In the process of creating a new bed, I rejoice in the resiliency of a plant and vow to avoid inflicting future plant stress.Read more . . .
Interested in using grasses in your landscape? Consider these principles when deciding what to plant with them.Read more . . .
Looking for some plant ideas that don't show up on every "Best for ..." list? Here's the first in a series of posts that will highlight some plants you may not know about and that deserve to be used more often. The topic here is deciduous flowering shrubs.
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This is the second part of blogs providing substitutes and alternative plants to some of the more commonly found invasive plants. Part 1 focused on shrubs while this post covers other plant types.Read more . . .
The joy of the abundance of plant options!
While my last blog - Invasive plants: avoid these very bad boys! - was not very joyful, with listings of plants to avoid, I will get back to the "joy" of landscaping by providing substitutes for some of them. This post will cover shrubs while a future post will address other plant categories.Read more . . .