Category: Perennials

Sep 30

Fall Gardening – Plants That You Can Grow This Time of the Year

Fall is the time when most of us pack our tools and wait for the spring season to arrive when we can re-start the gardening activities. However; we fail to realize that fall can be best season to grow some vegetables and plants that thrive well during this time. The temperature at this time of …

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Jul 30

Best Perennial Plants for Summer Color

Summer is here and it’s time to plant and enjoy the beautiful flowers that blossom during the heat of the season. A perennial plant is one that remains in the ground for two or more years and ultimately gives a garden its character. Most perennials spread readily, filling out gardens and providing a show of …

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Jul 22

Growing and Preserving Cut Flowers

There is nothing more cheerful than vases full of fresh flowers placed around the house that have been grown and cut from your own garden. A cut flower is one that has been cut at the stem and placed in a vase of water. Cut flowers are grown from both annual and perennial plants. Here …

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Jun 30

Gardening 101 – Site Preparation for Perennial Plants

Perennial plants generally have a life span of two to three years and if maintained properly they can add to the beauty of your garden for years to come. There are some pre-requisites for long lasting perennial plants in the garden. Selecting the location and preparing soil are very crucial for the growth and development …

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May 30

Different Types of Perennial Plants for Your Garden

Perennial plants are very diverse and come in endless varieties. They can suit any kind of landscape and garden design if planted well. They can meet your requirements and make the garden lively and vibrant with flowering or non- flowering varieties. It is advisable to plant different kind of perennial plants in garden for a …

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May 30

Gardening 101 – Choosing the Right Kind of Perennial Plants

Perennial plants are quite adaptable and have long life span as compared to the annual and biennial plants. They can survive for three to four years if maintained properly so it is crucial to make the right choice to ensure that your plants thrive well. There are several factors that can affect the life span …

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Apr 30

Gardening 101 – What Are Perennials?

Knowledge is the most crucial thing if you are aiming towards a healthy and thriving garden. Perennial plants are extensively used in gardens for landscaping. Their life cycle and growth pattern makes them a ‘must- have’ for every gardener. However, if you are planning to buy and grow perennials in your garden it is important …

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Jan 03

Hellebores – The Winter Flowering Evergreen Perennials For Any Shade Garden

Winter is a beautiful time of year for many. Snow blankets the world and sits in fluffy clouds on evergreen branches. Red twig dogwood glows in groups of fiery red and willows radiate with branches of bright yellow. Where it doesn’t snow, evergreen plants keep things looking lush, when many other broadleaved plants have gone …

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