Growing The Azalea Plant: How To Care For The Azalea Flower

Summary: Azalea plants are excellent and brilliant landscape plants and growing azaleas is not difficult - easy grow, propagate and transplant. Question: We have heard azalea plants make good … [Read more...]

Is Your Problem Landscaping a Slope or Hillside?

The job of hillside landscaping is a problem with more homes built on sites which have major changes in elevation and steep slopes. Landscaping a hill as gardening trend is likely to continue in … [Read more...]

Black Eyed Susan: How To Care For Rudbeckia Hirta

The Black Eyed Susan (aka: Rudbeckia hirta) is a lovely, daisy-like flower and a North America native. This hardy perennial makes an excellent choice in USDA hardiness zones 4-9a. They grow … [Read more...]

How To Grow And Care For The Forget-Me-Not Plant

The Forget-Me-Not plant, by any other name would not be so sweet to gardeners, nor would the other numerous little blue forget me not flowers affectionately given the same name by their … [Read more...]

African Daisy: How To Grow And Care For Osteospermum

The African daisy, with lovely daisy-like flowers, originates from South Africa. Also known as the Cape Daisy or Blue-eyed Daisy (Osteospermum fruticosum) are members of the (Aster plant) Asteraceae … [Read more...]

How To Grow Virginia Bluebells

The Virginia Bluebells, a spring ephemeral, is one of the most delightful flowers in the early Spring garden. A low-growing herbaceous perennial plant that’s hardy, content with average soil in … [Read more...]

Why And How To Use Lady Bugs In The Garden

Lady bugs, the little round red color bug with black spots, oh, who cannot identify lady bug? We all have known it from childhood days! They are the most desired beneficial insects gardeners love in … [Read more...]

Tips On Using Colored Landscape Lighting In The Garden

Summary: Using colored landscape lighting in your garden can add loads of drama, but use the lighting sparingly, and only after experimenting. Question: We have been thinking about using color … [Read more...]

Organic Fertilizer

Organic fertilizers high in nitrogen include manure, cotton seed meal, guano, and the by-products of slaughter houses - bone meal, tankage, and dried blood. The best organic fertilizer sources of … [Read more...]

Fire Lily: How To Grow And Care For The Cyrtanthus

The Fire Lily, or the Cyrtanthus brachyscyphus belongs to a group of illustrious bulb plants numbering across different plant species. This Amaryllis family member can be found primarily in South … [Read more...]