Sprinkling Seeds Can Be Simply SatisfyingSprinkling seeds is so much easier and cheaper than buying and planting annuals and, since it’s only June, they have months to bloom.
Two Free Tours At Scott ArboretumThere’s a free tour tonight at the Scott Arboretum and another one tomorrow morning.
Those Bloomin' Hydrangeas Blooming AgainThose old-fashioned big leaf hydrangeas didn’t bloom last year because the winter before was so harsh, but now they're back!
Easily Grow BlueberriesIf you haven’t planted blueberries yet, what are you waiting for?
Your Lawn Is Lucky To Have CloverTake a week off from mowing. Letting clover flower in your lawn helps the bees - and it's good for the soil too.
Firefly Fun For The Family At Bowman's HillYou have a chance to recapture the thrill of going out to chase fireflies on Thursday evening, June 25, 2015, from 7:30 – 9:00 at Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve.
Plant Asters For Beauty And For ButterfliesOur native asters come in beautiful colors like pink, blue and purple and they attract butterflies, something your mums won't do.
Rain Gauge Will Tell You When To WaterSince it’s wasteful and expensive to water when you don’t need to, it’s just smart to get a rain gauge.
Bet On Baptisia To Please<em>Baptisia australis</em> or ‘false indigo’ is an easy-to-grow native perennial that’s stunning through three seasons.
Some Plant Rules Made To Be BrokenEven when you don't plant by 'the rules', sometimes a plant will thrive.
Plant Clinic At Morris Arboretum Now OpenIf you’ve got a plant you’re worried about because it’s got funny leaves or evidence of a disease the Plant Clinic is now open!
Tour Best Private Gardens In Philadelphia AreaGarden Conservancy Open Days will let you see some of the best private gardens around; this year, featuring graduates of the Barnes Foundation's Arboretum School.
Strawberry Plants May Surprise YouSome gardeners say growing strawberries can be tricky. But, the strawberries I’ve been eating this week pretty much planted themselves.
Leave Bulb LeavesYou definitely don’t want to cut off tulip or daffodil leaves as they turn from green to brown.
Watering Do's And Don'ts When It's DryWater newly planted plants, trees or shrub deeply. DON’T make the mistake of watering a little bit all the time instead.