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Gardening can be very simple. This collection of garden tips helps you grow beautiful flowers and plants.

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Flower bulbs make it easy to keep your garden colorful all season long. Get a jump on spring with early-bloomers such as crocus and daffodils. Follow that with tulips, alliums and iris. For summer through fall there are lilies, dahlias, cannas and so many more.  With this chart you can see the whole growing season at a glance. Planting bulbs that blossom at different times of the year will ensure you always have a wave of new flowers coming into bloom. Summer Bulbs, Christmas Gift Exchange, Herbal Magic, Beautiful Flowers Garden, Planting Bulbs, Bulb Flowers, Flower Farm, Colorful Garden, Summer Flowers

BLOOM TIME PLANNING GUIDE FOR SPRING AND SUMMER FLOWER BULBS

Flower bulbs make it easy to keep your garden colorful all season long. Get a jump on spring with early-bloomers such as crocus and daffodils. Follow that with tulips, alliums and iris. For summer through fall there are lilies, dahlias, cannas and so many more. With this chart you can see the whole growing season at a glance. Planting bulbs that blossom at different times of the year will ensure you always have a wave of new flowers coming into bloom.

How to Water Your Plants. Wondering when and how much to water your plants? These 7 tips will help you become a watering pro, so you can give your plants exactly what they need to thrive. Garden Tips, Lawn And Garden, Garden Ideas, Planting, Gardening, Soil Texture, Exposure Time, Day And Time, Types Of Plants

How to Water Your Plants

Anyone can pour water on a plant. But it takes time and experience to understand how plants use water and the many variables that come into play. These include the type of plant, its size, the soil texture, recent weather, sun exposure, time of day and time of year. Plants grow better when you are watering effectively.

Hostas can turn a dull, shady part of your yard into an elegant, low-maintenance landscape that looks attractive from spring through fall. Unlike most perennial. Container Herb Garden, Container Size, Herbs Garden, Garden Tips, Garden Ideas, Hillside Landscaping, Landscaping Tips, Peonies And Hydrangeas, Garden Catalogs

All About Hostas

Hostas can turn a dull, shady part of your yard into an elegant, low-maintenance landscape that looks attractive from spring through fall. Unlike most perennials, hostas are grown for their colorful foliage rather than for their flowers. There are hundreds of varieties to choose from, each with its own unique leaf size, shape, and color.

Every garden looks better with clematis! As these perennial vines scramble up tr. Every garden loo Summer Garden, Lawn And Garden, Herb Garden, Vegetable Garden, Clematis Plants, Climbing Flowers, Hillside Landscaping, Vine Leaves, Spring Plants

6 Tips for Growing Clematis

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 with the “queen of climbers.”

All About Hostas. Hostas are carefree, long-lived perennials that thrive in the shade. Unlike most perennials, hostas are grown for their decorative foliage rather than for their flowers. Hosta Plants, Outdoor Projects, Yard Landscaping, Home Remedies, Gardening Tips, Perennials, Outdoor Gardens, Beautiful Flowers, Plant Leaves

All About Hostas

During their first growing season, young hosta plants benefit from being watered weekly or whenever the weather is dry. A 2" layer of mulch will help keep the soil moist and encourage strong root growth. Once the plants are large enough to shade the soil, there's no need for mulch.

Old-fashioned bleeding heart (Dicentra spectabilis) is must-have plant for shade gardens and an ideal companion for hosta, astilbe and ferns. Generations of gardeners have lost their hearts to this carefree, long-lived perennial. Love Garden, Summer Garden, Shade Garden, Lawn And Garden, Garden Paths, Hosta Gardens, Shade Plants, Shade Perennials, Garden Trellis

All About Dicentra

Old-fashioned bleeding heart (Dicentra spectabilis) is must-have plant for shade gardens and an ideal companion for hosta, astilbe and ferns. Generations of gardeners have lost their hearts to this carefree, long-lived perennial.

All About Elephant Ears. Learn when and where to plant elephant ears, how to care for the plants, how to use them in gardens and containers, and how to care for the plants at the end of the season. Garden Bulbs, Planting Bulbs, Shade Garden, Garden Plants, Planting Flowers, Growing Flowers, Elephant Ear Plant, Elephant Ears, All About Elephants

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All About Elephant Ears. Learn when and where to plant elephant ears, how to care for the plants, how to use them in gardens and containers, and how to care for the plants at the end of the season.

All About Hostas. Hostas are carefree, long-lived perennials that thrive in the shade. Unlike most perennials, hostas are grown for their decorative foliage rather than for their flowers. Container Gardening, Gardening Tips, Hosta Flower, Lawn And Garden, Home And Garden, Growing Veggies, Raised Garden Beds, Shade Garden, Flower Beds

All About Hostas

All About Hostas. Hostas are carefree, long-lived perennials that thrive in the shade. Unlike most perennials, hostas are grown for their decorative foliage rather than for their flowers.

 Lilies are hardy perennials with elegant, midsummer blooms. Learn about the different types of lilies, ways to use them in your garden, and how to plant and care for them. Outdoor Landscaping, Front Yard Landscaping, Exotic Flowers, Beautiful Flowers, Different Types Of Lilies, Gladiolus Flower, Lily Bulbs, Gardening Tips, Flower Gardening

All About Lilies

All About Lilies. Lilies are hardy perennials with elegant, midsummer blooms. Learn about the different types of lilies, ways to use them in your garden, and how to plant and care for them.

are one of America& best-loved perennials. Their lush, early summer. - ::: Ogród z duszą / Garten der Seele ::: - Peonies are one of America& best-loved perennials. Their lush, early summer. - ::: Ogród z duszą / Garten der Seele ::: - Garden Shrubs, Garden Plants, Rockery Garden, Flowering Plants, Garden Pond, Shade Garden, Beautiful Flowers Garden, Beautiful Gardens, Organic Gardening

5 Tips for Growing Peonies - Longfield Gardens

Peonies are one of America's best-loved perennials. Their lush, early summer flowers are the height of elegance, yet the plants are as tough as nails. If you're thinking about adding some peonies to your yard and garden, here are some tips to help ensure your success.

All About Peonies. Peonies are perennial garden classics, loved for their extravagant, early summer blossoms. They are dependable, incredibly long-lived plants and will bloom for generations. Garden Hoe, Garden Yard Ideas, Lawn And Garden, Garden Bulbs, Garden Plants, Peonies Centerpiece, Porch Plants, Blossom Garden, Growing Peonies

All About Peonies

Peonies are perennial garden classics, loved throughout the world for their extravagant, early summer blossoms. They are dependable, long-lived plants that will bloom for generations with little or no attention.

Garden designers know that shady gardens have some unique challenges as well as some creative advantages. Here are seven tips that can help you make the most of a shady site. Shade Garden, Yard Ideas, Gardening Tips, Beautiful Flowers, Landscaping, Designers, Challenges, Trees, Gardens

Design Tips for Shady Gardens

Garden designers know that shady gardens have some unique challenges as well as some creative advantages. Here are seven tips that can help you make the most of a shady site.

There is nothing difficult about growing dahlias. Give these flower-producing machines a sunny spot in your garden and they will reward you with armloads of beautiful blooms from midsummer to frost. Garden Tips, Herb Garden, Growing Dahlias, Bountiful Harvest, Spring Garden, Container Gardening, Bulbs, Frost, Beautiful Flowers

8 Tips for Growing Better Dahlias

There is nothing difficult about growing dahlias. Give these flower-producing machines a sunny spot in your garden and they will reward you with armloads of beautiful blooms from midsummer to frost.

During late fall and early winter, tulips, daffodils and other spring bulbs are growing roots and getting ready to sprout. If the weather is unusually warm, they may come up too early -- but there's no need for concern! Learn more: Daffodils, Tulips, Growing Veggies, Garden Bulbs, Spring Bulbs, Lawn And Garden, Gardening Tips, Beautiful Flowers, Roots

What to Do When Bulbs Come Up Too Early

During late fall and early winter, tulips, daffodils and other spring bulbs are growing roots and getting ready to sprout. If the weather is unusually warm, they may come up too early -- but there's no need for concern! Learn more:

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Discover the Beauty of Double Amaryllis - Longfield Gardens

#Planting amaryllis bulbs is a bite-size project that you can do right on your kitchen counter. And since the #plants don't need a lot of light, it's easy to find a place to grow them. Learn more on our blog:

If winter is closing in and you still haven't planted your fall bulbs, don't worry! There are actually some advantage to planting as late as Thanksgiving. Garden Bulbs, Planting Bulbs, Planting Flowers, Flower Gardening, Rare Flowers, Bulb Flowers, Organic Gardening Tips, Vegetable Gardening, Growing Gardens

Planted Your Fall Bulbs Yet? There's Still Time! - Longfield Gardens

#Tulips, #daffodils and other spring-blooming #flower #bulbs can be planted as early as September and as late as December. In most parts of the country, there's no need to rush. Waiting until #Thanksgiving can actually work to your advantage! Read more on the blog: