July rains make this the ideal month to plant perennials in the garden. Students learn how to design for a continual four season bloom. Notable mentions will be our local native bloomers.
Please come and join me in another walk through my garden. I am very happy that I have spent years creating my perennial flower gardens, as annual plantings take too much work & time. Now that I am older I do mostly grooming in the gardens, which is far less HEAVY work than planting. Perennials […]
Plant it once and enjoy it for years that’s the beauty of perennial vegetables and integrating permaculture approaches into your garden. There are very few perennial fruiting vegetables, eggplant happens to be one of them only if Florida gardening – sorry northerners! This hardy vegetable is well suited to our climate and is a wonderful […]
Growing perennials in containers is not difficult and allows those with limited space such as a deck, patio or balcony to enjoy their produce. 0:24 The Benefits of Perennials 0:32 The Benefits of Container Gardening 0:40 Types of perennial fruit producing crops that does well in containers 1:23 Container size 2:31 Soil for perennials in […]
John from goes on a field trip to the Tropical edibles nursery on the Big Island of Hawaii. In this episode, John will highlight the fruits and vegetables that are easy to grow in a tropical climate such as Hawaii. You will learn the difference between perennial edible vegetable and regular annual vegetables that must […]
You can read the blog post PRUNING PERENNIAL SALVIAS that goes with this video here: In this post, I share with how to prune woody & deciduous herbaceous Salvias. Salvias are popular all over the world over. I’ve seen them growing in England, the Canary Islands, Mexico and in many different places here in the […]
About 3 years ago I started deadheading wildflowers and mowing the seeds into my lawn. I mowed around the volunteers to help them thrive. Now, a sizable portion of my lawn is covered with native perennials, and I haven’t dug out any turf? One by one, I hope to start removing sprinkler heads.
Perennial Blue Climbing Rose A small rambler which looks like a mass-produced Dutch growers variety. Bought as a pot grown 2-year-old plant it has established well and gives a June flush of magenta red small double unscented flowers Visit our English rose garden tour playlist of splendid full-grown roses
Here we have a bed of all perennials. It’s great to see them all together so you tell sizes better and also see how it looks in the landscape. If you have any questions about any of the perennials leave and comment and we will work hard to answer your questions! www.gardencrossings.com