Ina says: I grow it in huge pots that sit in the sun and greet people as they arrive at my garden gate.  The good news is, lavender’s natural habitat ...

Ina says: I grow it in huge pots that sit in the sun and greet people as they arrive at my garden gate. The good news is, lavender’s natural habitat ...

Zebra Mallow - (Malva sylvestris) cousins to hollyhocks are short-lived perennials that bloom all summer long and self seed. Zones 4-8

Zebra Mallow - (Malva sylvestris) cousins to hollyhocks are short-lived perennials that bloom all summer long and self seed. Zones 4-8

How to Plant a Vegetable Garden in Sandy Soil

How to Plant a Vegetable Garden in Sandy Soil

Sandy soil has large particles and drains well but does not hold nutrients. Water soaks in rapidly and goes deeper than in other soils, but it also evaporates more quickly. Sandy soil also becomes ...

Plants That Thrive in Sandy Soil

Plants That Thrive in Sandy Soil

If you have a sunny, dry spot in your garden, these plants will survive any drought conditions.

6 Drought Tolerant Perennials for My Secret Garden

Do  you have a hot sunny garden where most of your plants literally wilt in the afternoon sun? My secret garden is exactly that - plus it's filled with sandy soil that doesn't hold water at all. This year, I'm going to look for drought tolerant flowers like these six that can withstand hot July sun and lack of rain. Gardening will be a pleasure again.

6 Drought Tolerant Perennials for My Secret Garden

Do you have a hot sunny garden where most of your plants literally wilt in the afternoon sun? My secret garden is exactly that - plus it's filled with sandy soil that doesn't hold water at all. This year, I'm going to look for drought tolerant flowers like these six that can withstand hot July sun and lack of rain. Gardening will be a pleasure again.

Russian Sage -hardy, grows well in sandy soil - deer resistant...in fact they really never even sample it.

Top Fall Flowers for Your Garden

Russian Sage -hardy, grows well in sandy soil - deer resistant...in fact they really never even sample it.

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