Astilbe: Growing & Caring Guide


The Astilbe, a classical favourite plant with purple and pink feathery plumes, is a native of Asia and North America, tucked beneath the canopy of woods. Over 20 different types of Astilbe are found, sometimes referred to as False Goat’s Beard. Astilbe is a great companion of Hostas, and it’s commonly found in areas with … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Forsythia


Forsythia is a bright yellow-flowered bush that originated in southeast Europe and Asia. They are one of the earliest plants to bloom in the spring and showcase beautiful, yellow flowers that are also called “golden bells. ” Forsythias are low-maintenance, fast-growing perennial plants with bright flowers that cheer up any landscaping. They can be used … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Agapanthus


The Agapanthus (African Lily) sometimes called the African Lily or Lily of the Nile is a beautiful blue and purple flower. These flowers grow clump-like leaves before growing into bright flowers. Agapanthus plants are vibrant and fun perennial blooms. They can grow up to 4 feet when they mature. If you are looking for a … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

The Forget-me-not (Myosotis scorpioides) is a popular perennial flower. The plant blooms a beautiful blue flower that lives up to its name. They are hard to forget once you’ve seen them! The Myosotis, otherwise known as the forget-me-not, are part of the borage family. This makes it related to herbs and landscape plants. Providing your … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Sedum (Stonecrop)


If you live where it is sunny and like a garden full of low maintenance plants the sedum is for you. It is a succulent that comes in a wide range of heights, stunning colors, and forms. They have waxy fleshy leaves and flowers that bloom in late summer through fall. Plus, the pollinators love … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Crocosmia


If you are a fan of bright and exotic-looking flowers, the Crocosmia is for you. These plants grow tall flowers that resemble swords. They may look difficult to maintain, but these beautiful perennial flowers are easy to care for. Crocosmias are a bright and fun way to add color to your crop of yearly blooms. … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Osteospermum


Summertime is a time to start planting flowers, and you can’t miss with the beautiful Osteospermum. It comes in a large variety of colors, and even different shapes. Osteospermum are native to Southern and Eastern Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. They are also known as African Daisies. Osteospermum are a great summer plant, they love … Read more