Best Gardening Books

It’s getting close to Christmas but if you’re still looking for that perfect gift to give your green-fingered friend, why not opt for a great book that can be helpful and inspirational? Check out the links below for some of the top-rated gardening reads from 2018: The Spruce’s 7 Best Gardening Books of 2018 Amazon…

Plant Gift Picks

Even the best gift-giver can sometimes run out of inspiration, particularly during the holidays.  So instead of just buying the same old “stuff”, why not give your loved ones plants this year? A living plant in the depths of winter can be a much-needed boost of cheer reminding us of warmer days to come, as…

Spotlight on Poinsettias

Poinsettias have become synonymous with Christmas and the holiday season.  With flowering that is triggered by shortening days and glorious bright colors, these flowers have become a household favorite at this time of year.  But did you know that this cold-weather classic is actually native to Central America?! History: Euphorbia pulcherrima were introduced to the U.S….

Autumn Allure

Just because the days are getting shorter doesn’t mean your garden needs to be any less beautiful and inviting: check out this slideshow from Garden Design Magazine, for example! Showcasing a beautiful garden designed by landscape architect Lisa Roth, these pictures demonstrate how Fall colors, shapes and textures can be used to create a stunning impact…