Plants

Let There Be Light

December 19, 2015 Flowers, Gardening, Landscape Design, Plants
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We’ve been spoiled recently with sun and warm temperatures but as wintery gray days approach, we will yearn.

Unexpected Treasures

December 13, 2015 Gardening, Landscape Design, Plants
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This has been the warmest December I can remember. Until today, I have been too sick to enjoy.

Sustainability

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The subject of sustainability and sustainable landscapes has been on my mind for the past few weeks as.

Travel Adventures

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During the past three and a half weeks, I’ve been to France, Baltimore, and New York without having.

What’s Going On in My Garden?

November 14, 2014 Gardening, Landscape Design, Plants
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Even though temperatures are fluctuating, I am still gardening. I was able to plant bulbs early this week.

An Educational Afternoon at Klyn Nurseries

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I will claim fame as a perennial guru but what I don’t know about woody plants, particularly trees,.

A Fall Star: Verbena bonariensis

October 17, 2014 Gardening, Landscape Design, Plants
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This half-hardy perennial/annual is a mouthful but Verbena bonariensis is a plant for nearly everyone. A South American.

Old Favorites, New Cultivars – 2014 Edition

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Gardeners are constantly subjected to claims that this and that cultivar of a known genus is the greatest,.

Caring for Hedges

October 2, 2014 Gardening, Landscape Design, Plants
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Last winter was really hard on many hedges and the forecast for this winter is similar. It’s easy.

Groundcover Roses

September 25, 2014 Gardening, Landscape Design, Plants
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In early August, when I wrote about sustainable roses, I mentioned the Flower Carpet® series. Several years ago, when.