When To Plant Lilacs

Inflorescences of the purple lilac at the start of bloom

Lilacs — the classic purple flowering shrub — have been gracing gardens for centuries. Though their old-fashioned reputation might make you think they’re difficult to grow, nothing could be further from … Read more

When to Plant Lily of the Valley

Medicinal plant Lily of the valley

Lily of the Valley is an old-fashioned favorite that deserves a place in any shade garden. With its dainty, bell-shaped flowers and sweet fragrance, it’s no wonder this plant has … Read more

When To Plant Knockout Roses

Reddish pink knockout roses

If you’ve ever grown roses, you know how much work they can be. Luckily, knock out roses are the exception! They’re the gardener’s dream come true. Knockout roses are tough, … Read more