Today, we’re comparing two popular plants: Russian sage and lavender. Both share similarities, but they’re distinct in their own ways. Like many gardeners, I always strive to select the best plant to ensure longevity and avoid any future replacements. Making the wrong selection can be both a waste of time and money.
Yellow daylilies are some of the most wonderful flowers in the garden. In this article, you will find a list of the most common and popular daylilies with yellow flowers.
Peonies produce medium size bushy flowers and die back in the winter. There are two broad types of peonies herbaceous peonies and tree peonies. A range of factors can influence the appearance of the leaves of peonies so today I will discuss what these are.
Irises are hardy perennial flowers that are some of the easiest plants to grow. However, they do have some specific requirements to keep them healthy. Some issues can cause irises to be sick which will show in the leaves, and today I will explain what the causes are and how to remedy them.
Hyacinths produce some of the most fragrant and vibrant flowers. Hyacinths have long leaves that don’t look like the leaves of typical plants because they grow from a bulb rather than a seed. Leaf issues can occur with hyacinths so today I will explain what causes these and how to remedy them.
Flowers near the house are an indispensable attribute of the yard and today we will talk about one of the most exciting of them.
Dahlia is different from many other flowers because of the large number of petals that create unique patterned flowers. So it’s not surprising that many people want to have this beautiful plant in their gardens or homes. But like other plants with Dahlia, some problems can arise.
The number of ornamental plants has long been inexhaustible, and among them, the place of honor belongs to peonies. But to behold the beauty of peonies we must always be on the lookout for something bad to happen to our plants.
Perennials often compete with each other for the right to occupy the garden. The same thing happened with the two plants we will be considering today. Here you will find as much information as you need to make the right choice.
Peonies! Who invented this beauty? Whoever it was, all we can do is express our great gratitude for it. The author of today’s varieties, Samuel Wissing, deserves no fewer thanks. It was he who in the middle of the last century created these two wonderful peonies.
What could be more beautiful than fragrant peonies in the shade of large trees on a hot day? You can’t imagine a better break from the hustle and bustle. In this article I will tell you about peonies for shade, we will consider their pros and cons and much more.
Hidcote is English lavender, and Munstead is also an English lavender. One has very fragrant flowers and leaves, and so does the other. So is there a difference between the two, you may ask? And I will answer that there is a difference!
When arranging your garden, the placement of plants, particularly peonies, is more crucial than it might appear. Often overlooked, the spacing of peonies is vital for their health and growth.
Cultivating peonies is generally straightforward, yet there are numerous finer details that some gardeners might overlook. A critical phase is the post-blooming period, where specific care can significantly impact the plant’s health and future blooming.
Rosemary likes to grow in a Mediterranean climate on sandy and stony slopes near the sea. In this area, the humidity is relatively high, but the soil does not retain much moisture. Ideal growing conditions will be well-drained soil and moist air around. Water rosemary once every 7-14 days. However, it depends on many factors …