Tag: bedding plants

Warm Season Annuals Are Hot

UNITED STATES—Cool season annuals were cool just a few months ago. Now, it is getting to be about time to warm up to warm...

Color Is Not Black And White

UNITED STATES—Several months ago, warm season vegetable plants replaced cool season vegetable plants. More recently, new cool season vegetable plants began to grow from...

Bedding Plants That Defy Seasons

UNITED STATES—Bedding plants that go into the garden in spring are generally warm season or summer annuals. They should perform through summer until the...

Annual Flowers For Cooler Weather

UNITED STATES—All that unpleasant annual business of removing warm season vegetable plants to relinquish space for cool season vegetables applies to annual bedding plants...

Some Annuals Are Really Perennials

UNITED STATES—Annuals are plants that complete their entire life cycle from germination to death within a single year. Biennials complete their entire life cycle...

Cool Season Annuals Are Next

UNITED STATES—Gardening is not always fun. After diligently tending to warm season vegetables through spring and summer, it eventually becomes necessary to pull them...

Start Cool Season Annuals Early

UNITED STATES—Twice a year, it becomes necessary to discuss the unpleasantries of pulling up the flowering annuals (as well as vegetable plants) of one...

Pots Make More Out Of Less

UNITED STATES—With conservation of water being so important right now, annuals are not a priority. Many of us are trying to use as little...

Why Cyclamen Are So Popular

UNITED STATES—Cyclamen are everywhere! Some nurseries have more cyclamen than all other cool season annuals combined. Not all cyclamen are represented though. Almost all...

Cool Season Annuals Are Cool

UNITED STATES—Now that it is time for cool season annuals, it is difficult to remove warm season annuals if they are still blooming and...