Category: Flower Gardening

Alpine Campanula 

  Campanula, also known as bellflower, is a huge genera with over 300 species. The tall perennial species, such as C. persicifolia and C. lactiflora, are usually grown in herbaceous and mixed borders. Alpine campanula are the lower growing species…

Alstroemeria cut flower and border plant

Alstroemeria Ligtu Hybrids

Alstromeria, also know as the Peruvian Lily, originally comes from South America. Species alstroemeria are found throughout Chile and in Brazil. Taller alstroemeria cultivars make excellent garden plants for display and cutting. the flowers look exotic but given the right…

Growing Tulip Bulbs in Your Garden

Tulips add a welcome blaze of color to our gardens just when we need it after winter. If you choose the right varieties you can have tulips flowering right through spring into early summer. However, many gardeners are often left…