The Perennial Plant of the Year for 2013!
Each year, members of the Perennial Plant Association from all across North America vote on their choice for Perennial Plant of the Year.
We are pleased to announce the 2013 choice, Polygonatum odoratum ‘Variegatum’ (Japanese Solomon's Seal). Read more about this wonderful shade-loving and exotic-looking plant in our database.
The PPA has been selecting outstanding perennials since 1990. … [Read More]
Surely spring is the busiest season of the year for the avid perennial gardener. Fortunately, most of us have been cooped up indoors all winter and are anxious to get outside anyhow, and the cool but pleasant spring weather beckons to our gardening spirit!
Is it time yet?
The dead tops of perennials that have been left to stand through the winter are truly not fussy about when you get around to cutting them back. However, heavy and wet clay … [Read More]