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    Bulbs and Perennial Gardens

    Overview Bulbs belong in the perennial garden. After all, they are perennial, and they grow like other perennials. It's hard...

    Grooming Perennials

    Some gardens look better than others even when their gardeners are growing the same plants. If plant selection and cultural conditions are...

    Perennial Ground Covers

    Overview Most traditional groundcovers are perennial, including English ivy (Hedera helix), pachysandra (Pachysandra spp.), and common periwinkle (Vinca...

    Propagating Hydrangeas

    A simple method for propagating hydrangeas and certain other shrubs is by soil-layering, a method that can be used from April through...

    Propagating Perennials: Cuttings

    Overview Taking a cut from the tip of the stem, called the terminal, is a common method of...

    Propagating Perennials: Seed and Division

    Various means of increasing plants can be used successfully by the gardener and can be accomplished without high-tech tools or elaborate equipment....