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(Though roses are shrubs, we have categorized them with flowers since most people tend to look for...
You might not think about landscaping in winter, but your yard can be just as beautiful in the...
In some places, gladiolas can be left in the ground all winter. In colder climates, though, they...
Are you tired of planting tulips and crocus bulbs only to have them disappear because mice and...
Holiday Plant Care:...
Holiday plants such as poinsettias, amaryllis, and Christmas cacti are traditional gifts that can...
Amaryllis are beautiful Christmas bulbs that are easy to care for. Find out how to buy the best...
Sweet peas enchant us with their fragile, seductive fragrance and make great bouquets. These pea-...
Forcing Bulbs Indoors...
If you still have spring-flowering bulbs on hand, you have probably run out of places in your yard...
Best Flowers to Plant...
Planting flowers in the vegetable garden will deter pests and add beauty. Learn more in this video...
How to Overwinter Your...
Here is a guide for overwintering your plants, complete with ways to help garden and landscape...
Get your Perennial...
Fall is here and most perennial gardens are looking a little tired. Time to get your garden cleaned...
Easiest Perennials to...
Find out how to have an easy, carefree garden with these beautiful and low-maintenance perennials...
Asters: Stars of the...
Summer is winding down but the asters are just getting started, adding splashes of lavender, purple...
Fall Bulb Planting for...
Plant these flower bulbs in the fall for spring blooms. See our handy fall-planted bulb chart—and...
Growing Daylilies and...
The daylily really is the perfect perennial—easy to grow, virtually disease- and pest-free, and...
Gladiolus is a perennial favored for its beautiful, showy flowers. Its flowers grow on tall spikes...
The tall, beautiful iris, named after the Greek goddess who rode rainbows, comes in many magical ...
Sunny, yellow daffodils are a wonderful sign that spring has arrived! Plant the bulbs in the fall...
Lily flowers are valued for their large, very showy, often fragrant flowers. The 6 plain or...
Asters are daisy-like perennials with starry-shaped flower heads. They bring delightful color to...
Long live the tulip! We can buy tulip bulbs in virtually all colors, including a purple so deep...
With immense flower heads, hydrangeas flaunt an old-fashioned charm that is hard to resist. Colors...
In cold climates of North America, dahlias are known as tuberous-rooted tender perennials, grown...
Fall Garden: Planting...
Here’s a handy fall garden guide to help you decide what to plant in the fall garden and when to...
Saffron is An Exotic...
Saffron is considered one of the top 16 most expensive substances in the world by weight and easily...
Plants That Repel...
Which plants repel mosquitoes and other insects in the backyard and garden? And it’s not just...
Do you know the language of flowers? As our list below shows, each flower has its own meaning. The...
Veronica , also called Speedwell, is a carefree and easy-to-grow perennial with long spikes of...
Yarrow is a hardy perennial with showy flower heads composed of many tiny, tightly-packed flowers....
Impatiens is a beautiful annual that makes an excellent houseplant or summer bedding plant. It is...
Cosmos are annuals, grown for their showy flowers. The flowerheads may be bowl– or open cup–shaped...
Delphiniums are perennials grown for their showy spikes of colorful summer flowers in gorgeous...
Morning glories are annual climbers with slender stems, heart-shaped leaves, and trumpet-shaped...
Nasturtium is an easy-to-grow annual whose leaves and flowers are edible. These plants with their...
Black-eyed Susans (Rudbeckia hirta) are native to North America and one of the most popular...
Petunias are one of the most popular flowers, often grown as annuals. They are tender perennials in...
The cheerful shasta daisy is a classic perennial. It looks similar to the familiar roadside daisy...
Astilbe is a perennial with beautiful, showy flowers atop glossy, fern–like foliage. Its flower...
Zinnia flowers are one of the easiest plants grow, grow quickly, and bloom heavily. They make a...
Pansies are the colorful flowers with the “faces.” In fact, they have one of the widest ranges of...
Phlox are perennials and a favorite choice among wildflowers. These plants sport many star-shaped,...
Coneflowers are bright perennials, some of which are used in herbal remedies. These flowers are...
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