Perennials articles

Growing A Dwarf Pear Tree

Growing A Dwarf Pear Tree

    The pear tree is scientifically known as Pyrus and it grows best with full sun exposure, in sandy or loamy soils. It falls under USDA zones 3 to 10. It usually blooms in autumn and in summer. Gardeners should consider the maximum possible size of a plant, especially a tree, whenever they decide


Freeze Damage Is Not Dead

.       One of the fall chores in the garden is preparing for the winter. Winterizing half hardy and sub-tropical plants is crucial to having them make it through the winter.  We love to have fantasy plants in our garden that would normally have no place in your climate.  If we do, then

Great Flowers for Color and Texture in the Garden

Cone Flowers     Coneflowers are cute, and charming flowers that add a lot of different colors, and dynamic to a garden. When they mature, you can bring some of that charm into your home. Here are some tips on growing coneflowers. Planting the Flowers First you need to loosen your soil. Till, or dig,

Plants for Christmas

The Christmas season is coming up! Now is the time to be thinking about plants that you can add to your home and garden in order to create a seasonal feel. Here are some of the best plants for a seasonal mood. Poinsettia These flowers are always brought out during the holiday season and are