A Guide to Different Types of Roses— and — Information on Caring for Roses Beautiful, fragrant, and colorful are just a few words we can use to describe a rose. These flowers come in a variety Continue Reading.



Lilacs may bring memories to some of their grandmothers who had a lilac shrub, and that nostalgia factor may be one of the reasons you may plant one in your garden. Whatever the reason may be, Continue Reading.



Peonies are perennial garden classics, loved throughout the world for their extravagant, early summer blossoms. They are dependable, incredibly long-lived plants and will bloom for a generation or more with little or no attention. As cut Continue Reading.


Plant Your Tomatoes Deep

A vegetable garden tip from Gasper owner, Robert Gasper My best advice for planting tomatoes runs counter to the standard planting advice for most other plants. For most plants, it is typically recommended that you plant Continue Reading.


Bee More Friendly

You can help your garden and save the bees Honey bees and other native bee populations have been experiencing decline due to loss of habitat, increased use of pesticides (especially Neonicotinoids), disease, and other baffling issues Continue Reading.

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Flowering Dogwoods

Spring is an excellent time to plant a dogwood tree A stand out amongst spring flowering trees is our native flowering dogwood, Cornus florida. Cornus florida is one of those multi-season performers with beautiful large white Continue Reading.