The Dwarf Korean Lilac is a single trunk dwarf tree. The prolific blooms are highly fragrant and a light lilac in color. This tree is a beautiful accent plant and it is smothered in stunning panicles of fragrant flowers in late spring.Dwarf … Continue Reading ››
These highly unusual times during which most of us are staying at home to dial down the spread of Coronavirus have resulted in most of us feeling a bit stir-crazy. For a great many of us a sure fire and pleasant cure for stir crazy is time spent getting our gardens in good … Continue Reading ››
The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and the University of Minnesota collaborated on the hybridization and selection of Firefall Maple, which I have grown to admire over the past ten years.
My enjoyment of Firefall Maple begins with its very early swelling of chubby reddish buds. Its … Continue Reading ››
This spring has all of us disoriented to a certain degree. The warmth of spring is earlier this year than the last couple years, but then today we have had several rounds of popcorn snow! Add to this the pandemic and the Stay at Home order by the governor and it all adds up to … Continue Reading ››