The experts looked at the evidence and gave these new plants a thumbs up. You will too. Here are our favorite new plants for 2015.
They’re back, just in time for holiday decorating and gift giving! Terrariums, that is. They’ve recently made a big comeback with a new twist and a few new favorite plants.
If you were gardening in the 70s, you probably planted up an old aquarium, apothecary jar or any clear glass container with an opening large enough to squeeze through a plant. Many of us used long handled tools to strategically place plants and decorative items in containers too small to accommodate our hands. The containers were then covered with some kind of glass lid to increase the humidity.
There are two kinds of bets going on among my readers. The first is whether I will follow the tried, true and now fairly ...
A few days ago it was cool enough to go outside and see the red needles calling me. It was my fully open haemanthus, a ...
Last summer, I had the pleasure of strolling through Cantigny Park in Wheaton, where the floral displays are always spectacular.
A gardening story recently caught my attention. At which point, some of you might ask, “Hey, you’re a garden writer.
The monocotyledonous geophytes are coming! The monocotyledonous geophytes are coming! I knew that would get your attention.