GARDENS Magazine - November/December 2011
Boxwood -- a Garden Classic
Dense, evergreen and heat-tolerant, it deserves better press
A Berry Beautiful Winter
Color fruit producers to brighten your days and feed wildlife
Maples in Texas, Oh My!
Colorful Lone Star natives and adoptees may surprise you
Plants' boldness or delicacy contributes to landscaping success
From the Sperry Garden
On a Personal Note:
Fall color favorites.
Mexican petunias, gardenias, Leyland cypress problems and more.
Rising Star: Hostas on Trial
Texas-tolerant varieties that survived the summer of 2011!
To freshen your menus and your cool-season landscape.
Bulbs Gone Wild
Carefree bulbs that return and spread with the passing years.
Handling Leaves Wisely
Managing Mother Nature's source of mulch and nutrients.
Protecting Plants from the Winter Cold
With makeshift arragements or greenhouses, there's always hope.
Tree Planting 101
Tips to make your new tree thrive from the start.
Farm castoffs or handmade specialties, troughs capture imagination.