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Fall is For Planting

Many folks are surprised to learn that autumn runs a close second to spring as an ideal planting time, but it’s true: cool temperatures, reliable rainfall, and short, bright days help plants make a quick and easy transition to your landscape. Despite the cold weather lurking around the corner, the entire first half of autumn […]

Perennial of the Month: Aster

Asters are daisy-like perennials with starry-shaped flower heads. They bring delightful color to the garden in late summer and autumn when many of your other summer blooms may be fading. There are many species and varieties of asters, so the plant’s height can range from 8 inches to 8 feet, depending on the type.  The plant can […]

Summer Loving Plants

Summer Love

  Picture: Buddleia Blaze Pink   Looking for blooms all summer? Check out the shrubs below plus they can hang with the heat and humidity! Butterfly Bush  Roses – Knockouts and Traditional Dwarf Spirea varieties Limelight Hydrangea and Hydrangea varieties Althea   Picture: Barberry Admiration   Want some awesome texture and brilliant foliage color? These are […]