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Yellow Carolina Lupine Is an Easy Native Perennial

Meghan Shinn | March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Virtues: We love Carolina lupine (Thermopsis villosa) for its lemony yellow flowers that appear in late spring to early summer. This Mid-South native plant puts up with heat and drought, supports beneficial insects and songbirds and provides materials for cut-flower …

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Desert Beardtongue Attracts Hummingbirds and Hawkmoths

Virtues: We love desert beardtongue (Penstemon pseudospectabilis) for its vivid purple-pink flowers and its drought tolerance. This penstemon’s flowers serve as a food source for bees, hummingbirds and hawkmoths as well as other insects. Desert beardtongue is being honored as …
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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.

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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 ...

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How to Dry or Freeze Your Own Herbs

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