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What to Plant in Place of Summer Annuals

Meghan Shinn | September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Warm-season annuals play a number of vital roles in gardens. They offer consistent color and interest in the garden while perennials and shrubs go in and out of bloom. They provide a continuous food supply for bees, hummingbirds, butterflies and …

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The Inspiration Book from Monrovia

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Great Gardens: Ideas for Smart Gardeners

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Plants We Love

Winter Sunshine Hellebore

Plant Winter Sunshine Hellebores for Strong Early Bloom

Virtues: Winter Sunshine hellebores are a great garden plant because they offer flowers in late winter. Unlike many hellebores they flower in their first year of growth. Their flowers face outward rather than drooping down, so you can easily see …
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Editor’s Pick

Herbs are easy to grow, not prone to garden pests or diseases, and make fantastic complements to the veggies you grow and meals you prepare. But maybe you’ve had trouble growing your own in the past? Or maybe it seems easier to buy herbs at the grocery store or market – truthfully, though, those fresh herb pots are rarely really fresh. If you’ve never grown your own herbs, or want to try again, this starter collection makes it easy – and affordable! With this kit you’ll learn how to grow, preserve, and use the most popular of the culinary herbs including basil, cilantro, garlic, and more.

Horticulture Radio

Garden How-To:: Episode 15: Gro Green Organics

In this episode, Kathy Cropp talks with Adina Nance of Gro Green Organics. Adina left a career ...

Horticulture Video

How to Dry or Freeze Your Own Herbs

Check out this video from GrowOrganic.com with Patricia Boudier, Co-Owner of Peaceful ...