Blanc Double DeCoubert Among rugosa-type roses, Blanc Double DeCoubert is widely considered the best white rose in the class. The large, semi-double blooms offer a delectable fragrance along with delicate, pure white petals. Introduced in France in 1892, five years before McKay Nursery began, it remains a favorite today. Blanc Double DeCoubert flowers in June, and then reblooms periodically until frost. Autumn brings a beautiful display of edible orange rosehips, while the di
Whatever size or sizes suit your garden, daylilies offer something for every need. The following favorites adapt well to a variety of soil types and moisture levels, and they flourish in zones 3 through 9. Maximize bloom quantity and quality by planting daylilies where they’ll receive full sun. For extra flower power, deadhead spent blooms, then kick back and enjoy the fun. Dwarf Daylilies Call them dwarf or compact, small daylilies that stay near 12 to 18 inches tall are per
Blue Oat Grass Blue Oat grass is finely textured and its blue foliage grows around 18" tall but in a mounded shape. It's a cool season ornamental grass that provides interest all year long in the landscape. This plant is great in mass plantings along borders. It's hardy to -25 degrees F. This grass needs to be planted in a very dry site. Hardiness zone 4.
Shenandoah Red Switchgrass The Shenandoah Red Switchgrass is a warm season grass that is sod forming, not clump formin
Who doesn’t want a picture perfect yard that’s magazine worthy? Although many would love to have the ideal end result, many people unfortunately avoid outdoor home improvements because they believe it’s “too hard” to do. However, the answers to these frequently asked questions about the seemingly far fetched idea of having a beautiful landscape may prove otherwise. Where do I start? The first step in any do-it-yourself project is to develop clear goals. Before you start any l