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Flowering Vines

Flowering Vines - our top 5 picks that shade & shine in summer’s heat -

Summer is starting to simmer. Here are the best fast-growing vines that not only provide shade in summer, but are also in bloom during the hottest time of year.

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We Love Our Pollinators!

We Love Our Pollinators! - national pollinator week -

Many of our crops are dependent upon animal pollinators; one of every three bites of the food we eat is thanks to insects, birds, bats, and other pollinators. Here are four pollinators and some of the plants they frequently visit.

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Asparagus and Pesto Pasta Salad

Asparagus and Pesto Pasta Salad - use your fresh asparagus harvest -

We're always looking for new and creative ways to use our bounty of asparagus, and this recipe is a winner. The perfect mix of cheesy goodness and savory pesto with a punch of flavor coming from the tomatoes, you won't be able to say no to seconds.

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Garden Hacks – How to Garden During Drought

Garden Hacks – How to Garden During Drought

When water resources are scarce, follow these seven water-saving measures to limit your water usage, but allow you to continue enjoying a garden.

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Get to Know Scaevola, Fan Flower

Get to Know Scaevola, Fan Flower

Learn more about this trendy, Australian native that cascades beautifully from containers and raised beds.

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Scrumptious Strawberry-Banana Smoothie Muffins

Scrumptious Strawberry-Banana Smoothie Muffins - with strawberry butter -

These tasty, moist muffins have a healthy secret … spinach!

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Top 5 Tips: Maintaining a Bird Bath

Top 5 Tips: Maintaining a Bird Bath - keep the birds happy & healthy -

Birds are a joy to watch. Attract birds to your garden with a clean bird bath for them to drink and bathe.

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Secrets of Success for Outdoor Potted Plants

Secrets of Success for Outdoor Potted Plants - tips for beginners -

Follow these basic steps of care to keep your container gardens beautiful and flourishing all season long.

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Plant a Salsa Garden

Plant a Salsa Garden - #1 must-have condiment -

Plant a salsa garden in a garden bed or containers and you'll have the basics on-hand to prepare and eat your favorite recipe on a regular basis.

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Plant a Patriotic Flagpole Garden

Plant a Patriotic Flagpole Garden - patriotism is like charity, it begins at home -

Plant a garden bed with red, white and blue flowers at the base of a flagpole to create a beautiful display of patriotism and pride.

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