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These plants all have strong vertical or upright growth habits to add contrast and interest in a container or hanging basket planting. When planning a garden design or container combination it can be important to include plants with upright growth habit to provide a strong vertical accent.
One of the most challenging garden situations is under the roof hanging of a house, or against a tall fence which blocks rain and sun from a garden planter. When gardeners find themselves dealing with a shady, dry area in the landscape it can be frustrating to find suitable plants that will not only...
Many gardeners long for colorful patio gardens or porch container arrangements but need to account for the usually part shade conditions they create. Partial shade is a versatile growing condition for small entry gardens, porch planters or patio containers. These plants mix and match well to form a beautiful container planting combination for part...
With harvest parties, Halloween and Thanksgiving autumn containers can be a dramatic focal point on a deck, patio or open garden spot. These plants are all great for fall planters to brighten up the landscape. To make them Halloween themed add a 'Jack O' Lantern' or other Halloween decoration to the container. For Thanksgiving...
Thrives in shade and needs less water, Vinca plants bring beautiful blooms to gardens in hard to grow locations. Good for ground cover and border plants. Vinca is popular among gardeners due to its ability to thrive in conditions most plants would have difficulty growing under. Bare patches in lawns where soil is vulnerable...
This smart guide to home landscaping explains how to landscape a yard and design a garden in simple steps. Every new gardener wonders how to be their own landscape designer. Stop being overwhelmed and start getting simple instructions with this guide. Yard Planning All good...

8 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

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Like roaches, the presence of mosquitoes in the vicinity of your home means that, well let’s face it, it is not that sanitary or...
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