Author: Beverly Hamrick

Available at Countryside Gardens, Olive Herb is a cold hardy, perennial and the bright green leaves that have an intense olive aroma. It adds an interesting, alternative flavor to salads and is a tasty addition to Mediterranean meals, especially when you don’t have any fresh olives...

Stop by for some Minalobata "Spanish Flag". Sprays of long, tubular buds spark into a fiery scarlet and fade to a pale cream on this annual climbing vine. A single flower holds tints of yellow, warm pink, orange, and red as if a watercolorist had...

The Perennial Plant Association named Asclepias tuberosa as the 2017 Perennial of the Year. With the plight of the monarch butterfly and the recent focus on pollinator health, this selection couldn’t come at a more relevant time.Stop by Countryside Gardens to see our selection of butterfly friendly...

Countryside Gardens loves the unusual and here is another. Cat's whiskers may be for you if you want a fun tropical plant to add texture and interest to garden beds, borders, or containers. A beautiful specimen that always grabs attention, cat's whiskers earns its common name...

Hurry into Countryside Gardens for your Lady Bugs & Praying Mantids. Ladybug's favorite food is aphids. Each ladybug eats about 50 per day. Because Praying Mantids stay where they hatch, they can be released before pests arrive. They are often called the all-purpose guardians of the garden....