Transforming a side yard from Blah to Beautiful - Harmony in the Garden
In honor of my new book, Refresh Your Garden Design, I’ll be spending the next few months writing about the many different aspects of color, texture and form. Whether its gardeners I’ve met who have embraced these design principles to the fullest, simple solutions you can use to transform your own garden, or perhaps specific […]
Groundcovers and Plants to Use As Lawn Alternatives
DIYNetwork.com landscape experts share facts about how to choose and where to place groundcovers and plants used as lawn alternatives.
Native Plants with Seasonal Appeal
Having a colorful garden all year long is easy when you rely on native plants. Besides offering year-round beauty, natives are generally more insect- and disease-resistant than other plants. Here's a list of some of our favorite natives that are especially colorful in the fall.
Photo of the entire plant of Hybrid Tickseed (Coreopsis 'Cherry Lemonade')
Photo #1/3 of Hybrid Tickseed (Coreopsis 'Cherry Lemonade'). Caption: Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc. wwwterranov...
Gurney's Perennials- Roses, Clematis, Iris, Peonies & More
Gurney's carries a complete selection of perennials, including roses, clematis and other vines, low-maintenance irises, beloved peonies, colorful phlox and more.
10 No Fail Drought Tolerant Perennials for Low Water Gardens • The Garden Glove
If you live in drought stricken or prone areas, it's a must. While I love a gorgeous hydrangea, and roses are amazing, there are plenty of flowering plants that don't suck down our water resources. These ten no fail perennials for low water gardens fit the bill, check them out!
Shadowland® 'Seducer' - Hosta hybrid
This hosta forms a large mound of dark green leaves with a chartreuse to gold margin and a trace of white between the center and margin. Summer heat draws out the unique coloration. Near-white flowers.