Category Archives: Ornamentals

Ornamentals: Pansies for Cool Weather Color

Want a little inexpensive, early season color in your garden? Try pansies. They thrive in cool temperatures, tolerate mild frost and cold nights, and are readily available at your local garden centers. Pansies, related to the viola family, can be found … Continue reading

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Ornamentals: Perennials for Shade Gardens

Gardening in a shady yard can be a challenge, but there are many flowering plants bloom abundantly in partial shade. Areas that receive 2 to 4 hours of dappled sunlight each day are considered partial shade gardens, according to the … Continue reading

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Ornamentals: Blooms for Beginners

You’ve chosen the location, tilled the soil, and all that stands between you and beautiful flower garden is choosing the right plants. There are a lot of cheap varieties of perennials (plants that go dormant in winter and return each … Continue reading

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