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Discover Glorious Fritillaries!

By | Bulbs, Crown Imperial, Deer, Featured, Flowers, Fritillaria, Fritillaries, Gardening Tips, Guinea Hen Flower, Lycoris, Magic Lily, Naturalizing, Park Seed, Persian Fritillary, pest repellent, Plants, Spider Lily, spring bulbs, Toad Lily | No Comments

Several species of Fritillaria are ideal for use in the sunny to partly shaded garden. Naturalizing freely, they release a musky odor that discourages repels animals. Unusual dangling blooms and carefree growth make them a fascinating addition to the landscape. Crown Imperial, Persian Fritillary, and Guinea Hen Flower are all splendid choices for long-lasting beauty and garden protection.

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Midsummer Magic for Your Garden!

By | Featured, Flowers, Garden Info, Gardening Tips, Garlic, Heirloom Seed, Herbs, Hybrid Seed, Organic, Park Seed, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Tips and Techniques, Trees, Trees, Shrubs, Vegetables | No Comments

To keep your garden looking good even in the midsummer heat, follow a few simple maintenance tasks: offer additional water to cope with drought, heat, and wind; deadhead flowers promptly; keep weeds in check; fight pests organically; and start the cool-season garden by sowing seeds now to replace plants that have harvested or died.

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