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3 Gorgeous White Perennials That Bloom in Late Summer

Japanese anemone is just one of several late-flowering perennials that can add a striking pop of white to a fall garden.

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Gorgeous Late-Flowering Blue Perennials for Your Garden

Late-blooming beauties like agapanthus and globe thistle add swaths of dreamy blue to your garden after most other pops of color have faded.

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How to Plant Hydrangeas in the Ground (Easy Step-by-Step Guide)

As the owner of a flower farm, I use this same planting technique for most hydrangeas—including Limelight, Endless Summer, Annabelle, and Incrediball varieties. It's important to dig the right hole, take proper care of the roots, and more.

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Best Pink Perennials for Late Summer Color

Late-summer bloomers like swamp lily and gladiolus will add a brilliant pop of pink to your garden when most other flowers have already faded.

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How to Propagate Tiger Lilies From Bulbils

Tiger lilies are easy and fun to propagate from bulbils, and though it takes a while for the resulting plants to flower, their blooms are worth the wait!

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How to Propagate Salvia From Softwood Cuttings

Sage cuttings are best taken in autumn and left to propagate frost-free over the winter. Learn how to multiply this gorgeous plant!

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10 Pollinator-Friendly Perennial Flowers That Grow Well Near Black Walnut Trees

Many plants don't grow well under black walnut trees due to a chemical called juglone contained in every part of these trees. Here are some plants that not only grow well near black walnut trees, but also attract many pollinator species to your garden.

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Hardy Geraniums vs Tender Geraniums: Which Should You Plant in Your Garden?

There are several types of flowers often called "geraniums," which have different growing needs and are native to different climates. Both can be planted in your garden, but which is the best choice?

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Five Great Native Flowers for Pollinator Gardens in Northeast Ohio

Attract local pollinators, including bees and butterflies, to your Northeast Ohio garden with these 5 native flowers.

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How to Propagate Pot Geraniums (Pelargoniums) From Cuttings

Propagating pelargoniums from stem cuttings is extremely easy, and it's so fun waiting for that new growth to show!

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How to Collect and Sow Foxglove Seeds

Once foxglove seeds have matured, they're amazingly easy to grow and harvest.

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How to Deadhead Dahlias to Keep Them Blooming All Summer

Deadheading dahlias is critical to help them bloom longer. Learn how to do it (and how to make sure you aren't snipping new buds along with the spent ones!).

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How to Grow Geums and Prolong Their Flowering Season

Deadheading geums can extend flowering for months if done right. Learn how to properly deadhead geums (along with general planting tips!).

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How to Grow Gorgeous Alstroemeria (Peruvian Lily)

The Peruvian lily—bright, hardy and easy to grow—makes a wonderful addition to any garden. Learn about how to grow and care for Alstroemeria.

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How to Keep Your Hydrangeas Upright (and Fix the Ones That Flop!)

Don't flip if your hydrangeas have flopped. There are a few super easy ways to fix this problem (and prevent it in the first place).

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5 Low-Maintenance Ground Cover Plants

Cover the bare ground under trees, backyard, front garden, or wherever you feel the need to see a pop of color with these flowering low-maintenance ground cover plants.

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The 4 Best Hardy Geraniums for Your Garden

Geraniums are a must for any garden, due to their sprawling yet unobtrusive nature. Here are four hardy geraniums to consider planting in your garden.

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How to Repot an Epiphyllum Cactus

If a regularly flowering plant stops flowering or roots begin to pop out of the pot, it's likely time to repot your epiphyllum. Here's how.

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How and When to Cut Peonies for a Vase

Cutting peonies in the marshmallow stage (and ensuring a clean, diagonal cut) will prolong the vase life of your blooms.

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Why Hydrangeas Droop and What You Can Do About It

Kelly Lehman explains how to determine if your drooping hydrangea is flagging or dehydrated.

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For the Love of Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea is one of the most beloved tropical ornamental plants, known for its prolific, brilliantly colored flowers.

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3 Easy Garden Perennials for Beginners

Turkish sage, red campion and masterwort are three easy-growing perennials that even the greenest of gardeners can find success with.

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Simple Steps to Create a Night Garden

This article defines what a night garden is, and provides a list of some of the many flowers used in night gardens — with lots of photos.

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Should You Prune Annabelle Hydrangeas? (Care Tips and More)

Do you really need to prune Annabelle hydrangeas? No! It's entirely up to you. Here are the pros and cons of pruning.

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3 Best Garden Foliage Plants for Full Sun

From purple to succulent green to silver, these foliage plants add year-round interest to any garden.

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How to Grow and Maintain Korean Lilac

Korean lilac is a compact shrub with fragrant purple flowers that makes a perfect hedge, background for shorter plants, or border plant.

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Verbena Types, Care, and Propagation

Verbena is a perennial low-lying flowering plant with a trailing habit. It makes a great ground cover addition to any garden and can grow in most places in the U.S.

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How to Plant Out Dahlias in Your Garden (5 Easy Steps)

From hardening off your plants to staking them early, here are my five foolproof steps to planting out dahlias.

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How to Repot an Indoor Begonia

Learn how to repot indoor begonias with this step-by-step guide.

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Daylilies: The Perfect Perennials

Easy to grow, versatile, and long-lasting, daylilies are the perfect perennials.

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3 Best Flowering Plants to Grow in Shady Areas

From the vibrant 'Golden Queen' to the honey-scented false Solomon's seal, here are three gorgeous flowering plants that thrive in the shade.

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Why Aren't My Hydrangeas Blooming? (7 Reasons and Solutions)

From overwatering to "winter zap," here are seven different reasons you might be struggling to get your hydrangeas to bloom and what you can do to change that!

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How to Grow and Successfully Reflower Clivia

With proper care—such as careful attention to temperature and pot size—you can enjoy gorgeous Clivia blooms every spring.

Kelly Lehman's Peonies at Cranbury Fields Flower Farm

How to Plant Peonies: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn how to plant peonies the right way, so you get big beautiful blooms every time.

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Peonies: An All-Time Favorite

A brief description of the needs of peonies and the care required for successfully growing them.

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3 Flowering Perennials for Early Summer

Camassia, bergenia and euphorbia 'fireglow' are three beautiful early-summer flowers that even the beginning gardener can grow.

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How to Lift, Divide and Replant Primroses and Polyanthuses

Learn how to lift, divide and replant primroses and polyanthuses and enjoy beautiful, colorful flowers in your garden.

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How to Start Dahlias in Pots

Learn how to start dahlias in pots and enjoy beautiful flowers come summer.

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3 Easy Ways to Propagate Begonias

Learn three easy ways to propagate begonias using leaf- and stem-cutting techniques.

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5 Flowers and Plants for Winter Interest in the Garden

These plants look good in winter and also in other seasons. Seasonal plants are useful for making your garden look attractive throughout the year so that, as one plant fades, another takes its place.

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How to Sow and Grow Poppies From Seed

Learn how to sow and grow beautiful annual poppies in your garden from seed.

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How and When to Prune Hydrangeas (Bigleaf and Panicle)

Learn how and when to prune your bigleaf and panicle hydrangeas and what to do after a late frost.

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6 Plants That Look Good in Winter

This article will provide ideas for growing plants which flower or have attractive leaves in winter and early spring. Plan ahead to give them time to get established before the cold weather.

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5 Easy-to-Grow Tropical Vines With Dazzling Blue Flowers

It's all about the soothing, calming blue color! These five tropical vines with spectacular blue flowers will transform your garden into a relaxing tropical sanctuary.

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How to Grow Calla Lilies Indoors or Outdoors

Calla lilies add tropical flare inside your home or out in your garden.

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How to Grow and Care for New York Asters

Do you like gardening flowers? If yes, then you will surely love to know about New York asters, how these beauties get their name, and the process of planting seeds with care instructions.

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19 Wildflowers for Gardens in Cold Climates

These North American native wildflowers will make your garden better in very cold climates. They will do extremely well in extended cold winter conditions, blooming nicely in the warmer months and surviving harsh winters.with ease.

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How to Grow Caladiums Indoors or Outdoors

Caladiums are shade plants with large, colorful leaves. They can be grown in your shade garden or indoors as a houseplant.

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6 Perennial Late-Blooming Plants to Add Color to Your Fall Garden

Add color to your fall garden and brighten your day with perennial late-blooming plants that return each fall.

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5 Endangered Native Wildflowers You Can Plant in Your Own Garden

Endangered native wildflowers are good for the environment and good for gardeners. They are also very easy to grow. These plants will make your garden better than the flowers often sold in garden stores.