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April 16, 2007
In recent years, there have been numerous aquilegia cultivars introduced into the industry with improved characteristics. The Winky series from Kieft Seeds Holland is an award-winning series of columbine that is becoming increasingly popular with...
March 19, 2007
The true arrival of spring is frequently welcomed by the vivid colors of the English primrose. Primula are widely grown and marketed as bedding plants, potted house plants and perennials. Although they make excellent garden plantings, they are...
February 26, 2007
In recent years, Asiatic lilies have become more popular as cut flowers, potted plants and landscape perennials. Many perennial producers have increased their production of these easy-to-grow plants, as they provide an impressive display of color at...
January 16, 2007
With its aromatic, silver-green foliage and impressive, long-lasting display of lavender-blue flowers throughout the summer months, it’s no wonder that nepeta ‘Walker’s Low’ has caught the attention of gardeners, landscapers and perennial...
November 15, 2006
Most homeowners and gardeners are very familiar with pansies and violas, which occupy the fall and early spring landscapes. Most pansies are produced as bedding plants as are various hybrids of Viola x wittrockiana. Many individuals only view...