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Plant Selection VISUAL GUIDE Tool

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Plant Selection VISUAL GUIDE Tool
Looking for a shade tree, a flowering shrub or a ground cover? The Kemper Center for Home Gardening has a helpful tool called Visual Guides, which can assist you in selecting plants for your yard. Click on the image below to view a short video highlighting the more than 30 Visual Guides our experts have compiled which make choosing plants easy and enjoyable.
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Posted in: Summer | Tags: plant selection , trees , shrubs | Comments (0) | View Count: (569)

Want More Native Plants in Your Garden?

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Want More Native Plants in Your Garden?
Want more native plants in your garden? Ever thought about propagating plants by air-layering or by cuttings? What on earth is a Kokedama? These questions and many others can be answered by using the Kemper Center’s feature called “Visual Guides”. There you’ll find over 100 gardening topics including plant selection, problem diagnosis, plus a whole lot more. Navigating the site is easy, even for the internet-challenged.  From the Gardening Help home page,  scr...
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Posted in: Summer | Tags: native plants , gardening , plant selection , plant problems | Comments (0) | View Count: (3098)

What’s Your Favorite Garden Tool?

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What’s Your Favorite Garden Tool?
Gardeners from novice to professional know how valuable high-quality tools can be to make your gardening chores easier and more enjoyable.  It is always interesting to talk with the professionals and see what they use to groom and care for the beautiful gardens here at the Missouri Botanical Garden.  I interviewed some of the staff horticulturalists and other volunteer gardeners to get an idea of what favorite garden tool they use to get the job done.  Overwhelmingly they all answ...
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Posted in: Spring | Tags: tools , staff picks , pruning | Comments (0) | View Count: (707)
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