Monthly Archives: May 2019

Pansies, More Than Just A Spring Flower


What’s not to love about pansies? There’s more to those little faces than meets the eye. Pansies seem to be one of the first signs of spring in garden centers, but their endurance to cold weather makes them a staple in early-spring containers. Learn the symbolism and significance of your favorite spring flowers. Pansies Are Edible Pansies […]

Best Plants for Landscape Edging


You have lots of choices when it comes to landscape edging. Hardscape elements, such as brick, are often homeowners’ first choice for edging, but plants can provide a beautiful, blooming focus for the very front of flowerbeds, too.  One of these Kentucky hardy plants for landscape edgers could be your perfect answer. Edging your landscape […]

The Best Planted Flower’s For Mother’s Day

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We have picked the top 10 Flowers to Plant for Mother’s Day.  The list is made up of mostly perennials, but you’ll find a couple of must-have annuals too. Experimenting with new plants is a must in the gardening world, but so is anchoring the site with perennials so tough you couldn’t kill them with […]

The Importance Of Mulch

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The Importance of Mulching A newly planted tree’s best friend is mulch. It is very important to remember to mulch your tree after you have planted it. Mulch is important to your tree’s health because: Mulch insulates the soil helping to provide a buffer from heat and cold temperatures. Mulch retains water helping to keep […]