Flower Garden Maintenance

41-65 of 65
Getting Perennials Ready for Spring Now

The air is cooler. Days are shorter. Plants are losing their summer luster. Fall flowers are blooming.

Dig a Trench Around a Flower Bed

Digging a trench around a flower bed can add some ease to your gardening and landscaping efforts. It

Keeping Pesky Insects out of the Flower Bed

A flower bed is a way to relax and put your green thumb to use. Flower beds make wonderful seating areas,

Keep Cats and Critters Out of Your Flower Bed

Cats and other critters are cute, but not when they hang out in your flower bed. There are simple ways

Using a Weed Mat in Your Flower Bed

Maintaining a flower bed can be difficult if you have weeds to contend with. Weeds tend to grow wild

Answers to Flower Gardening Questions

From azaleas to zinnias, with monkey grass in between.

How To Read Fertilizer Label Numbers

Reading fertilizer label numbers can be a daunting task when trying to find the right formulation. Sure,

Lupin Flower Facts

Aside from being an attractive flowering plant, lupin plants have some unique properties that make using

Poisonous Plants: The Dangers of Mountain Laurel Flowers

Although they are quite beautiful, mountain laurel flowers, like the rest of the shrub, are also quite

Deadheading Hyacinth Bulbs

Hyacinth is a hardy perennial flower that grows from bulbs. Hyacinth flowers smell great and come in

Cutting Marigold Flowers

Marigold flowers are a delightful addition to any spring time flower arrangement or bouquet. Many gardeners

Cutting Dahlia Flowers

Dahlia flowers are cut from 36 different species of dahlia plants. These plants originated in Central

Techniques for Cutting Hosta Flowers

Hosta flowers are extremely hardy plants that can grow in most conditions. They do the best in the shade

Garden Plants at Stake

Staking your plants is important for vegetables and flowers alike. Sometimes large showy flowers like

How To Care For Your Hostas

Hostas are shade perennial plants that bloom in the summer. The tubular flowers come in white, lavender,

Cutting Hollyhock Flowers

Hollyhock or Alcea rosea is commonly used for landscaping domestic gardens. The hollyhock flowers are

Sun Plants vs Shade Plants

Sun plants and shade plants require different conditions and in order to successfully garden them, you

Transplanting Wildflowers from the Wild into Your Garden

Wildflowers can introduce the look of wild, native beauty to your yard, as long as you follow some simple

Designing a Cute Cottage Garden

The best thing about a cottage garden is that there is no standard design pattern to follow. A cottage

Colorful Garden Flowers

Gardens, small and large, offer a bit of color and a wafting of perfume scented air. Gardeners plant