Liatris The spikes of liatris tower above most other plants, but their vertical growth adds unique summer beauty for garden growth and cuttings. Plant Name: Liatris spicata Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 5 feet tall and 2 feet
Feather Reedgrass The most popular ornamental grass, feather reedgrass offers a distinct upright habit that looks fantastic all winter long. Like many grasses, this tough plant tolerates a wide range of conditions. Name: Calamagrostis 'Karl Foerster'
Autumn Tryst 'Autumn Tryst' is an early to midseason bloomer that reaches 34 inches. Tip: Cut back iris leaves to inches after a frost to lower the chances that insects or fungal spores will overwinter in the foliage.
Give Yourself Privacy. We often think of a pergola as a square structure that provides privacy when you're underneath it. But change the shape and a long, narrow pergola can provide just as much privacy -- but more interest-- than a fence.
When to Plant Your Vegetables
Understanding when to plant vegetables depends on your climate and conditions—and the vegetable itself. Here are the steps you should take into consideration when planting vegetables. #vegetablegarden #gardening #vegetables
A Beginner's Guide to Forcing Bulbs
Learn how to force spring bulbs such as #tulips, #hyacinths, and #daffodils to bloom in pots with our how-to guide. By forcing bulbs, you can enjoy beautiful blooms indoors in those not-so-warm months. #gardening #garden #springbulbs #forcingbulbs
Are you looking for a pretty container plant, but don& want to have to pamper it? Take some suggestions from our 2016 issue of Green Side Up with a selection of container annuals that will look beautiful—no matter what.
8 Steps to a New Garden
Starting a garden from scratch? In just eight steps, we'll show you how to make your new garden the best it can be. #gardening #landscaping #newgarden #curbappeal
Everything You Need to Know About Succulents
This guide will teach you everything you need to know about growing #succulents in your indoor or outdoor garden. Even a new gardener can care for these types of plants that can grow in containers or in the ground. #gardening #indoorplants #plants