Author: Beverly Hamrick

Have you ever had a party to celebrate a plant blooming? If you have ever seen a night-blooming cereus in bloom, then you know why gardeners that have one of these plants will invite friends and neighbors over to enjoy them. What is so special...

Speed harvest and increase yield with Tomato & Pepper Set. Use on tomatoes and other fruits and vegetables. Another great product is Yield Booster.  It helps stop Blossom End Rot caused by a calcium deficiency....

LOOK OUT FOR BEARS at Countryside Gardens. Acanthus spinosus, commonly called bear's breeches, is a clump-forming perennial which is grown as much for its attractive foliage as for its architecturally bold flower spikes. Features pure white, snapdragon-like flowers enclosed (hooded and subtended) by spiny, reddish-purple...

Another cool plant at Countryside Gardens. Bottle Rocket Ligularia. This robust grower will make will make a statement in your shade garden with its bright mustard yellow flower spikes in summer. Very large, thick, serrated leaves form a compact clump....

Look out for Kangaroo's at Countryside Gardens. For the gardener who wants the unusual. Available in yellow & red. Kanga Red Kangaroo Paw features unusual orange and dark red flowers rising above the foliage from late spring to mid fall. The flowers are excellent for cutting....

Add some sparkle to your garden with our solar gazing ball holder. A solar gazing ball provides a lovely focal point both day and night! Stand and gazing balls sold separate at Countryside Gardens so you can select your favorite gazing ball color....