Drought-Tolerant Shrubs and Woody Groundcovers

Tired of watering?  Aren't we all!  So it's a good time to consider plants that need little to no supplemental watering - once they're established.  (And what …
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Joseph's Favorites for Color in November

  I stopped by to talk to Joseph Panossian, Homestead's shrubs and trees manager, to pick his brain about great-performing plants for fall (using the old "It's …
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This Gardener Got Design Help - But Only for the Shrubs

Design Help Readers, observe the foundation plantings in the Calvert County garden of writer Robin Ripley - they illustrate a clever and focused use of …
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For Garden Blogger Bloom Day: Roses, Berries and a Bit of Fall Foliage

Bloom Day On the 15th of every month, over 150 garden bloggers from around the world take part in a fun event - posting photos of what's blooming in their …
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