Home Gardening Blog
Archive by tag: shrubsReturn
RSS

Plant Selection VISUAL GUIDE Tool

posted on
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.
[Read the rest of this article...]
Posted in: Summer | Tags: plant selection , trees , shrubs | Comments (0) | View Count: (868)
Visual Guide Updates –  Kemper Center for Home Gardening
Visiting the Kemper Center for Home Gardening, on the upper level is a display and slideshow featuring some of our ‘Visual Guides’ found on our website (www.gardeninghelp.org).  The guides we focused on this year were:      ‘Repotting Orchids’ – February and March      ‘Propagating Plants by Cuttings’ – April and May      ‘Native Missouri Milkweeds for Monarchs’ &nda...
[Read the rest of this article...]
Posted in: Winter | Tags: birds , allergies , visual guides , herbs , nature crafts , gourdaments , trees , shrubs , orchids , tomato | Comments (0) | View Count: (2166)

Crape Myrtles Have An Enjoyable Summer!

posted on
Crape Myrtles Have An  Enjoyable Summer!
The heat may have subsided, but drought conditions continue in many areas.  Scores of trees, shrubs, lawns and other plants are experiencing drought and water stress and will need timely watering this fall in order to survive the winter that follows. Are there any plants that will tolerate and perhaps like hot, dry summers? A search on our Plant Finder page search yielded a total of two hundred eighteen results of deciduous shrubs for Zone 6 that will tolerate some drought.  Wh...
[Read the rest of this article...]
Posted in: Summer | Tags: crape myrtle , shrubs , heat | Comments (0) | View Count: (2433)
Page 1 of 2FirstPrevious[1]2NextLast