Perennial Plant of the Year


Anemone ‘Honorine Jobert’ has been selected by the PPA membership as the 2016 Perennial Plant of the Year™. This tall, elegant, woody-based perennial has dazzling white flowers. Each year, members of the Perennial Plant Association from all across North America vote on their choice for Perennial Plant of the Year™. The PPA has been selecting outstanding perennials […]

Shady Island Bed

Shady Garden Design by Kelly Schroeder.

  Presenting the first in a series of garden designs … We are very pleased to present a garden a week over the next few weeks which we hope will help gardeners discover design solutions for various of their garden types and situations.  Enjoy!   A tree plunked in the lawn is a pain to […]

Silver or Grey Foliage Gives that Finishing Touch

Silver Sage (Salvia argentea)

Silver is one of the classic neutral colours in the garden, a tone that combines well with virtually anything else.  Like a good piece of jewellery, it can help to elevate a garden scene from just “nice” to “stunning”! Both grey and silver also help to create interest when nearby flowering plants may have already […]