Tulip Fungus

Beloved by gardeners around the planet, tulips (Tulipa) provide bursts of radiant colour to lawns using their unique cup shaped blooms. The perennial contains more than 100 species and grows in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant-hardiness zones 4 to 8. The most significant illnesses that impact tulips contain those caused by fungi, crops that are Read more about Tulip Fungus[…]

Garden Planting for Indian Corn and Sweet Corn

Indian and sweet corn types offer a tasty midsummer handle and drop that is colourful shows for the home. Sweet corn varieties create white or yellow kernels having a high-sugar content and therefore are valued because of their flavor. Multi-coloured kernels as well as a a strong outer shell differentiate corn varieties from other kinds Read more about Garden Planting for Indian Corn and Sweet Corn[…]

Companion Crops for Neon Flash Spirea

Neon flash spirea (Spiraea japonica cv. Neon flash) blooms with reddish-pink flowers through the summer. This deciduous shrub grows to heights and widths of approximately 3-feet and is hardy in the Climate Zones of Sunset 14. It grows nicely with companions that develop in similar circumstances: full sun-exposure and well- draining. Evergreen Shrubs Evergreen shrubs Read more about Companion Crops for Neon Flash Spirea[…]

Maltese Cross Plant Care

Maltese cross (Lychnis chalcedonica) creates colourful displays of red flowers on long, straight stalks. At maturity, maltese cross reaches a height of 3 feet and grows out to around 15-inches. The rosette-shaped flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies throughout mid-summer and early. This flower tolerates many different conditions, and grows nicely in Sunset’s Environment Zones 4 Read more about Maltese Cross Plant Care[…]

The best way to Prune a Angelonia

Narrowleaf angelonia (Angelonia angustifolia), also called summer snapdragon and accessible in the Serena collection, grows in all of Sunset’s Environment Zones. Angelonia grows to one foot wide and 16-inches tall. This drought-tolerant plant likes soil with its own foliage, and excellent drainage and lasts year round in frost free zones. The plant has prolific pink, Read more about The best way to Prune a Angelonia[…]