In part three of the Seed Man’s series on planting wildflowers he talks about the best way to pick seed that will succeed.
October 6, 2011
Â· Mike Lizotte Â· 2 Comments
Tags: all annual mix, all perennial mix, fall planting, Northeast Mix, planting, poppies, sunflowers, texas bluebonnets, wildflower meadow, Wildflower meadow how-to, wildflower planting, wildflower seed mixtures, wildflowers Â· Posted in: Gardening in Fall, How-Tos, Wildflowers
When it comes to gardening and wildflowers, patience is our friend.Â Weâ€™re also always looking for low maintenance, hardy plants that will come back season after season and last for the next 10 years.Â Most would classify these as perennials.Â What we usually forget is that from seed, perennials need to winter over after germinating [...]
June 3, 2010
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Tags: all annual mix, all perennial mix, annuals, cosmos, lupine, marigold, plains coreopsis, planting, poppies, seed, sunflowers, Wildflower meadow how-to, wildflowers, zinnias Â· Posted in: Perennials, Wildflowers
Eat your heart out, Easterners.Â This is when the California coastal hills put on one of the biggest natural wildflower shows in the world.Â Several species of lupine (left), golden California poppies and other natives carpet the grassy hills made emerald green by spring.Â This photo is by master photographer, Don Paulson.