• Learn how to grow foxgloves (even if you live in a hot climate like the low desert of Arizona) and add these stunning flowers to your garden. 

    How to Grow Foxgloves – Growing In The Garden

    Foxglove’s (Digitalis spp.) striking tall stalks of tubular blooms are early spring’s show stopper in the cottage garden and cut flower arrangements. Hummingbirds and bees...

  • Ojos y Manos at Santa Fe Botanical Garden

    Ojos y Manos at Santa Fe Botanical Garden

    September 21, 2022 The Ojos y Manos: Eyes and Hands Garden hadn’t opened the first time I visited Santa Fe Botanical Garden. So during my...

  • How to Winterize Boston Ivy

    How to Winterize Boston Ivy

    Whether it’s gracing the brick walls of Ivy League campuses or an old backyard shed, the way that Boston ivy adheres to vertical surfaces is...

  • How to Overwinter Plants in a Cold Frame

    Greenhouses offer an amazing venue for overwintering plants, but purchasing and constructing one may be outside a gardener’s budget. Or it may be too large...

  • How to Care for Boston Ferns in Winter

    How to Care for Boston Ferns in Winter

    For fern fans, the Boston fern is probably the pteridophyte that got you hooked. It’s gorgeous, versatile, and fairly easy to care for. Plus, you’d...

  • How to Save an Overwatered Christmas Cactus

    How to Save an Overwatered Christmas Cactus

    Christmas cactus, Schlumbergera spp., is a Brazilian rainforest plant that grows in the dappled sunlight that penetrates the tree canopy. It is an epiphyte that needs...