Summer has arrived! While we can usually escape inside to the bliss of air conditioning, outdoor plants are stuck in the dirt under the sweltering sun. What can we do to give them a break, notice when our plants are struggling, and help them recover from heat stress? How hot is hot? Charlotte W. with… Read More Plants That Love the Heat!
I hope you are enjoying the last day of spring, it is gorgeous here and I am trying to enjoy what looks to be the last cool day we have for a while! With summer here now, I am excited to start seeing blooms on my favorite plants. My favorite garden additions are not something… Read More Gotta’ give it to the grasses!
10 gorgeous shrubs, plants, flowers and grasses that create a polished look with little upkeep. Low maintenance gardening is a great option for those of us who don’t have a lot of time to spend in the garden but still want their yard to look lush and manicured. There are many ways to make gardening… Read More Gardening 101: Create a Colorful, Low Maintenance Garden
I wondered this last night while sitting in my sunroom bewildered by why now all of a sudden everything is doing so much better than it ever had. Surely, my green thumb had not become more green overnight. It had to be the increase in humidity that made a change. Previously, I would fill a… Read More How does Humidity Help Plants Thrive?