In the last couple of months, I've done several talks on the topic "7STEPS to a KNOCK-OUT LANDSCAPE," which basically walks listeners through what I do when I design a garden. While landscaping, as in any art, goes through phases of specific items or design styles being popular, the principles remain. However, there are "new"… Continue reading What’s NEW in landscaping, or WHAT THE HECK IS AN HEIRLOOM PLANT? (Part 1)
Sally asks: "Do I have to dead-head my Knock-out roses, or should I just leave them alone? I know they are supposed to be low-maintenance, but are they NO-maintenance?" The Knock Out ® rose (Rosa 'Radrazz' KNOCK OUT) is the fastest selling "new" rose ever. Since being sent to the Conard-Pyle Company for testing in 1992 by Wisconsin rose… Continue reading Want a NO-MAINTENANCE ROSE?