How to Care for Peonies in the Fall

October 4, 2018

Peonies offer some of the best fragrant flowers in the garden and for flower arrangements. These tips will get your herbaceous peonies ready for fall and winter so they can have the best start in the spring. Once the foliage starts to turn yellow and die back, use clean pruners to remove all of the… Read more >

Plants for the Prairie Garden Style

September 28, 2018

The Prairie garden style is usually characterized by swaths of grasses, horizontally structured plants, and repetition. This style is inspired by the open and flat mid-west landscape and its characteristics are used to bring attention to the relationship between the sky and landscape. This Prairie style lends itself well to bigger gardens but that doesn’t… Read more >

What to Expect When You’re Expecting (A Beautiful Landscape)

June 29, 2018

Whether you’ve added in a handful of new plants to your garden or have completely remodeled your outdoor space, these tips and tricks will help you understand what to expect with a new landscape and how to take care of your new garden. Plants When designing a space, the mature size of the plants you… Read more >

Garden Hack of the Month: Pruning Sedum x ‘Autumn Joy’

June 15, 2018

Autumn Joy Sedum is a great late summer-fall bloomer that benefits from summer pruning to keep it looking its best. Pruning Autumn Joy Sedum in June will result in a shorter height which means the stems will be stronger. They’ll be less likely to flop over, and the growing habit of the plant will be… Read more >

Aging in the Garden 377x565 Aging in the Garden

May 4, 2018

If you’ve found your forever home, you’ve probably thought about all the different ways you’d like to transform your yard into a useable and enjoyable outdoor space for years to come. For many, creating an outdoor space that you’ll love both now and further down the road can feel daunting and overwhelming, but we’ve gathered… Read more >