Entries for February 2008
Plant a fragrant, purple carpet.
Fall is the best time to buy and plant peonies.
Do you have spring-blooming bulbs (tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, alliums, etc.) that you forgot to plant in autumn?
Four quick steps to potted bulbs.
There are striped flowers and even some spotted ones, but how about a flower with a tiny checkerboard pattern on each petal?
It's common to see one amaryllis bulb per pot, but consider planting three, five, or more bulbs in a large container for a spectacular display.
A common gift plant this time of year, Easter lilies will thrive if you follow a few rules.
During the dark days of winter, a blooming amaryllis provides a welcome burst of color.
If you received an amaryllis for the holidays, here's how to encourage it to re-bloom next year.
The sweet perfume of flowering tobacco (Nicotiana alata) is what gardeners love about this annual.