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We asked the Chair of the Peony Society to share her no-nonsense tips for how to grow the perfect, blousy peonies - including how to plant them, care for them and how to help them look their best once they've been cut and arranged in a vase.

We asked the Chair of the Peony Society to share her no-nonsense tips for how to grow the perfect, blousy peonies - including how to plant them, care for them and how to help them look their best once they've been cut and arranged in a vase

If you have one shrub, you can easily get more by using this simple method, called layering. In spring or early fall, select a low, flexible stem almost parallel to the ground. Leave foliage on only the top 12 inches of the branch and strip off the rest. Bury the leafless section several inches deep, leaving the top 12 inches of stem above ground. Use a rock to keep the buried section from popping up, and stake the portion above-ground so that it stands straight. After a year or so, give the…

illustration of how to use layering method to get more hydrangea shrubs out of one, all about hydrangeas

Corner Grass Garden - three different tiers for front slope 1 Zebra Grass 2 Fountain Grass 3 Daylilies 6 Blue Fescue Grass

Zebra Grass provides the central focus, supported by Fountain Grass on either side. Daylilies and blue-tinged Festuca Grass introduce colorful highlights that complete this low maintenance garden.

Small version for west corner of yard #gardenplanningideasfrontyards #landscapingfrontyard

Small version for west corner of yard #gardenplanningideasfrontyards #landscapingfrontyard

A whole bunch of free downloadable landscape plans! Borders, yards, patios, containers, sunny or shady.: #Landscaping

A whole bunch of free downloadable landscape plans! Borders, yards, patios, containers, sunny or shady.: #Landscaping

Gorgeous Front Yard Landscaping Ideas 66066

Gorgeous Front Yard Landscaping Ideas 66066