The first days of autumn will be here before we know it. If your peonies have seen better days, there are several tasks you can be doing now to ensure bountiful blooms next spring. Continue reading
They’re baaaaccck!! That’s right, the Japanese beetles are back. What exactly is a Japanese beetle and why should we be concerned? Knowing a little bit about these tiny terrors will help keep your landscape from becoming their next meal. Continue reading
A week devoted to wildflowers is just about as good as a holiday devoted to trees. While Arbor Day is a well-known holiday celebrated across the state, Nebraska Wildflower Week should be celebrated just as much.
Spring is almost here and you know what that means… asparagus season. Asparagus is the favorite perennial vegetable. If you happen to be one that loves this vegetable, you can grow it yourself with a little know how. Continue reading
Spring in Nebraska is a very confusing time of year for most gardeners. We get teased with the nice weather for a few days, only to have snow or cold temperatures snap us back into the reality of living in this wonderful state. There are a few tasks that should be completed in the “spring” of the year, others need to be put on hold for just a little longer. Continue reading
Spooky looking plants have been sighted all across Central Nebraska. Ghostly white peonies and lilac aren’t possessed, they are infected. Find out what is causing this whitish cast to many favorite landscape plants.
We have all been there. It’s the end of the growing season or the beginning of the next and there is this plant whose price is just too good to pass up.