Archive for the ‘Saving seeds’ Category

Shady Customers + Saving Seeds

Thursday, June 19th, 2014 Posted in Saving seeds, garden art, garden designers, garden rooms, garden structure, groundcovers, lawn replace, mulch, shade plants | 4 Comments »

The latest round of wildflowers is in gear, like bee balm (Monarda citriodora) while the early birds are going to seed. This week, Trisha Shirey shows when and how to collect and dry seeds for next fall, including the bucket technique, ...

Clean up with new ideas + Inside Austin Gardens tour

Thursday, May 5th, 2011 Posted in Late spring flowers, Saving seeds, Seeds, garden design, native plants, pruning, roses | 6 Comments »

It’s time for spring cleaning!  A few weeks ago, my Byzantine gladiolus and larkspurs were at their peak. The larkspur is still blooming a bit and the glad foliage is still green, so I get a reprieve on them for now. Columbines ...