Flowers

Flowers are not only beautiful, but help pollinators and beneficial bugs in the garden. Learn how to grow them with our guides.

Container Grown Delphinium

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How to Grow Delphiniums in Pots or Containers

Are you thinking of growing delphiniums in containers this season but aren't quite sure where to start? Container grown delphiniums are a great option for gardeners that have limited space. In this article, certified master gardener Laura Elsner walks through eight simple steps to grow beautiful delphiniums in pots or containers this season!

tulips annual or perennial

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Are Tulips Considered Annual, Biennial, or Perennial Flowers?

Thinking of planting tulips this season, but aren't sure if they are annual, biennial, or perennial flowers? Tulips are a favorite early-bloomer amongst many gardeners. In this article we look at the growth and bloom cycle of the tulip, and if you can expect to replant them each season, or if they will come back each year depending on your geographic location.

Wild Daisy in Field

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Are Daisies Annual, Biennial, or Perennial Plants?

Are you thinking of adding some daisies to your garden bed this season but aren't sure if they will come back each season, or if you'll have to replant them? In this article, we take a look at if daisies are considered annual, biennial, or perennial plants based on the hardiness zone that you are growing in.

New England Aster Flower in Garden

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Aster Varieties: 25 Types of Aster Flowers For Your Garden

Asters come in many shapes and sizes. If you've decided to plant some asters this season but aren't sure what to pick, you've come to the right place! In this article, certified master gardener Liz Jaros walks through her favorite aster varieties you can plant in your garden this season!

A hand gently holds a green watering can, poised to nourish a vibrant array of potted petunias in different hues. The petunias bloom in shades of red, purple, and white, creating a delightful mixture of colors. The rectangular pot contains rich, dark soil, complemented by neatly trimmed grass beneath.

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How Much and How Often Should You Water Petunias?

Not sure how much water your petunias need, or how often you should be watering them? In this article, gardening expert Paige Foley examines how much moisture your petunias will need, from when they are first planted, to when they are in full bloom.

Container Holding Pansies

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15 Tips For Growing Pansies in Pots or Containers

Thinking of growing pansies in pots or containers this season? Anyone can throw pansies in a pot, but how do you get them to thrive? In this article, certified master gardener Laura Elsner walks through her top tips for growing beautiful pansies in pots or containers this season!

hellebore annuals or perennials

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Are Hellebores Annual, Biennial, or Perennial Flowers?

Curious to find out if hellebore are perennial, biennial, or annual flowers before you start planting them this season? While it might seem like a simple answer, the answer actually is a little more complex and depends on your geographic location. In this article, gardening expert Jill Drago examines if hellebore are annual, biennial, or perennial flowers.

hydrangeas and peonies

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Can You Plant Peonies and Hydrangeas Together?

Thinking of growing peonies with your hydrangeas this season but you aren't sure if it's a good idea or not? These two beautifully blooming plants are garden favorites, and for good reason! In this article, gardening expert Jill Drago walks through if planting peonies with your hydrangeas is something you should do this season.

July Perennials For Planting

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16 Popular Perennials You Can Still Plant in July

Just because July is here, doesn't mean you can't make some changes in your garden by adding a few new perennials. There are plenty of options, regardless of the type of space you need to fill. In this article, gardening expert Jill Drago hand picks her favorite perennials that you can still plant in the month of July!

hollyhocks from seed

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How to Grow Hollyhocks From Seed in 7 Simple Steps

Looking to plant some hollyhocks by seed in your garden this season? These garden favorites are often purchased as nursery transplants, but are also a favorite plant to grow from seed. In this article, gardening expert Paige Foley outlines the simple steps you'll want to follow when growing hollyhocks from seed this season.

delphinium growing tips

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14 Tips For Growing Beautiful Delphiniums This Season

Looking to grow some beautiful delphiniums this season but aren't sure where to start? Garden grown delphiniums can be a beautiful addition to any garden. In this article, certified master gardener Laura Elsner shares her top tips for growing beautifully blooming delphiniums!

when do bleeding hearts bloom

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When Do Bleeding Heart Flowers Bloom?

Growing bleeding hearts in your garden but aren't sure when they bloom? These popular cool-weather perennials have beautiful flowers that grow in the spring. In this article, gardening expert Paige Foley shares when you can expect your bleeding hearts to bloom, as well as how long you can expect them to bloom for.