Bee Balm: Growing & Caring Guide

If the name doesn’t give it away, the Bee Balm plant is a member of the Lamiaceae family and is native to North America. Bee balm is known to attract pollinators to its beautifully colored flowers of purple pink, red, and white. This plant is available in most areas of North America and is relatively … Read more

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

Aster: Growing & Caring Guide


Aster plants are perennial plants blooming with lovely colorful flowers. They grow in many regions and come in vibrant assorted colors. Whether you are a beginner or more experienced, this guide will tell you how to successfully plant, grow and care for your asters to add charm and color to your home or garden. These … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Dendrobium Orchid

Dendrobium Orchid

Dendrobium orchid flowers are a great addition to your home. Their beautiful flowers bloom several times a year, making them attractive houseplants. These stunning orchids come in a wide range of colors and sizes, and they’re sure to brighten up any room with their vibrant blooms. With over 1,800 species of Dendrobium orchids found in the … Read more

How to Grown and Care for Butterfly Bush

Butterfly Bush

The Butterfly bush (Buddleia davidii) is a resilient, hardy plant that originated in China. They are sometimes called “summer lilacs” because of their long, flowered trusses that resemble lilac flowers. Butterfly bushes are easy to care for plants that come in many colors, like mauve, white, purple, and orange. Once established, they are drought resilient. … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Sea Holly

sea holly

The Sea Holly (Eryngium), also known as the sea holly plant, is a beautiful perennial bloom. They have bright purple or blue flowers that are sure to liven up your garden through the summer and fall months. If you are hoping to add a sea holly to your garden, you may need to find a … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Cosmos Flower

Cosmos Flower

The cosmos flower is an easy to care for plant that blooms annually. It has flowers that look like daisies that grow in bright, colorful shades. So, if you are new to the hobby of gardening and would like a fun, cheerful bloom, the cosmos flower is a great choice. These flowers are both beautiful … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Gladiolus


Gladiolus has a narrow stem with blade-like leaves and tall, spectacular flower spikes producing 3-5 inch blooms. Though these exquisite flowers may seem daunting, they are quite easy to grow. Simply plant in the spring, and enjoy beautiful blooms in late summer. Gladioli grow and bloom best in full sun, but they will also thrive … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Passiflora Caerulea

passiflora caerulea

The Passiflora caerulea is an interesting-looking flower native to North and South America. The vigorous climbing vines have large white flowers with blue rings around them, dark green foliage, and tendrils. In late summer and fall, they also have large egg-shaped deep orange edible fruit. The foliage consists of dark rich green glossy leaves and … Read more

Campanula: Growing and Caring Tips


Campanula flowers are delightful purple flowers. One look at their cheery nodding heads relays a happy disposition to the eyes of the beholder. They are every gardener’s favorite! Growing Campanula flowers can be challenging. You have to maintain the soil, by making sure it is always well drained, and maintain its water intake by providing … Read more