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

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

Using a Terrarium to Start Tuberous Begonias

Using a Terrarium to Start Tuberous Begonias

Terrariums are the latest trend in home décor, but did you know that you can use them to get a jump start on your garden? Terrariums can act as aRead More

Starting Tuberous Begonias Indoors

Starting Tuberous Begonias Indoors

Have you heard the old saying “You can’t fool Mother Nature?” Clearly whomever coined the phrase never started tuberous begonias indoors! Gardeners are always eager for the gardening season to begin, and sometimesRead More