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Color Up Front

Color Up Front »

16 Mar, 2017
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Here’s a garden you just can’t miss.

It’s an unwritten rule worth breaking. You know, the one that says you must plant

Petals on a Pedestal

Petals on a Pedestal »

16 Mar, 2017
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Enjoy billowy garden blooms inside your home.

When and Where The best time to cut hydrangea blooms is when the petals start

Gardenias: A Fragrance That Captivates

Gardenias: A Fragrance That Captivates »

16 Mar, 2017
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These world-class evergreens deserve a special place in every Southern garden.

Sultry as a summer evening and as intoxicating as an exotic

This Shrub Gets Big–Fast!

This Shrub Gets Big–Fast! »

16 Mar, 2017
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The weeping form of a young Chinese fringe suggests it will be a small plant at maturity, but looks can be deceiving.

Azaleas: Three Questions to Ask Before Buying

Azaleas: Three Questions to Ask Before Buying »

16 Mar, 2017
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Ask yourself three questions before buying and planting these beautiful bloomers.

I have a soft spot for azaleas. I associate them with Easter

Effortless Annuals

Effortless Annuals »

16 Mar, 2017
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Plant spring-to-summer flowers.

They provide dependable color for months with only occasional attention. What’s not to love about annuals? “For Southern gardens

Pick the Right Plant for the Right Spot

Pick the Right Plant for the Right Spot »

16 Mar, 2017
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Follow these simple guidelines for an abundance of blooms.

Use pots en masse for a burst of color. Vary the shapes of

Our Best Bets for Dependable Color

Our Best Bets for Dependable Color »

16 Mar, 2017
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We’ve answered a couple of your most often asked questions to get you started.

There’s something reassuring about flowers that come back

Secrets to a Beautiful Border

Secrets to a Beautiful Border »

16 Mar, 2017
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For this gardener, happiness is rooted in soil and nourished by the successes of seasons past as well as the promise of

All About Berries

All About Berries »

16 Mar, 2017
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Use these tips for choosing, freezing, and using fresh berries for all your favorite recipes.

Test Kitchen’s Favorite Berry Recipes

Berry Delicious

Carefree Roses

Carefree Roses »

16 Mar, 2017
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Here are some excellent choices for your garden. You’ll love their color and fragrance.

Above all other flowers, Southerners love roses, especially

This Apartment Has a Shower and Toilet in the Kitchen

This Apartment Has a Shower and Toilet in the Kitchen »

16 Mar, 2017
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If we’ve said it once, we’ve said it a million times: San Francisco real estate is brutal. Remember this crawl space for $500

Flowers That Plant Themselves

Flowers That Plant Themselves »

16 Mar, 2017
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Sure, they’re called annuals, but buy their seeds once, and you’ll have blooms year after year.

For continuous color, you can’t beat

Dazzling Dahlia Flower Arrangements

Dazzling Dahlia Flower Arrangements »

16 Mar, 2017
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From summer to fall, dahlia flowers wow us with mind-blowing colors and a myriad of forms and sizes. Learn how to create

Angel’s Trumpets

Angel’s Trumpets »

16 Mar, 2017
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This easy-to-grow flower will make your heart sing from now until frost.

Everything about an angel’s trumpet is dramatic: Pendulous floral bells

Heavenly Hydrangeas

Heavenly Hydrangeas »

16 Mar, 2017
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With billowing clouds of white flowers, these native shrubs will lift your garden to higher ground.

In the woodlands of the Deep

Bromeliads: the "Holiday Centerpiece" Flower to Try

Bromeliads: the "Holiday Centerpiece" Flower to Try »

16 Mar, 2017
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These beautiful blooms will give your winter arrangements a bold new look.

Harvest-colored flowers take many forms–some traditional and some unexpected. This

Easy Ways With Poinsettias

Easy Ways With Poinsettias »

16 Mar, 2017
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Plant combinations help put this flower’s best face forward.

Poinsettias are an upstanding holiday tradition, with colorful blooms held high on arrow-straight

Pick the Best Pansies

Pick the Best Pansies »

16 Mar, 2017
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These tips ensure success with the season’s favorite flower.

Even though these tough-as-nails annuals can withstand numerous seasonal challenges, it’s important to

Plant a Pot of Gold

Plant a Pot of Gold »

16 Mar, 2017
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This might look like an expensive garden project, but really it’s a cheap way to get lots of impact.

One bag of

The Season’s Best Perennials

The Season’s Best Perennials »

16 Mar, 2017
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They’re beautiful, affordable, come back year after year, and they’re blooming their heads off right now.

The hot month of August is

Head Start for Caladiums

Head Start for Caladiums »

16 Mar, 2017
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Early spring can test your patience, but don’t jump the gun on planting summer plants like caladiums. To avoid the pitfalls, we

Fabulous Southern Roses

Fabulous Southern Roses »

16 Mar, 2017
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Trim Noisette roses back in early spring and again in late summer to encourage heavy blooms. We also offer other tips on

Color in the Sun

Color in the Sun »

16 Mar, 2017
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Want easy impact for a sunny yard? There’s a variety of plants to fit your needs.

Colorful Plants for Containers

 

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How To Change Hydrangea Color

How To Change Hydrangea Color »

16 Mar, 2017
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Whether you want pink or blue, it’s easy to change the hue of your hydrangea blooms.

Here are a couple of tricks

Plant Ahead for Spring

Plant Ahead for Spring »

16 Mar, 2017
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Prepare your garden in the fall for a beautiful surprise next spring.

Only seven flats of annuals and a few choice perennials

Perennial Winner: Black-Eyed Susan Flower

Perennial Winner: Black-Eyed Susan Flower »

16 Mar, 2017
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This native flower tops the list for easy, long-lasting color.

Hurray for Heinrich Hagemann! Now that’s a sentence you don’t say every

Daylilies Blooming in Georgetown

Daylilies Blooming in Georgetown »

16 Mar, 2017
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The quest for the ultimate daylily launches a garden by the sea.

From early May through late June, every dawn finds Charles

Eye-Catching Colorful Annuals

Eye-Catching Colorful Annuals »

16 Mar, 2017
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Make a big statement by letting your annuals do the talking.

Listen up. Your flowers have something to say: Pick one color,

Big Bloomers: Begonias

Big Bloomers: Begonias »

16 Mar, 2017
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In a pot or in the garden, these flowers earn rave reviews.

Bright dreams of containers and beds brimming with flowers fill