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Plant for That: Shade

Education  |  April 24th, 2014

Pulling out the potential of our shady areas can be a wonderful opportunity to incorporate plants that thrive in such conditions. One such opportunity that doesn't always get the attention it...

Plant for That: Combinations

Education  |  April 17th, 2014

Our Plant for That posting of the week - per our audience’s request - circles back to Combinations.  One area of focus that our office has had a number of conversations about is how this past...

Five Reasons to Love Spring

Education, News  |  April 11th, 2014

For today’s blog post please enjoy 5 reasons to love this season of new! 1. Snowdrops (the breath-taking floral kind opposed to the frosty kind we’ve been used to) You would think that...

Plant for That: Small Spaces

Education  |  April 10th, 2014

Small Space Gardens force us to be purposeful with our plant selections. When space is at a premium we are pushed into maximizing each and every plant in play. Such intimate gardens are extensions...

Plant for That: Extraordinary and Ordinary

Education  |  April 3rd, 2014

A cheerful entrance to spring comes in the form of seeing an "ordinary, old-fashioned " Forsythia in bloom. Its vivid yellow flowers and graceful form combine to make a cheerful bow to the...

Plant for That: SPRING Combinations Part 2

Education  |  March 27th, 2014

Last week our Plant for That Posting announced the season of spring with a plant combination that needs some additional attention. Once the Virginia Bluebells go into dormancy we need other...

Plant for That: SPRING Combinations

Education  |  March 20th, 2014

On this first day of Spring it only seems appropriate to write about a planting combination that comes to life in a woodland setting. We always say that "Spring is a Season of New" and this...

Plant for That: Produce – Onions, Peas & Early Potatoes

Education  |  March 13th, 2014

March is the time of year when all it takes is a few rays of sunshine to get us thinking about early spring crops that like cooler spring time temperatures. Onions, Peas and Early Potatoes are three...

Plant for That: Staples

Education  |  March 6th, 2014

We seem to spend a significant amount of time working on and with the fundamentals of plant growth. The category for conversation on our Plant for That posting this week is Staples. An interesting...

Plant for That: Design

Education  |  March 2nd, 2014

Our Plant for That posting for the week is on Design. One of the first questions we receive in design considerations deals with where a particular “must have” plant will go rather than defining...