wondering exactly what you can plant. You’ll be glad to hear there is a fantastic array of succulents, grasses, and flowers that thrive in low-water conditions. Check out these 20 beautiful drought tolerant...Read More
How to Grow Lavender - Among the Lilacs
Learn how to plant and grow lavender! Lavender is a low-maintenance perrenial that looks beautiful in a pot or in the garden! Get the tips you need to grow it!
How to Make Petunias Fuller and Keep Them from Getting Leggy - The Practical Planter
Petunias make for gorgeous colorful hanging baskets and decorative lawn borders, lush with varied flower heads that last all summer long. Or they should. The thing the garden centers don’t advertise is that most varieties of petunias are fairly high maintenance. The only type of low maintenance petunias is Milliflora Petunias, which require no deadheading
Not a fan of petunias? Some new varieties might win you over | The Impatient Gardener
Do you love petunias or hate them? If you fall in the latter camp, some new varieties seen at California Spring Trials might be enough to sway you into becoming a lover of this popular annual.
Coneflower Care: Growing Echinacea As A Landscape Or Container Plant
Coneflowers (Echinacea), daisy-like flowers, a native American plant, blooms throughout summer. Growing tips for the landscape and containers [LEARN MORE]
Gardening with Drought and Wildfires | Family Food Garden
Gardening with Wildfires and drought is challening. Climate change can affect gardening and homesteading a lot. Gardening with wildfires has become normal