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Sedum oreganum ssp tenue
Plant Gallery and Growing Guide — Natives
Energized Purple Pot
I was pleasantly surprised that the meadow rue bloomed all summer long in this pot.
Helleborus x ballardiae 'HGC Pink Frost'
PINK FROST HELLEBORE
Plant Gallery and Growing Guide — Perennials
Strategies for Working in the Garden
during the hot, dog days of Late Summer
Blog-on Rainy Side
Here is an article about A Boost of Winter Color and Fragrance by Debbie Teashon for West Sound Home and Garden magazine. After taking down the Christmas lights and all the bling is gone, January looks cold, dark and gray. Depressing. Does it have to be this way? Not if you plant a garden that looks good even during the coldest days of the year...
December 17, 2014
I rate this Rhododendron as one of the top best flowers for winter.
From the Archives
Cross-breeding Christmas Cactus: Bringing up Babies
Considering the ease and appeal in crossing Schlumbergeras, I'm surprised more of us don't try it. 2007