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Veggie Garden Tips for the Dog Days of Summer

Veggie Garden Tips for the Dog Days of Summer

August is a time to enjoy all the benefits of growing a vegetable garden with many things to harvest, but it's also a good time to assess challenges, as well as plan for fall and next season.  Read on to learn ways to expand on your successes, address problems, and...

Hydrangea Season is Here

Hydrangea Season is Here

Al fresco dining, novels spread across hammocks, lounging poolside, long sun-filled days, and gardens bursting with color...Summer is in full swing—hot, hazy, and a bit lazy.  And with it are the stunning clusters of elegant hydrangeas, one of the few shrubs flowering...

Add Flower Drama

Add Flower Drama

Right now perennial hibiscus are putting on a show with their impressive, super-sized, bold blooms. Use them as a focal point in a large perennial garden or planted at the edge of a pond. These plants love water and sun! They’re perfect for a place that tends to...

Drought Tolerant Perennials

Drought Tolerant Perennials

  With all the hot, dry weather we've been having these drought-tolerant plants will be a welcome addition to your garden. Once established these plants will need less water and will add color and texture to your gardens in spring, summer, and fall. We've picked...

Plant Stress Help

Plant Stress Help

After a cold, wet spring, we are now having a dry, hot summer! When temperatures are above 90°F, plant growth is slowed. Leaves may fold or get scorched. Blossoms and fruit may drop. Yellow leaves can signify too little AND too much water. Watch your plants and check...

 

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