Monthly Archives: July 2020

Popular Perennials for a Beautiful Garden

Spring is a time when the Earth comes alive, after the cold and often dreary days of Winter.  Trees have wintered without their canopy of leaves. A gardener’s favorite season, Spring means a return to the garden at last, to watch it come to life. If you’ve planted a majority of perennials, they will return […]

Wonderful Perennials to Grow in Your Zone 8 Garden

When it comes time to select the perfect perennials for your garden, it’s important to consult the USDA’s Plant Hardiness Map for your area. This guide, which was first created in modern form by the US National Arboretum in 1960. separates the United States into 11 different planting zones. Each of the 11 sections reflects […]