posted: 09/24/2016 2:05 a.m.
When you say "bulbs," most people think of spring-bloomers such as daffodils and tulips, but a whole range of summer bulbs grace our gardens.
posted: 09/24/2016 1:59 a.m.
Q We have a small walk through the woods to our shop. The ground cover is solid poison oak. After two concentrated doses of Roundup, the poison oak is dying. I would like to replace the groundcover with something that would choke out the poison oak. Also want to add some liriope, rocks and existing irises along the pathway. Can I do this in the fall or do I need to hit any returning poison oak in spring and then plant?
posted: 09/17/2016 1:52 a.m.
Q We have three very large, approximately 25-feet-tall, crape myrtles lining our driveway. They are very messy, constantly dropping flowers on our cars. I would like to know if there is a time of year to prune so they won't bloom. If I cut them back to about three feet, what will happen?
posted: 09/16/2016 12:01 p.m.
After a fire in April 2015 destroyed the downtown Little Rock wooden Italianate Victorian home Jennifer Carman was restoring, she was crushed, writes Linda S. Haymes in Style.