How To Grow Lilies In The Rock Garden

Question: We would like to grow some lilies in our rock garden, which varieties are best suited to rock garden culture? Beverly, Goldsboro, North Carolina Answer: Beverly, there are a few lily varieties to use in rock gardens. Here, the smaller,... Read More...

Tulip Planting Plans

Tulips are among the most brilliant and most cheerful of spring flowering plants. Fortunately, too, they are among the easiest to work with in the creation of artistic landscape effects. If you buy top grade bulbs and follow a practical plan when... Read More...

Lilies For Beauty And Symbolism

Question: How long has the Madonna lily been grown, I heard it was the oldest cultivated garden plant in the world? Heather, Baldwin, Pennsylvania Answer: Heather, lilies have earned a place in our hearts, for what they are and for what they mean... Read More...

How To Grow Potted Lilies

Question: I would like to grow some lilies in pots so they can be moved around on our patio and terrace or even the front porch when they are in flower. What is the best way to grow them in pots? Shelia, Chilhowee, Tennessee Answer: Shelia, the... Read More...

Fall Is Planning Time For Tulip Time

Fall means time for all far-sighted gardeners to plant hardy bulbs for spring beauty. The cheery tulip is a year-in and year-out favorite. There is a place in every garden for some of these colorful flowers, so plan your Tulip Time picture now. Of... Read More...

Garden Miniatures – Small Bulbs With BIG Charm

Summary: Do not overlook the small miniature bulbs – they will add charm to your garden. Find out how. Man has always been impressed by the large and showy – and fallen in love with the small and charming. The stately lily may receive... Read More...

How To Put On A Spring Flower Show – Plant A Garden Of Bulbs

Summary: Nothing will contribute more to the glory of spring than the bulbs you’ll plant this fall. What should you plant in the fall? Bulbs are for everyone who grows plants or who arranges flowers. They’re for beginners who’ll... Read More...

Peruvian Lilies With 50 Inch Stem

I wanted to share my experience in growing Peruvian lilies as I found the article – Falling For Peruvian Lily blooms amusing. I have been growing Peruvian lilies for about five years and they have flowered regularly every year. I read that... Read More...

How to Have a Border Full of Spring Flowers

Staging a continuous and satisfactory display of bloom in the perennial border poses the same kind of problem to the gardener as the presentation of a “hit” show does to a Broadway producer. The producer’s problem is to open the... Read More...

Give Your Daffodils a Natural Setting

The technically minded say narcissus, the more poetically inclined say daffodil, and there are those, too, who prefer jonquil to either. But whatever name they use they all have in mind the loveliest of all the harbingers of spring. As to the correctness... Read More...

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