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Genus: Salvia

The genus Salvia contains somewhere between 800-900 species of plants. Most are herbaceous perennials in their native (warmer) climates, but […]

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Snow: A good insulation

Merry Christmas!  We hope you all have an amazing Christmas Day tomorrow.  In celebration, I thought I’d just give you […]

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Butterfly Bush… Attract beneficial insects to your garden

A butterfly bush is an attractive and useful plant for any garden.  The flowers are abundant in nectar and just […]

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Ultra-Low Maintenance Food-Producing Garden

I recently got a gardening question from a reader on facebook that went something like this: “We have 3 acres […]

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Annuals vs. Perennials: A Perspective in Flower Gardening

A Perspective on Flower Gardening 
The basic idea: Perennials require less work because you only need to plant them once. […]

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Deadheading: Keep your flowers blooming

Deadheading is a popular horticultural term meaning to remove dead or dying flowers from a plant. It may seem rather […]

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