Plants

  • Plant Nurseries
    Where to buy trees online is decidedly less important than planting them at the right time of year and in the right conditions. Once they are planted, both trees and shrubs--if they don't die within a....
  • Garden Shade Plants
    By no means are planting groupings in the cool retreats afforded by trees with high and dense canopies restricted to the garden shade plants we think of first. Ferns and hostas and evergreen ground co....
  • Verbena Perennials
    Native to South and North America, verbena perennials thrive in heat and sun. With a sometimes dazzlingly colorful bloom that lasts from late spring to early fall, these flowers both mound and trail. ....
  • Insect Control
    Insects can ruin a garden or lawn experience by simply making it unbearable to be outside. Flea, ticks and ants can all be nuisances to your family and your pets. Keeping up with lawn maintenance and ....
  • Pre Emergent Herbicides
    A pre-emergent herbicide is an herbicide you spray on your lawn or garden to prevent the growth of weeds. Pre-emergent weed controls kill seeds before they can grow. Pre-emergent weed controls should ....
  • Online Plant Nurseries
    Online plant nurseries are little more than old-fashioned plant catalogs in a new suit. The nurseries themselves are the same as they always were and probably always will be. The greenhouses are the s....
  • Shade Loving Plants
    Ferns are probably the shade loving plants we're most familiar with, and possibly the most unappreciative. To begin with, there are about 12,000 species of the ancient plant, from tiny moss-like varie....
  • Yarrow Perennials
    Once referred to as the Cinderella plant, yarrow perennials--of which there are as many as 11 species and numerous hybrids--are indeed as lovely as they are reliable. Large and brightly colored flower....
  • Insect Identification
    Nothing can ruin the joy of a beautiful lawn like an infestation of insects. They ruin plants and make us itch and uncomfortable. Some, such as ticks, even give us diseases, like Lyme disease. Before ....
  • Seaweed Fertilizers
    Organic seaweed fertilizer is becoming increasingly popular among people looking for alternatives to chemical fertilizers. Not only are organic fertilizers better for the environment and your yard, bu....