Annuals

Draw Nocturnal Pollinators With a Magical Moonlight Garden

Although you may be familiar with the host of pollinators that visit your garden during daylight hours such as hummingbirds, butterflies, and bumblebees you...

3 Annual Flower Window Box Ideas For a Beautiful View and...

Whether you live in the city, suburbia, or the country, window boxes add beauty, texture, color, charm, and even drama to your view. Adding...

Think Flowers are Just for Show? Think Again

Flowers add beauty to the environment, but the colorful blossoms may have added benefits that you haven’t considered. Many familiar flowers are edible, and...

10 Best Shade-Tolerant Plants

Contrary to popular opinion, a shade garden doesn’t just have to be filled with boring foliage (no offense, foliage) or left empty. In fact,...

7 Tips for Growing Healthy and Beautiful Coleus Plants

Anyone who has some shady spots in their garden should consider the elegant coleus plant. Coleus was first made popular when it was used...

11 Easy and Beautiful Flowers for the Beginner Gardener

So, you want to plant flowers to beautify your landscape but are not sure where to start. Perhaps you are brand new to gardening...

How to Make a Wildlife Friendly Garden

The way we construct and care for our gardens really matters. Of course, it matters to those of us who will enjoy watching the...

How to Get the Most Out of Your Fall Planted Mums

Mums are an essential and beautiful part of the fall landscape. These stunning plants are a welcome addition to your front porch and add...

How to Throw the Ultimate Pollinator Party

Have you ever taken a stroll through your veggie or fruit patch to find full blooms and gotten really excited only to see that...

7 Perennials That Aren’t Really Perennials

We all love the bright colors and plentiful blooms of annuals. But let's face it, they’re not exactly the most economical plants for your...