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What Is Sedum ‘Purple Emperor’ – Tips For Purple Emperor Care In Gardens

By Liz Baessler

The Purple Emperor sedum is a tough but beautiful perennial plant that produces stunning deep purple leaves and bunches of tiny light pink flowers. It?s a great choice for cut flowers and garden borders alike. Learn how to grow Purple Emperor in this article.

Seascape Berry Info – What Is A Seascape Strawberry

By Amy Grant

Strawberry lovers who want more than one crop of the delicious sweet berries opt for everbearing, or day-neutral cultivars. A terrific option for a day-neutral strawberry is Seascape. Find out about growing Seascape strawberries in this article.

Foolproof Roses: What Are The Easiest Roses To Grow

By Mary H. Dyer,

Roses are hardy plants and most aren?t difficult to grow, but some roses are fussier than others. In general, newer roses are often the best roses for beginners because they?ve been bred to require less care. Find some easy care rose varieties in this article.

Log Planters For Gardens: How To Make A Log Planter

By Darcy Larum, Landscape Designer

It can be all too easy to spend a fortune on stunning planters for the garden. However, these days repurposing common or unique items is quite popular and fun. Reassigning old logs into planters is one DIY garden project. Learn how to make a log planter here.

Royal Palm Care – Learn How To Grow A Royal Palm Tree

By Liz Baessler

Royal palms are the quintessential tall, straight palm tree. While they have some specific care requirements, these trees are impressive specimens that are worth the trouble for the way they stand out. Learn more about growing royal palm trees in this article.

Tillamook Strawberry Facts – What Is A Tillamook Strawberry

By Mary Ellen Ellis

If you decide to grow strawberries in your backyard garden, you may be overwhelmed by all the choices. There are many cultivars of this berry. If you want a high-yield plant that produces large, good quality berries, try the Tillamook. Learn more in this article.

Different Kinds Of Needlegrass: Tips For Growing Needlegrass Plants

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Growing needlegrass plants in the garden helps reduce maintenance, since they are self-caring once established. There are several kinds of needlegrass. See which one is right for your garden needs in this article. Click here for additional information.

Care Of Speckled Alder Trees: Learn How To Grow A Speckled Alder Tree

By Teo Spengler

Is it a tree or is it a shrub? Speckled alder trees are just the right height to pass as either. They are native to the northeast regions of this country and Canada. Click this article for more speckled alder information, including tips on how to grow a speckled alder and its care.

Overdam Feather Reed Grass Info: How To Grow Overdam Grass In The Landscape

By Liz Baessler

Overdam feather reed grass is a cool season, ornamental clumping grass with attractive, variegated blades of bright green striped with white streaks. Click here to learn more about how to grow Overdam grass and how to care for feather reed grass Overdam plants.

Flower Photo Tips: Learn How To Take Photos Of Flowers From Your Garden

By Mary H. Dyer,

Sometimes the simple, elegant beauty of a flower can nearly take your breath away. Photographing flowers allows you to capture that beauty, but it helps to have a little information before you begin. The following flower photo tips may help. Click here to learn more.

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