Designing, planting and maintaining landscapes for ecologically-minded customers requires a shift in the way we think about and care for gardens. Plants play a huge roll in providing pollen, nectar and seeds for bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, songbirds and insects. Learn more about gardening for pollinators here.
The survey is part of a national pollinator action research plan to give new insight into colony losses.
What's going on, my petunias and geraniums have stopped blooming and there are tiny holes in the leaves, flowers and buds.
Take a summer-long tour through my garden. You hear me talk about my garden every month in the newsletter, so I thought I would show you a few photos so you could actually see what I am doing.
It seems simple, plants are either annuals or perennials. Right? Well, it gets a bit more complicated than that. Annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees are the most common types of plants, but biennials and temperennials are available too.
As summer temperatures soar, so does the flight of the butterflies and hummingbirds. In this article, read about great plants to welcome hummingbirds and butterflies to your garden this summer.
Learn about strategies and plants for the most difficult shade conditions.
This article covers plants great for landscape plantings.