Cottage Garden Ideas

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How to Prune Camellias |

Many gardeners consider camellias (Camellia spp.) as 10- to 12-foot shrubs, but their size can be misleading. These slow-growing, broadleaf evergreens often outlive their gardeners, so mature size remains a mystery to some. With varieties hardy in U.S.

All About Growing Echinacea

Don't forget echinacea when planning out your gardens! Coneflower is a must for all types of gardens, not to mention a beauty!

Floret 2021 Winter Mini Course Opt-in

Join Floret for our free upcoming Winter Mini Course. In this new three-part video series renowned farmer-florist Erin Benzakein will show you how to grow cut flowers from seed.

The Elements of Cottage Garden Design

Create the romance of a cottage garden with these simple tips.

10 Best Shade Garden Ideas For The Backyard - Decoratoo

10 best shade garden ideas for the backyard that not only looks beautiful and tidy but also looks quite swanky and feel cool.

How to Grow and Care for Coneflowers | World of Flowering Plants

Coneflower is often listed as drought tolerant, but it will do much better with regular water. I leave the plants standing through winter...

The 36 Best Cut Flowers to Feed Your Floral Arranging Habit All Summer Long

Wondering what a cutting garden is and how to grow one? I've compiled a list of the 36 best cut flowers for your garden, complete with pictures. So many beautiful perennials and annuals to choose from so you can have blooms in Spring, Summer, and Fall.

Planting & Growing Rhododendrons - Add Big Color To Your Landscape!

Growing Rhododendrons is an excellent way to add big color & texture to your landscape. Learn how to plant, grow and care for these beuatiful perennials.

Camellia: A Gardener’s Guide and Plant Profile - Spoken Garden

What's so special about the Camellias in your garden? In Spoken Garden's "Camellia Plant Profile," learn about Camellia plant care, history, & more!

How to Grow Echinacea - Easy Balcony Gardening

The echinacea plant is low maintenance, long-lived, pest resistant, deer resistant, and drought tolerant. The same echinacea plant is widely reported as effective for both external and internal therapeutic applications. Likewise, it is the subject of varying reports on whether or not it aids people’s health. You, as the consumers, should decide for yourselves. Err on the side of caution. Background…Read more →

28 Best Perennials for a Cutting Flower Garden - Finding Sea Turtles

Spectacular Perennials for a Cutting Flower Garden Landscape! Have you thought about creating your own cutting flower garden? A private cutting flower garden for your use only. Where you grow the kind of flowers that you like. A garden with flowers for your home. ARead More

How to Grow Dusty Miller in the Garden | Gardener’s Path

Dusty miller is an attractive, silvery plant that can serve as a stunner or offer a more subtle bit of color. Learn how to grow it now on Gardener's Path.

Liriope or Lily Turf

Easy Ground Cover for a Garden Down South ~ Garden Down South

Liriope or Lily Turf