Flowers

Camellias; A Rose By Any Other Name

Featuring thick green, glossy leaves, Camellias are known for their bright stamens and can be found in shades of white, pink, lavender and red. You can find single, semi-double and double flowers.  These beautiful puffs of color are loved throughout the South where they bloom in Fall and Winter. Resembling roses, peonies, and anemones, these flowers do not require a green thumb to thrive. If you follow a few guidelines, you will be rewarded with beautiful flowers for years.    […]

By |January 23rd, 2018|Flowers|0 Comments

Enjoy Flowering Plants in Your Landscape Year-Round

Flowers aren't just for Spring and Summer. If you plan your landscaping correctly, you can enjoy blooms year round - even in the winter. Here are some great Winter Bloomers. Some mahonias — leatherleaf mahonia (Mahonia bealei) and selected cultivars of M. x media — bloom in winter; these shrubs are hardy in USDA [...]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Flowers|0 Comments

Built In Planters for your Outdoor Landscaping

Just because the weather is cooling down, does not mean you have to stop your outdoor landscape work. Instead, turn your focus to improving the hardscape and planters around your entertaining area. Take a look at a few of these ideas. photos: homebnc.com   Planter for small areas or a great way [...]

By |September 15th, 2017|Flowers, Garden, Landscaping, Patios, Planters|0 Comments

Poinsettia Care

When you think of Christmas decor inevitably you will picture a Poinsettia somewhere in that image. We love the festive looks of these flowers at Christmas. However, just how do you know which plant is the best choice when buying one? Or, how do you take care of it once you get the Poinsettia home? [...]

By |December 6th, 2016|Flowers|0 Comments

Tips for Planting Bulbs in the Fall

6 Must-Read Tips for Planting Bulbs in the Fall Bulbs are one of the best ways to have a colorful spring garden, but when it comes to fall bulb planting, there are a few things you’ll need to know. Try out these tips this fall, and you should have lots of beautiful blooms next spring! Image [...]

By |September 14th, 2016|Flowers, Landscaping|0 Comments

June Flowers

June is not too late to add flowers to your landscape. Check the garden stores for a few of these beautiful varieties and you will have blooms that can take the summer heat and thrive into the Fall. Be sure to deadhead the spent blooms to keep your blooms coming. Aster: These daisylike flowers [...]

By |June 6th, 2016|Flowers, Garden, Landscaping|0 Comments