Intense dabs of color lighten up the garden and garden centers around town. Yellow, orange, red, copper and deep mahogany hues lift our moods in anticipation of the holiday to come. This time of year is a favorite of mine. The crazy hot days of summer are dwindling giving way to cooler air. Even my flowers take a sigh of relieve and are coming back with new growth.
To keep Chrysanthemums blooming deadhead as soon as you discover spend blooms. To keep leaf rot at bay cut yellow or diseases foliage back. This way your flower beds and potted plants will continue to reward you with beautiful autumn colors.
Allium versus Elephant Garlic
The pretty purple flowering balls of Alliums are not only enjoyed by many insects, but are edible by humans as wel...
Decorating with Roses
Coral Drift Rose The Coral Drift Rose is a compact low growing rose that is a beautiful display of rose petals. What ...
Seed Starting Mixture
Newly Sprouted Seedlings Postcard by Pretty_World Getting a head start on planting means getting your seeds started ...
Gardening with Pots
Europe, Italy, Tuscany, Chianti, Tuscan doorway; by DanitaDelimont ...
Keeping Plants Alive While on Vacation
Keeping plants alive while on vacation can be challenging, especially when you are gone for more than just a couple o...