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Select native plants to encourage songbirds and caterpillars to your gardens.

Selecting native plants for home gardens has become popular over the last decade. It’s a shift in the way we think about residential gardens. Most (not all) gardeners believe ‘traditional English garden plants’ are the only flowers for their home […]

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Great perennials for shade, that are not hostas

Many people consider hostas as the go-to option for planting in the shade. However, hostas are not everyone’s ‘cup of tea’. Several fantastic perennial plants thrive in the shade and can be mixed and matched with your hostas for a […]

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Unravel the mystery of reading plant tags

Although reading plant tags may seem overwhelming, the information they provide is crucial for successfully selecting plants for your home gardens and containers. Let’s see if we can ‘unravel the mystery’ of plant tag lingo. Not all plant tags are […]

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