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All About Echinacea (aka Coneflowers)

All About Echinacea (aka Coneflowers)

Posted by Louiza Lazarou on Feb 03, 2023

How to Plant, Grow, and Care for Coneflowers   Echinacea, also known as coneflowers, are a popular perennial for midsummer blooms. Learn how to plant coneflowers the right way and...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Day Lily (Hemerocallis)

Growing Guide: How to Grow Day Lily (Hemerocallis)

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 31, 2023

Day Lilies, also know as Hemerocallis, are stunning plants that are among the most popular perennials to grow in the summer garden! Day Lilies require little care to produce an abundance...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Arisaema

Growing Guide: How to Grow Arisaema

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 24, 2023

Commonly known as Cobra Lily or Jack in the Pulpit, the Arisaema is an unusual plant with umbrella-like blooms that are supported by its tall, strong stems. Blooming in early summer,...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Red Hot Poker
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Red Hot Poker

Posted by Louiza Lazarou on Jan 18, 2023

Red Hot Poker is also known as Red Hot Poker and Torch Lily. It is a beautiful plant that can add life and color to your garden. It's easy to...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Echinacea
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Echinacea

Posted by Louiza Lazarou on Jan 17, 2023

  Echinacea, also known as Coneflowers, are herbaceous perennials of the daisy family. They have large daisy-like flower heads with drooping petals and brown cone-shaped centres, giving them their unusual...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Geranium

Growing Guide: How to Grow Geranium

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 16, 2023

Geraniums are iconic garden flowers that have been American favorites for decades. Geraniums are often planted in hanging baskets, containers and flower beds giving a pop of color to any...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Helenium
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Helenium

Posted by Louiza Lazarou on Jan 12, 2023

Helenium is an easy to grow perennial plant that brings brightness and joy to any garden. In nature, they can commonly be spotted in meadows and outer woodlands. They blossom...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Penstemon
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Penstemon

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 10, 2023

If you are in search of a perennial that has high-impact, is long-blooming and easy to grow, then Penstemon is perfect for you. With blooms starting in early summer. you...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Veronica Longifolia
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Veronica Longifolia

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 10, 2023

Veronica Longifolia, also commonly known as 'Speedwells' are long-blooming and easy to grow perennials that are prized by gardeners. Their spikey, colorful flowers rise elegantly and attract butterflies. The extremely...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Helleborus
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Helleborus

Posted by Louiza Lazarou on Jan 09, 2023

Growing Helleborus is easy. They grow best in rich soil that can retain moisture, and are very flexible in terms of sunlight exposure. As a woodland plant though, they tend...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Monarda
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Monarda

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 09, 2023

Monarda is a classic, cottage garden favorite that is adored by gardeners not only for its fantastic colors, but its evocative fragrance. Not only is is beloved by gardeners- planting...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Astrantia
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Astrantia

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 09, 2023

Create a summer garden that is bright and luscious with Astrantia! Astrantia are one of the most stand-out flowers of all summer species and are excellent for cutting. They are...

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