Category : Gardening

Gardening / Posts - 5 months ago

Growing Tigridia (Tiger Flowers/Mexican Shell Flower)

Growing Tigridia, also commonly known as Mexican Shell Flower or Tiger bulbs, is unbelievably easy, and provides eye-popping results in the summer garden.The post Growing Tigridia (Tiger Flowers/Mexican Shell Flower) appeared first on The High Countr...

Gardening / Posts - 5 months ago

How To Grow Calla Lilies

Calla lilies are easy to grow, low care, and will fill your summers with elegant blooms. Learn how to grow Calla Lilies to brighten your summer garden.The post How To Grow Calla Lilies appeared first on The High Country Gardens Blog.

Gardening / Posts - 5 months ago

How To Plant Oriental Lilies

Plant Oriental Lilies for easy, long-lasting, beautiful bouquets. Two weeks of exotic, sweetly scented flowers – what’s not to like?! The post How To Plant Oriental Lilies appeared first on The High Country Gardens Blog.

Gardening / Posts - 5 months ago

It’s Paperwhite Season!

Follow our easy-to-follow instructions for bountiful holiday paperwhite blooms.The post It’s Paperwhite Season! appeared first on The High Country Gardens Blog.

Gardening / Posts - 5 months ago

Landscape Restoration After a Fire

In many ecosystems, fire is an essential element to the health and renewal of the region's flora and fauna. In North America, Western forests, chaparral (shrublands in California) and the prairies are all dependent on fire to renew the ecosystems. B...

Gardening / Posts - 5 months ago

Texas Gardening

From the sandy, acidic soil of the Piney woods along the border with Louisiana (The Big Thicket), to the subtropical Thorn Scrub of the Rio Grande Valley, to the high Plains of the north and northwest, and all the other regions in between, Texas has...

Gardening / News - 5 months ago

Design for the RHS Wisley World Food Garden revealed

& Our design for the new RHS National Centre for Horticultural Science and Learning on the Hilltop at Wisley, the World Food Garden will form a ‘living laboratory’ when it opens in spring 2020. Inspiration has been drawn from the traditional la...

Gardening / News - 5 months ago

AMPG design for the RHS Wisley Wildlife Garden

& I am very honoured and proud (and slightly late!) in revealing my designs for two new gardens at the new Centre for Horticultural Science and Learning on the Hilltop at RHS Garden Wisley RHS. Both The Wildlife Garden and World Food Garden wil...

Gardening / News - 6 months ago

House Beautiful? Ask an expert!

House Beautiful? Ask the expert! We are delighted to announce that Ann-Marie has become a regular contributor for House Beautiful magazine’s “Ask the Experts” section, joining their superb expert panel of Oliver Heath, Jo Behari an...

Gardening / News - 8 months ago

Help the Birds this Week

As the temperature plummet this week, our feathered friends need our help to survive in our gardens – us providing  food and water can be the difference between life and death in many cases. Birds come in to our gardens to seek protection as...