Creating a Pollinator Garden: Top Plants to Entice Pollinators

Two bees collecting nectar from blooming lavender flowers

Almost every plant that grows in the ground can thrive in a container garden and attract valuable pollinating friends like bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies. Considerations for Container Planting Use high-quality potting soil and fertilize as often as possible. You can also easily add worm castings and other natural fertilizers to your potted plants to make […]

Calendula Flower: Companion Plants, Benefits & Care Information

Calendula can be planted in your garden to add stunning bursts of color from mid-spring through early fall. Calendula is an herbaceous perennial with healing properties and is an excellent plant for the garden as it repels pests and is edible. The plant is an annual in most areas and can produce many beautiful flowers […]