YUM. Countryside Gardens has a great variety of ORGANIC HERBS from which to chose. Lemongrass is an herb packed with strong citrus flavor. The lemon taste is prized in Asian cooking, as well as in teas, sauces, and soups. In the garden, lemongrass forms a tall, grassy clump 3 to 5 feet tall. BONUS, it repels mosquitoes.
Many new cultivars and hybrids of Ixora have recently been introduced leading to a resurgence in popularity for the beautiful flame-of-the-woods. Countryside Gardens selected a beauty, great for containers or as a houseplant. Another hummingbird and butterfly plant that blooms all summer and thrives in hot weather.
Introduction to Bee Keeping with Kathy Kilgore ~ Saturday, May 6 @ 10 am Learn the basics for being a beekeeper. This class will review the basics of a hive, equipment you will need and how to inspect and care for your bees. There will be an observation hive available so you can see directly […]
Rock Candy Ruby Penstemon is one of the new additions to the Rock Candy® Penstemon available at Countryside Gardens. This small, compact Penstemon has dark pink flowers. It will fit in well at the front of a border, along walkways or in containers. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies too!
With beautiful brown and gold blooms, the Black Eyed Susan Denver Daisy is easy to grow and is heat tolerant. It’s deer resistant, and attracts pollinators to your garden. The best way to plant Black Eye Susans, are in containers, border edging and mass plantings. (Rudbeckia hirta)