You don't have to sacrifice beauty for low maintenance. Instead, include hosta varieties available in a myriad of leaf shapes, sizes and color combinations. These mainstays of the shade garden are hardy, reliable and provide added beauty to the landscape from spring through fall.
Here's a helpful sheet on common insects and diseases that may be affecting your plants. Included is a list of organic and non-organic solutions.
Learn top strategies for keeping 'seed-stealing' squirrels away from your bird feeders.
Brighten up your landscape with the season-long blooms of calibrachoas. You may know these miniature petunia-like plants as Million Bells® and Superbells®. They are a cousin of the petunia that pack lots of beauty with very little maintenance.