Annuals

July 1, 2020

Backyard Privacy

As you have been spending more time at home, this summer – have you been feeling the need for privacy features in your backyard? Well, this blog was created to discuss exactly that and help think through what attributes you may be looking for. Fences, plants, trellis’ – are all ideas for creating some privacy […]

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September 9, 2019

All About Hydrangeas

This blog is all about those stunning Hydrangeas! Although they may seem difficult to grow, hydrangeas are fairly low maintenance plants. And – don’t worry! We are here to give you all the details on how to care for these beauties! When designing your garden – and deciding which type of plant you like and […]

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May 31, 2019

Birth Month Flowers

We have all heard of birth stones – you know – the gems or stones that are associated with a specific month. But did you know that there are also flowers linked with each month? This blog is quite simple – go to the month you were born to see its corresponding flower (and then […]

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April 29, 2019

Mother’s Day Flowers

Did you remember that Mother’s Day is quickly approaching? If you did, good for you! If you didn’t, no worries – there is plenty of time! After a dormant winter, our schedules seem to fill up quickly once Spring arrives! Warm weather usually means everyone is wanting to be outdoors, kids sporting events start, there […]

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April 12, 2019

Dreaming of a Colorful Garden

When you step outside your door, do you envision a beautiful garden filled with sweet smelling flowers? God made this world so colorful! Shouldn’t we take advantage and enjoy the special world around us? We say, yes! This blog will provide you with some basic information on annuals and perennials as well as some plants […]

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March 21, 2018

Get started with your spring yard tasks!

Aaaah Spring is here!  …just kidding!  With another Nor’easter blanketing Central Pa., it means people who were anxious to get their yards cleaned up and prepped for spring, are put on hold!   Some of us are already seeing early spring flowers emerge from the ground, which starts to put us into high gear to get back […]

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July 6, 2017

Summertime flower bed maintenance

Aaahhh…summertime! The long, anticipated arrival of Summer is finally here!  After tending to the flower beds in the Spring, you’ve been waiting for the blooms of Summer to emerge, and most of your summer perennials should be in full bloom by now. Here are some reminders and tips to ensure you get the best out […]

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June 21, 2017

Summer-Time Pollinator Friendly Gardens

Creating a pollinator friendly garden Have you heard about the decline in wild pollinators over the last several years?  Do you love butterflies?  Maybe you just love the look of bright colored, flowering, native plants and shrubs. Either way, pollinator friendly gardens could be the right choice for you! Pollinators play a crucial role in […]

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