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4 Huge Hanging Baskets! #container #containergarden

        During a visit to the Tidewater area of Virginia, we noticed 4 huge hanging baskets at a restaurant near our Hampton Inn hotel. When we take our after-breakfast walk, we usually encounter lovely displays of flowers, evergreens, and trees! The first hanging basket contains a profusion of yellow flowers that look […]

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Cora Cascade Peach Blush Vinca [Source: www.parkswholesaleplants.com]

#Drought-Tolerant #Vinca is #LowMaintenance! #flower #flowers

    We visited historic Williamsburg, Virginia and discovered a large container of Vinca and Arborvitae (evergreen). Vinca are drought-tolerant plants with glossy leaves and dainty flowers. They are a member of the impatiens family of plants. The miniature evergreen in the container is of a common variety that stays green year-round. Bonus Tip: @SacredGardenPDX […]


Shady garden? Impatiens r perfect 4 u!

    Impatiens are the perfect choice for a shady or partly shady spot in your garden! They are low maintenance annuals that bloom all spring, summer, and fall. They don’t die off until the first hard frost. No need to prune; just fertilize lightly with Espoma FT20 Flower Tone Plant Food, 20-Pound every month. Watch […]

Peach Impatiens beginner gardener how to garden

Peach Impatiens beginner gardener how to garden

#Impatiens Love #Shady #Garden! #lowmaintenance #flowers

      Impatiens are annuals which bloom all spring and summer. They have colorful, dainty flowers which multiply easily.The first hard frost will kill them. Unfortunately, the deer and rabbits love to eat them. A deer/rabbit repellent spray will help keep impatiens blooming. We have had excellent results with Bobbex B550100 Concentrated Deer Repellent, […]