Fall Flower Bed Is Dream Come True For Hungry BirdsAs flowers die back, many turn into bare brown knobs atop dry tan stems. Not much to look at but birds see it as a buffet.
A Good Time To Move Trees And ShrubsJust as fall is the best time of year to plant trees and shrubs, it's also a good time to move them if you have to.
Monarda Is No Sweat In SummerOne of our prettiest, easiest-to-grow summer flowers is Monarda, also known as Bee Balm, an American perennial, native to our area.
Perfect Time To Plant A 'Grand Parade'A smaller sort of Monarda is called 'Grand Parade,' which grows about 18 inches high and true to its name is flowering to beat the band.
A Sniff of Summer Under The SnowWhile shoveling snow, I struck some aromatic leftovers of a <em>Monarda</em> plant and it was a sweet reminder of Summer.