Lilies bloom at the height of summer and produce some of the garden’s most impressive flowers. Here’s what you’ll need to know about choosing, planting and caring for these beautiful summer-blooming perennials.
Few plants can compete with the flowering power of dahlias. These easy-to-grow, heat-loving summer bulbs bloom non-stop from midsummer through fall, and with each week, their flowers keep getting bigger, better and more beautiful.
Pots and planters make it easy to enjoy the beauty of flowers and foliage almost anywhere. A group of containers near an entryway, around a patio or on a porch, adds color and style to your home, and will delight everyone who passes by.
If you love making fresh flower arrangements, planting a cutting garden is the best way to ensure you will always have lots of beautiful, homegrown flowers, ready for the picking. The purpose of a cutting garden is different from a regular flower garden. You don’t need to worry about design basics like style, flow, scale and symmetry. In a cutting garden,
Clematis have an important role to play in any flower garden. As they scramble up trellises, climb over arbors and thread themselves through other plants, these perennial vines weave a rich tapestry of color and texture. Read on for six tips that will help you be successful growing the “queen of climbers.” Do Your Research There are many wonderful clematis varieties to choose from,