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Grey Dogwood

Botanical Name: Cornus racemosa


  • Cyclamen Plant Care
    The Cyclamen are beautiful plants that are beloved around the holidays. However, indoor cyclamen plant care is quite different from other houseplants. Don’t worry; this comprehensive growing guide will answer your questions about how to grow cyclamens. Because cyclamen flowers bloom in the winter, they are frequently given as gifts during thanksgiving or throughout the…
  • Swamp Milkweed
    Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) is known for its ability to thrive in swampy areas and wet meadows. It is a monarch butterfly host plant and is essential to their life. Despite its love of wet soils, due to its long taproot, it can tolerate average well-drained soils with ease. Showy, fragrant pink and white duo-tone…
  • Lilac Care and Propagation
    Lilacs are some of the most beautiful plants, with their vibrant colours and sweet fragrance! They are perfect for any landscaping application, including hedges, foundation plantings, small gardens, and street trees. Lilacs are adapted to periods of cold weather before they can produce flowers. They are low-maintenance and ideal for a range of landscaping applications, including hedges, foundation plantings,…
  • Gooseberry Jelly
    I decided to make gooseberry jelly instead of jam as it takes less preparation time. The gooseberry gin that I made last year was delicious as well. Greetings fellow gardeners,  It is officially summer, but we had some very cool weather in the past few days. Last Saturday I was working at a show and…
  • What is a Hydroponic Garden?
    A hydroponic garden involves growing plants completely without soil.  Instead, plants roots are submerged in a water fertilizer mixture. Surprisingly, a large variety of plants can be sustained and flourish using this method. The hydroponic garden can be trickier to set up compared to a traditional dirt garden bed, however, it does have many more…
  • Tips For Keeping A Healthy Koi Pond
    A koi pond can be a beautiful addition to your garden if you have the space. These colorful and majestic fish can create a dramatic focal point for your yard, as well as being interesting and delightful pets to keep. Managing a healthy koi pond can be fairly simple. One of the main things to…