GARDENS Magazine - May/June 2008
Color, texture, and drama, even with few flowers
Hot Weather Toughies
Second-seson plantings in the vegetable garden
The Magic of Butterflies
Choosing plants that set the stage for nature's show
Agave americana, Vitex angus-castus
Meet the celebrated members of this abundantly blooming family
From the Sperry Garden
On a Personal Note
Crooked by design
Newspaper mulch, Chinese photinia, groundcover for slopes, and more
Growing tough, floriferous Salvia greggii
Adaptable, Carefree Sedums
These waterwise gems come in many colors, forms, and textures.
Vinca is once again a viable option for eye-catching color
Fighting them can be tricky business.
Herbs and Butterflies
From fennel to bee balm, herbs welcome caterpillers and adult butterflies.
Toss a coin, make a wish!