May 27, 2017

Archives for March 2015

A Dose of Aspirin

Filipendula ulmaria 'Flore Pleno' is a striking double-flowered herbaceous perennial that easily can reach four feet in height. Hardy to Zone 2, meadowsweet doesn't mind a fair amount of moisture, … [Read more...]

When Irises Are Calling

• By Janine Pineo • There is something rather soothing in reading old pieces about gardening. No, not from 10, 20 or 30 years ago. Maybe something from the late 1800s. I stumbled across the … [Read more...]

Summer Sky

"Like a cloud of butterflies," says the description on the website of the Historic Iris Preservation Society. It is a succinct picture of Iris sibirica 'Summer Sky,' a diploid with pale blue falls, … [Read more...]