12 Easy Perennial Plants for Cutting and Enjoying

12 Easy Perennial Plants for Cutting and Enjoying

Flowers from these easy perennial plants look as wonderful in a vase as they do in the garden. They have been chosen from a list of the best cutting flowers to grow, in a temperate climate. Yet many gardeners fill their cutting garden with annuals and perhaps a few shrubs, such as Daphne and Lavender. Perennials aren’t necessarily better for floral arrangements than annuals but they have some advantages that don’t always spring to mind Perhaps the main point in…

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Free Garden Advice That I Should Have Ignored

Free Garden Advice That I Should Have Ignored

“One simple hack that will make your apple tree double its crop.” Gardening hints like this appear in swarms on the internet. Some come from reliable sources and the free garden advice they give is a valuable aid to gardeners faced with a problem. But not all such advice is trustworthy. While some tips are just ineffective, others are actually harmful. Applying them can be a gamble. At times you’ll find hints as charts, infographics, or accompanied by pretty pictures. Graphics make them seem more reliable…

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