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All About Red Hot Poker!
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All About Red Hot Poker!

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jan 27, 2023

There are some truly unique plant names out there. For example, have you heard of Red Hot Poker? Also known by their scientific name “Kniphofia” these fiery perennials look a...

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All About Delphiniums (Larkspur)
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All About Delphiniums (Larkspur)

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jan 26, 2023

Delphiniums fit into a variety of gardens. If you grow in a small area or only have balcony space available, you can grow larkspurs in a container, as long as...

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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 Siberian Iris
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Siberian Iris

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 23, 2023

Siberian Iris are prolific and an easy to grow perennial in an array of conditions. The spectacular flowers come in a range of colors with intricate markings and excellent form. 

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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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All About Monarda Cranberry Lace
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All About Monarda Cranberry Lace

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jan 17, 2023

When it comes to gorgeous and unique perennials, none beats Monarda Cranberry Lace! Known for having crown shaped pink-purple flowers, this plant is a showstopper.

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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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Ravishing Ranunculus: Everything You Need To Know
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Ravishing Ranunculus: Everything You Need To Know

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jan 16, 2023

Although they’re members of the Buttercup family, our ornamental Ranunculus bulbs are a far cry from the simple yet cheerful yellow flowers we remember from childhood games! Offering breathtakingly intricate...

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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 Delphinium
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Growing Guide: How to Grow Delphinium

Posted by Ben Rotteveel on Jan 11, 2023

Delphinium commonly called Larkspur is a clump forming perennial. It grows upright and boasts dark green foliage. It’s a great choice to incorporate in cottage gardens, beds and borders, and adds a...

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Growing Guide: How to Grow Potentilla Thurberi

Growing Guide: How to Grow Potentilla Thurberi

Posted by Mae Georgiou on Jan 11, 2023

Potentillas are perennials that bloom from spring to mid-summer. They are gorgeous, strawberry-like flowers that are perfect for adding a burst of color to beds and borders. 'Monarch's Velvet' is...

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