Finally have a full flowerbed of perennials. It took nearly 10 years to get the perfect flower arrangement, but I did it!
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How to Grow and Care for Lilac Bushes in Your Backyard Garden
Awesome tips about how to grow lilacs from where to place them in your yard to pruning and transplanting these beautiful flowering shrubs.
HOW TO DEADHEAD DAHLIAS FOR BLOOMS ALL SEASON LONG | The Impatient Gardener
It is mid-October and the dahlias in my yard are looking the best they have all summer. Most have been blooming since July, basically nonstop and I’d be hard pressed to find another flower that puts out that kind of performance. Some of their success is part of the nature of dahlias, but the reason […]
5 Low Maintenance Flowering Shrubs for your Cutting Garden
A list of low maintenance flowering shrubs that are great for your regular garden with year round interest and for cutting too throughout the seasons.
handmade savvy saturday - The Handmade Home
Happy happy handmade savvy Saturday! Ahhhh it’s Saturday! We think it’s actually supposed to be nice weather this weekend in our neck of the woods, so we’re kind of excited about that. We’ll be in between working on a personal project of ours, and a little time by the pool with the kiddos on our...Read the Post
48" Garden sign
Hottest Photographs Shade Garden Tips If the yard is loaded with large shade trees, it’s already an effort to build sun-loving plants, h
The 400 Square Foot Cutting Garden: The Flowers — the kokoro garden
I’ll be going over the species that we’ll be using for our cutting garden. While we could easily spend thousands of dollars on this project, I’ve decided to limit it to $!00 for seeds and plants. Why $100? That’s within the budget for most people. Even a teenager wanting to start their own busin
Planting Dahlia Bulbs & Dahlia Care
Did you know that 2019 is the year of the dahlia? These beautiful, daisy-like flowers bloom from midsummer all the way to the end of fall, or through the first frost. Planting dahlia bulbs is fairly easy, and you'll be amazed at the showstopping blooms you'll see at the end of spring! These biennial tubers are planted in the spring and belong to the Asteraceae family which include sunflowers and daisies. Choosing which variety of dahlia flower you plant can be a little daunting as there are…
Growing Dahlias: Trimming and Staking - Adventures in Dahlia Growing
How to: Triming and Staking Dahlias - I'm going to show you how my 27 tubers are doing and let you know what's next for the dahlias I'm growing.
16 Colorful Shade Garden Pots and Plant Lists
Create beautiful shade garden pots with easy shade loving plants & flowers. 16 colorful mixed container plant lists & great design ideas for shade gardens!
Design a Perennial Garden with Flowers that Bloom all Year
You can design a garden with flowers that bloom all year. This guide will give you Perennials for each season that will bloom all season.
21 Perennial Flowers that Bloom All Summer - Even from Spring to Fall
Try these 21 perennial flowers that bloom from spring to fall for season long color in your next garden. Low maintenance perennials with various blooming times provide your flower beds with the right amount of color all season long.
Dahlias 101: A Beginner's Growing Guide — North Carolina Wedding Venue | Floral Design Studio | The
I don’t think I’m in the minority when I say that dahlias have to be among the most beautiful flowers that you can grow. I mean, just look at this gorgeous bouquet of dahlias:
Over 10 beautiful container gardens
Flower container gardens created by real people. DIY planter inspiration & ideas. Planters | container gardens for the front stairs / porch. With care tips!