Photo Credit: William C. Taylor, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA SCS. 1989. Midwest wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species.
Photo Credit: Jennifer Anderson, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database
Soon, all over town, the crape myrtle will begin their summer fashion show. Once only believed to be hardy in the south, these southern belles will definitely grow in your St.
One of the more popular herbs, rosemary, given as a gift, is thought to bring good health and prosperity to the recipient. Our plants come in topiary form and windowsill size.
Small, brightly-colored flowers with a tubular shape attract and feed butterflies. Butterflies need water, too. You can provide water by nestling a very shallow bowl or pot saucer in your butterfly garden. Fill it with some small stones (the butterflies will perch here) and shallow water. We have compiled a list of butterfly-attracting plants to help in your landscape planning: