Perennials

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How to Plant and Grow Red Clover

Red Clover has a few purposes: to plant in pastures for cattle grazing, to use as a ground cover in gardens

Using a Columbine Flower in Companion Planting

Columbine (Aquilegia) flowers are an excellent choice for any decorative garden as they come in a variety

Caring for a Columbine Flower

The columbine flower is a popular evergreen perennial that blooms in various attractive shades of white,

Gazania Pruning Tips

Gazania flowers are part of a family of daises known as the Asteraceae family. These plants originally

6 Late Summer Blooming Perennial Flowers

If you are like most gardeners, perennial flowers are the heart of your garden. But, if you want to keep

How to Grow a Gazania

Treasure flower or the gazania is a popular ornamental plant. It is popular for its bright, seasonal

Splitting Dahlia Bulbs

Once a dahlia has grown from a seed, it produces roots that appear to look like a bulb. Actually multiple

Caring For An Artemisia

Artemisia is a genus that has hundreds of species of hardy shrubs and herbs valued for their oils. Common

How to Divide and Transplant an Oriental Poppy

Oriental poppies generally don’t respond well to division and transplantation, but that doesn’t

Is it time to Prune Your Hibiscus?

Hibiscus hails from the family Malvaceae. Hibiscus flowers are seen in a variety of colors such as red,

How to Plant and Grow Catnip

Catnip, nepeta cataria, makes an attractive ornamental plant that can also be made into tea for humans

Prepping Your Daylilies For Next Season

When spring and summer flowers run their course in the fall, it is time to start preparation for the

How to Prune a Coreopsis

Properly pruning your coreopsis plant will allow it to produce more leaves, blooms and flowers. It also

5 Ways To Propagate Dicentra

Dicentra plants are hardy perennials commonly referred to as "Bleeding Heart." They have ferny foliage

Six Tips to Growing Aloe

Growing aloe is fairly easy both indoors and outdoors, depending on your climate zone. If you live in

Banana Growing in Your Backyard: 5 Basic Tips

Banana growing can be a tricky affair. However, these tips will not only ensure that your planted banana

Planting and Growing a Phlox

Phlox is an attractive, blooming species of plant which can be planted individually in your yard or as

7 Varieties of Hollyhocks to Mix it up With

There are 60 plus species Hollyhocks, the most popular of which is the Alcae Rosea. They are an excellent

How to Plant and Grow Bloodroot

Bloodroot is a perennial plant that flowers year after year. It is a native plant to North America. It

Dutch Iris Bulbs: Taking Proper Care

Irises are beautiful flowers to incorporate into your landscape or grow in a container. Irises are known

Tips For Growing a California Poppy

The California poppy is one of the most popular garden flowers, easily spotted on the natural landscape

Hibiscus Flower: Treating for Pests and Disease

Hibiscus is easy to grow and produces attractive flowers in bright shades of red, pink and orange. However,

4 Coreopsis Flower Varieties

Coreopsis flowers make a beautiful and colorful addition to any border garden, flower garden or any other

Differences Between Siberian Irises and Bearded Irises

Siberian irises and bearded irises bloom in the spring, usually from April to June, depending on the

Geraniums in Containers: Watering Guide

Geraniums are an excellent choice for any home or garden. The following guide provides watering needs

How To Transplant An Iris

Iris flowers are a hardy plant that will expand rapidly over a few years until they become overcrowded.

How to Transplant a Gazania

The Gazania is a daisy-like plant that originates in Africa. Unlike daisies, Gazanias grow in a variety

How To Grow Artemisia

Artemisia is the name of a wide variety of plants which are part of the daisy family. Around 400 kinds

Dahlia Bulbs and Tubers: Planting and Care

Dahlia bulbs are the root systems, which consist of tuberous roots, from which the new stems, leaves,

White Perennial Flowers: 10 Fragrant Varieties

White perennial flowers can add a classic elegance to your garden. Simple and visually appealing, they

How to Stake Peony Flowers

One of the things that make peony flowers very popular is the big, beautiful blossoms that they produce

Phlox Care: How to Propagate

The two most popular types of phlox are a tall, graceful variety, Phlox paniculata, and a low spreading

7 Dangers of Bloodroot

Bloodroot is a plant which is well known for its medicinal properties and has been used in herbal remedies

Daisy Flower Care

The simple elegance and colorful variety of daisies has made them popular for growing in many gardens.

Indoor Anthurium: Light and Water Needs

For anyone who keeps plants, an anthurium will make a great addition to your houseplant collection. An

Starting Snapdragons from Seed

Snapdragons make a beautiful addition to any garden. These flowers are annuals that grow in rows on a

How to Pinch, Deadhead and Support a Growing Marigold

Marigold flowers are grown in many home gardens because of their bright colors. The marigold flower can

3 Companions to Plant with an Oriental Poppy

Oriental poppy plants have a dormant season, usually during the peak of summer. Because of this, planting

Ideal Conditions For Growing Cotton

Looking to get into growing cotton yourself? Here are some basic tips on what cotton needs to get started. Temperature Cotton

Deadhead Sun Perennials To Produce More Flowers

Sun perennials provide brilliant colors, a variety of shapes and sizes and add pizzazz to any home garden.