3 Ways to Help Your Flowers Bloom All Season


Do you ever wonder how to have beautiful blooms on your flowers all season? If so, this video courtesy of P.Allen Smith is just for you. He gives us all kinds of tips on how to plant flowers so you have the most beautiful landscape setting. He outlines the best types of organic fertilizer to […]

Tips on How to Grow Full, Bushy Mums in The Fall


What would fall be without bunches of bushy chrysanthemums? Mums are an essential part of the fall landscape. This video provides you with the vital trick that you need to produce full, bushy blooms of mums. Chrysanthemums are low maintenance but they do need some tender loving care in the spring and the summer in […]

Tips on Planting Fall Annuals & Bulbs


In this video, Teena Spindler discusses how to change flower beds for the fall season. Using these tips will allow any gardener to have a great looking garden in fall and spring seasons. 1. Don’t Remove Everything Some plants you don’t want to remove as they will survive throughout the fall and winter seasons and […]

17 Gorgeous Fall Flowers To Include In Your Garden


As summer comes to a close, we watch the leaves turn, enjoy baked goods, and partake in fun autumn activities. Unfortunately this time also means that many gardens are losing all of their bright bold colors and preparing to hibernate for the coming winter. This is a sad time for many, but if you planned ahead […]

10 Easy Tips for Growing Roses [VIDEO]

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Often times gardeners are intimidated by planting roses. Although roses do not require expert knowledge, they do require some maintenance. In this video, you will learn 10 tips to help your roses blossom and flourish in your garden. 1. Rose Selection You will want to choose a rose species that grows easily in your climate. […]

Choosing Tall Perennials for Fences and Walls [VIDEO]


In this video by Sensible Gardening you will see a wide selections of tall flowers and grasses that are suitable for the back of the garden or along a fence or wall. Once planted, you will not have to re-plant every year as all the plants shown will come back year after year or every […]

Butterfly Gardening: Learn Which Perennials and Annuals Attract Butterflies


Creating a haven for butterflies is as easy as growing some of their favorite plants. In this video you will learn which flowers will draw butterflies to your garden. There are a variety of plants that produce nectar that is appealing to the colorful flyers. You can find out which perennials and annuals attract butterflies. […]

Top Shade Garden Plants: Add Color and Interest to Shaded Spots in your Garden


In the video below, Better Homes and Gardens offer tips on turning shady areas into colorful garden spaces. Hostas add interest to shade gardens with their wide selection of foliage sizes, shapes, and colors. If you enjoy native wildflowers, consider Virginia bluebells or bleeding hearts. The pinkish-blue bluebells and pink or white bleeding hearts appear […]

(Video) The Perfect Flowers for Your New Perennial Garden


In this video, Sally from Sugar Creek Nurseries gives a list of the top ten perennials for starting a new perennial garden. The flowers have been selected based on dependability and their ability to flourish in the climate around Kirkwood, Missouri. A perennial is a flowering plant that comes back annually. For those interested in […]

(Video) 6 Green Thumb Tips for Growing Great Flowers


In this video, courtesy of Planet Natural Garden Supply, you’ll learn 6 useful tips for growing great flowers. Growing flowers is more than just picking a pretty color scheme. It is a step-by-step system, so it is important to carefully plan out your garden and prepare before you plant the first seed. Knowing the sun […]

How To Get Your Hydrangeas To Turn Blue


Blue is a popular hue for gardeners. The trend to use blue flowers, like hydrangeas, is growing. However, there’s a bit of study and planning before attempting to make hydrangeas turn blue. Aluminum Sulfate and Soil pH – Opt for Balance Soil, as every gardener knows, affects the end result of the appearance of flowers […]

Different Types Of Roses


Roses are the most popular flower in the United States. In 1986, they were even named as the nation’s official flower! With their widespread familiarity, the casual observer might think that there’s not much about roses that can be learned. The truth is surprisingly complex and nuanced. To start with, there are three major categories of the plant: wild, old garden, […]

How To Care For A Bergenia Plant


Bergenias are a hardy, semi-evergreen ornamental that originally came from Asia. It is now a favorite in gardens all over the country, and numerous stunning varieties are available. The thick, shiny leaves of the bergenia are typically heart-shaped, and in parts of the country where the weather gets cool, they produce lovely fall colors. The […]

The Different Types of Orchids

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Orchids are delicate, beautiful flowers in vibrant shades that you may have seen for sale in your local supermarket. Although they look delicate and can be somewhat intimidating for a person who can’t seem to keep their houseplants alive, in reality, they can be very easy to take care of and can be enjoyed for […]

The Surprisingly Different Types Of Tulips

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Tulips are an incredibly distinctive breed of flower, instantly identifiable around the world. In the most dry, scientific terms, the tulip is a bulbous flowering perennial plant encompassing around 75 currently accepted wild species belonging to the family Liliaceae. Tulips historically needed a good freeze to bloom, but modern farming techniques have made them generally available year-round. But we’re not […]