These plants bloom longer than the average perennial flower Let us assume the average perennial flower is going to bloom for three weeks (some a little higher, some a little lower) so anything that exceeds this by a goodly margin is eligible to … [Read more...] about What Perennials Bloom For A Long Time?
Bees are under environmental attack and here's one small thing you can do to help If you’ve been paying attention to environmental news, you know bees are being attacked by a small mite or by environmentally damaging chemical sprays. If … [Read more...] about Plant List Of Annual Garden Flowers To Feed Bees
This is a list of perennial flowers that will handle full sunshine in a USDA zone 4. This means they'll handle the sun right down into a USDA 7-8 where it starts to get too hot and beyond the scope of this northern gardener. • Acaena … [Read more...] about List of Full Sun Perennials
There are enough shade loving perennials to grow that even the most avid of gardeners will never be able to collect them all. I'm working on it. (grin) The queen of the shade garden is of course the Hosta. There are thousands of varieties of this … [Read more...] about Eight Recommended Shade Loving Perennials
Please understand that this is not an exhaustive list of plants for hummingbird gardens but just the most common plants. What Do Hummingbirds Really Eat? Also understand that hummingbirds get the majority of their food from insects such as … [Read more...] about A Perennial Plant List for Hummingbird Gardens
All of the perennials in this list will grow on clay soil and don't require anything special when being planted. Note, t's not a good idea to amend the soil when putting them into your garden. In fact, if you have a perennial flower that isn't … [Read more...] about Perennials For Clay Soils