Flowers

When is the best time for planting roses? Find out why spring is the best time to plant your rose garden. When is the best time for planting roses? Find out why spring is the best time to plant your rose garden.

Have you ever wondered if what you know about roses is accurate? Consider the following paragraphs and compare what you know to the latest info on roses. When spring comes and the ground is thawed, it is time to start planting your rose garden. Roses have been a cherished aphrodisiac since biblical times. They have…

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Easy tips for planting and growing chrysanthemums, a perennial favorite in many gardens. Easy tips for planting and growing chrysanthemums, a perennial favorite in many gardens.

Although there are over one hundred varieties of chrysanthemum, they may be the easiest perennial to grow. Due to the large variety, it is possible to find any combination of color, height, flower size, and time of bloom that you desire. Although chrysanthemums may be the easiest perennial to grow, following these few guidelines will…

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Expert tips for growing and caring for wisteria vines. Wisteria grown from seed can take up to 10 years to bloom! Expert tips for growing and caring for wisteria vines. Wisteria grown from seed can take up to 10 years to bloom!

Growing up I thought lilacs were the most fragrant spring flowers. It wasn’t until I moved into our current home that I was introduced to the fragrant wisteria vine, now another spring favorite! My wisteria vine is now in full bloom, and almost nothing can compare to its large, fragrant purple flowers. Wisteria is a…

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Ornamental cabbages are one of the last spots of fresh color in the landscape in late autumn. Although they are edible, they are grown for their colorful leaves. They come in shades of red, purple, pink, and cream or white, with ruffled foliage that is much fancier than regular cabbage. Ornamental cabbages share the same…

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When people think of tulips, it is not uncommon for them to think of Holland. But the name actually originates in Turkey and a literal translation of the term in Turkish means turban. No matter who named the tulip, the flowers are some of the most recognizable in the world and remain a favorite of…

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