Virtues: We love winter and sambac jasmines for the cheerful splendor their blooms bring during the winter season.
Ready for the holidays? Discover how to make gorgeous wreaths using plants from your own back yard in this video from Tricia at Peaceful Valley.
What is winter moth and what can I do about it?
I have a “Christmas cactus” that always blooms at Thanksgiving. Is there a way to make it bloom a few weeks later?
Coppicing and pollarding are two types of pruning for trees and shrubs.
Prepare for the winter season with help from Tricia at Peaceful Valley in her video on fall vegetable care.
I grew some perennials in containers this year that are not hardy in my area. What should I do with them over the winter?
Virtues: We love fast-growing ghost bramble for the ghostly white coating that covers its thorny canes in the winter season. This eerie deciduous shrub also produces purple flowers that become small, black inedible fruit.
Learn how to construct a cold frame and also how to convert the cold frame into a heated hotbed in this video from Tricia at Peaceful Valley.
What’s the difference between a frost and a freeze, when mentioned on the weather report?
Virtues: We love ‘Karl Foerster’ feather reed grass for its feathery spires that appear in the summer and remain upright all through winter. It provides an excellent vertical accent for borders and narrow spaces. Common name: ‘Karl Foerster’ feather reed …