Although pink Peonies and yellow Daylilies are the staple of most perennial gardens, what sets your garden apart are the unique, conversation-starting plants. Read more to see what’s new for Spring 2013!
November 6, 2012
Â· Amanda Shepard Â· 2 Comments
Tags: designing perennial garden, new items, New Plants, Perennials, spring bulbs, whats new Â· Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Gardening in Spring and Summer, Perennials
With the funky weather we have been having in the past few years, it seems as though Mother Nature is either sending too much or not enough rain our way. Those who find themselves becoming drenched in the spring and summer months, or are having problems with standing water and flooding, should explore the idea of creating a rain garden.
March 13, 2012
Â· Amanda Shepard Â· 4 Comments
Tags: designing perennial garden, grasses, iris, Native, Rain Garden Â· Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Gardening in Fall, Gardening in Spring and Summer, Gardening in the Winter, How-Tos, Perennials, Wildflowers
Whether you’re a planner or an impulse buyer, you can have beautiful gardens if you stick to some basic garden design principles. Here are some thoughts on using color to set a mood.
February 3, 2011
Â· Suzanne DeJohn Â· 2 Comments
Tags: choosing plants, color in the garden, designing perennial garden, garden design, garden planning, perennial color Â· Posted in: Flower Bulbs, Gardening in Spring and Summer, Gardening in the Winter, How-Tos, Perennials