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Scarlet ginger – easy to grow by all gardeners

Scarlet ginger

Many gardeners shy away from exotic -looking plants with a mistaken fear related to their personal lack of horticultural skill. One such plant in bloom now is the scarlet ginger also known as  Hedychium coccineum. … Read More

Double the color

Canna leaves

I wrote an article awhile back about canna lilies.  These perennial plants are so well-adapted to our area and their floral display is orchid-like and abundant.  While the blooms are fantastic and come in shades… Read More