What's Your Favorite Hosta?

What’s Your Favorite Hosta?

If you grow hostas, you probably have more than one variety in your garden. Mixing and matching foliage colors, leaf sizes and textures is part of what makes growing themRead More

7 Ways to Make Your Shade Garden Shine

7 Ways to Make Your Shade Garden Shine

If your yard is shadier than you’d like, you may feel a bit jealous of gardeners with lots of sun. But shade offers some unique design opportunities. Here are aRead More

Elephant Ears: Late Summer Fireworks for Pots and Planters

Elephant Ears: Late Summer Fireworks for Pots and Planters

  Gardeners are pushing container plantings to new heights. Both pots and plants keep getting bigger and more spectacular. Along with canna lilies, ornamental grasses and even bananas, one of theRead More

6 Tips for Growing Caladiums in Zones 5-7

6 Tips for Growing Caladiums in Zones 5-7

If you live in the northern half of the U.S., you may think caladiums are only suitable for southern gardens. Not so! The photo above was taken in a zoneRead More

Why Landscape Designers Like Caladiums

Why Landscape Designers Like Caladiums

If you want to know which plants provide the most color, for the longest time and with the least amount of effort, ask a professional landscape designer. Their livelihood dependsRead More