How to divide hardy geraniums also know as Cranesbill geraniums. A simple step by step demonstration showing you how easy it is to get more of these beautiful plants. Let's divide hardy geraniums and get more of these beautiful plants easily! I love hardy geraniums planted at the feet of my roses. They work as a fantastic ground cover that chokes out weeks yet provides a bit of cover for bare bottoms of many roses. Related: How to Grow Hardy Geraniums They also look ... Read More about How to Divide Hardy Geraniums
Pinching dahlias in Spring is an easy way to get more blooms from your plants. I show you step by step how to pinch Dahlias to get more blooms. Pinch your Dahlias for more blooms. It is tough to do, at least for me, when you see all that beautiful growth but in the long wrong you will be glad you did! I confess I avoided growing Dahlias for year as having to dig the tubers each Fall seemed like too much work. But I have found they are well worth the effort and now I love them, ... Read More about How to Pinch Dahlias for more Blooms
Propagate Dahlias from Cuttings, a great way to get more for free. Fill in a large bed with Dahlias and keep to your budget or give away to friends. I love Dahlias, and in this post I show you how to propagate dahlias from cuttings! It is quick and easy. Propagating your favorite plants is an easy and budget friendly way to get more. You can take cuttings to root from lavender, lilacs, roses and so much more. But for today we will focus on Dahlias. What makes them so fun is they ... Read More about Propagate Dahlias from Cuttings
Let's grow petunias from cuttings! A budget friendly way to get more petunias to fill your containers, beds and hanging baskets. Want to know how to grow petunias from cuttings? If you are like me and garden on a budget buying annuals every year can seem counter intuitive. Or you have a particular petunia you love and want more of it. Why grow petunias from cuttings Since my source for inexpensive 6 packs of annuals is no longer I have relied on grocery store choices and I even ... Read More about Grow Petunias from Cuttings
How to Prune Lilacs correctly addresses the different reasons to prune. Each may have it's own method. Many complain that their large lilac is not blooming and there can be many reasons why, which I talk about in this post Lilac Not Blooming? One reason can be that your lilac has not been pruned well or correctly. Let's start with the reasons to prune. the Lilac has been neglected for years Common Lilacs can last for decades but they bloom best on wood that is under 5 to 6 ... Read More about How to Prune Lilacs correctly!