One of the best small flowering trees of use in southern Minnesota is the lovely Autumn Brilliance Serviceberry. In late April to early May , beautiful lacy white blossoms cover this close cousin of our native serviceberry, just at the time … Continue Reading ››
Plants for Brilliant Fall Color
The weather might be cooling down, but Knecht’s is ablaze with fall color! Here are some of our favorites for making sure your fall garden doesn’t fizzle out.
Orange Rocket Barberry – low-maintenance … Continue Reading ››
Looking for something to brighten up a drab winter landscape? Nervously anticipating grey as far as the eye can see? Say no more, because winterberry holly is here to save the day. This native shrub remains covered in … Continue Reading ››
To Prune, or Not to Prune? The Perennial Question
As the weather cools, many of us are preparing for fall garden cleanup and facing some important existential questions. Chief among these questions is, of course: To prune, or not to prune?
As with most things, … Continue Reading ››
Gimme Grasses! Add Color and Texture to Your Landscape with Fall Grasses
There’s no denying it, fall is here; but that doesn’t mean that your garden is on its way out. Fall is prime time for grasses to prove their worth … Continue Reading ››