We love lacebark pine (Pinus bungeana) because it is an evergreen pine tree with beautiful exfoliating bark, and because it is a deer resistant plant. Read Article
Tips on azalea care, focusing on growing azaleas in pots. Read Article
What trees and shrubs should I try to protect from winter injury, and how? Read Article
If you know someone who is homebound over the holidays, this is an idea that will bring a smile to their face. I belong to a garden club and each year at our December meeting we put together little tray … Read Article
Here are my top recommendations for holiday gifts for gardeners: Read Article
Follow these tips to ensure your gardening tools are in great shape next spring.
Take note of these cold-season tips to be sure your garden is ready for winter:
Can I force any bulb in water, or just certain kinds? Read Article
Virtues: A rugged, dense evergreen shrub that makes a nice evergreen mat. Foliage turns bronze or purplish bronze in winter, for something “different.” A good alternative to mat-forming junipers.
We love kale for its hearty constitution, health benefits and great taste. Read about growing and using kale. Read Article
Here’s how to get a Christmas cactus to bloom in time for the holidays. Read Article