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Shooting Stars – Dodecatheon Meadia: A Unique and Interesting Choice for Your Shade Garden
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Shooting Stars – Dodecatheon Meadia: A Unique and Interesting Choice for Your Shade Garden

Shooting Stars – Dodecatheon Meadia: A Unique and Interesting Choice for Your Shade Garden Dodecatheon meadia, or shooting star is a perennial plant that consists of a basal rosette of leaves. From each basal rosette of lance shaped leaves arise […]

Looking For Something Really Special For Your Garden: Daphne × burkwoodii ‘Carol Mackie’
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Looking For Something Really Special For Your Garden: Daphne × burkwoodii ‘Carol Mackie’

Looking For Something Really Special For Your Garden: Daphne × burkwoodii ‘Carol Mackie’ Daphne × burkwoodii ‘Carol Mackie’, or commonly referred to as just daphne has gained popularity as a result of the amazingly fragrant clusters of pale pink flowers […]

Are You Looking For Something Interesting For Your Shade Garden: What About Yellow Fairy Bells
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Are You Looking For Something Interesting For Your Shade Garden: What About Yellow Fairy Bells

Are You Looking For Something Interesting For Your Shade Garden: What About Yellow Fairy Bells Disporum flavens, fairy bells, or more commonly called yellow bells will give your shade garden that special pop with its gorgeous drooping; tubular, soft yellow […]

Gorgeous, Fragrant, Blooms April to June: Rosy Dipelta
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Gorgeous, Fragrant, Blooms April to June: Rosy Dipelta

Gorgeous, Fragrant, Blooms April to June: Rosy Dipelta Dipelta floribunda, or rosy dipelta will grab your attention with its fragrant, funnel-shaped, foxglove-like, pinkish-white flowers (1 ¼ inches in length) with yellow throats…This is a wonderful vase shaped deciduous shrub in […]

Interesting and Unique Fruit Producing Focal Point for Your Landscape: Persimmon Tree
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Interesting and Unique Fruit Producing Focal Point for Your Landscape: Persimmon Tree

Interesting and Unique Fruit Producing Focal Point for Your Landscape: Persimmon Tree Diospyros virginiana, or you hear it more commonly called persimmon (American persimmon tree), is a dioecious tree that produces fragrant, white to greenish-yellow flowers that bloom in late […]

Are You Searching for Panache for your Garden or Landscape: You Should Consider the Gas Plant
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Are You Searching for Panache for your Garden or Landscape: You Should Consider the Gas Plant

Are You Searching for Panache for your Garden or Landscape: You Should Consider the Gas Plant Dictamnus albus, or gas plant, is not often seen in local gardens: it is slow to establish, but very long lived. The reason to […]

Abundant Fragrant Flowers on a Low Maintenance Shrub: Deutzia Gracilis
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Abundant Fragrant Flowers on a Low Maintenance Shrub: Deutzia Gracilis

Abundant Fragrant Flowers on a Low Maintenance Shrub: Deutzia Gracilis Slender deutzia is wildly popular as a result of the gorgeous, tiny, fragrant, flowers it produces in the April to May time frame and that it is such a robust […]

Winter Daphne: Intense Fragrance in Your Garden From January to March
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Winter Daphne: Intense Fragrance in Your Garden From January to March

Winter Daphne: Intense Fragrance in Your Garden From January to March Daphne odora, or winter daphne, features intensely fragrant reddish-purple flowers with pale pink to white insides in terminal inflorescences. Flowers bloom in late January to March in Hardiness Zones […]

If You Are Looking To Add Beauty and Interest to Your Shade Garden: Lady’s Slipper
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If You Are Looking To Add Beauty and Interest to Your Shade Garden: Lady’s Slipper

If You Are Looking To Add Beauty and Interest to Your Shade Garden: Lady’s Slipper Cypripedium kentuckiense or lady’s slipper is such an interesting and gorgeous clump-forming terrestrial orchid with a thick creeping rhizome and hairy stem that can be […]

One of the most beautiful, and fragrant of all lilac bushes: Miss Kim
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One of the most beautiful, and fragrant of all lilac bushes: Miss Kim

One of the most beautiful, and fragrant of all lilac bushes: Miss Kim The Syringa pubescens subsp. patula ‘Miss Kim’, or Miss Kim, is one of the most widely grown lilacs because of its gorgeous lavender color, amazing fragrance, and […]