Category Archives: Natives

What’s Doing the Blooming? Ornamental Grasses

'Karl Foerster' Feather Reedgrass
'Karl Foerster' Feather Reedgrass
Ornamental grasses in bloom? Yes indeed! It's easy to forget that the attractive seed heads of the ornamental grasses are the result of flowers! Ornamental grasses add a soft texture and grace to our beds and borders … Continue Reading ››

What’s Doing the Blooming? Plains Prickly Pear

Opuntia macrorhiza (Plains Prickly Pear)
Opuntia macrorhiza (Plains Prickly Pear)
This time each year a steady stream of visitors come to ask us, “What is that plant in the display garden with the beautiful yellow flowers?” Before we can answer they follow with, “It looks … Continue Reading ››