How to Plant a Peony Cutting Garden
Is there anything more thrilling than preparing a garden plot that will pay floral dividends for years to come? Many gardeners plant peonies for pure enjoyment, but peonies also play an important role commercially as a high-dollar flower for floral design work. As a farmer-florist, you can grow the cultivars that compliment your design style, including some that are otherwise hard to find or not available on the commercial market. You also have total control over the harvest, selecting only…
How to Grow Crepe Myrtle Trees - Natalie Linda
Crepe Myrtle is a hardy tree that produces beautiful clusters of flowers. Learn how to plant and care for them so you can grow crepe myrtles in your garden!
Sweet Peas Success Secrets Enjoy all Summer ~ Christine's Crafts
Sweet peas are absolutely gorgeous flowers and the scent is exquisite. Easy to grow and tips for success included here so you can enjoy them.
How and When to Prune Knock Out Roses - Sand and Sisal
Knock Out roses are some of the easiest and most rewarding roses to grown. Learn how and when to prune knock out roses with these easy tips.
Best Cut Flowers
One of the most fun things about growing flowers? Handmade bouquets, of course. Nearly any flower works as a cut flower, but some are better than others. These 10 blooms, from our 2016 issue of Green Side Up, are guaranteed to stun both in the garden and in your home.
How to Plant Seeds in Your Garden- For Beginners - Trillium Living
The most economical way to start a flower or vegetable garden is to plant seeds.This article gives you all the easy steps.
How to Grow More Cut Flowers than You Ever Thought Possible - Floret Flowers
Here at Floret, we have just 2 tiny acres dedicated to flower production. We utilize every available square inch of that space growing large volumes of high-quality cut flowers that supply more than a dozen grocery stores, numerous flower shops, our on-farm workshops, and wedding couples throughout the Pacific Northwest. We employ high-intensity production techniques […]
Harvest & care tips for 10 heat-loving summer blooms - Floret Flowers
Here on our farm in the Skagit Valley and in large swaths of the Western U.S., the super hot, dry weather has sent many growers scrambling to tend and harvest their stressed fields and gardens. While many flowers bloom abundantly in this type of weather, getting the longest life out of your flowers–especially with the added stress of high […]
How To Care For Hydrangea Bushes & Plants - Tips For Gorgeous Hydrangeas
Hydrangea is a flowering shrub plant native to Southeast Asian countries, as well as in the Americas. This flower can be found in most flower gardens in America and is usually admired due to its