Garden Tips

Pansies

Pansies

Pansies are a traditional favorite, beloved for their pretty blooms that brighten cool-weather landscapes. They also work well in window boxes and containers, where you can appreciate the pretty blossoms up close. For best growth and flowers, plant in moist, fertile,... Read more
GARLIC PLANTING IN EARLY SPRING

GARLIC PLANTING IN EARLY SPRING

Why plant garlic? It’s the world of flavors that await in every bulb, of course! Cooked garlic offers several dimensions that come alive depending on how you prepare it, (of course it belongs in so many Italian dishes!) and so many varieties are available in the... Read more

Veggie Planting Guides and Tips

Each person has to decide at what point their garden is ready for certain types of herb and vegetable plants. Creating a planting calendar will help you plan correctly from seed to harvest. Perennial herbs can be planted just about anytime it starts o get warm, but... Read more

Forsooth, Forsythia!

This shrub offers a spectacular yellow spectacle so very early in spring you’ll wish you had one (or two) to chase drab winter’s hues away! The blooms of forsythia bush offer bright yellow flowers on long, arching branches for a cheery splash of early... Read more