Secret to Perfect Soil - note: clay layers may also be hidden under a layer of good soil, causing poor drainage. If you live in a dry area, this may help plants with shallow root systems. Drill holes to help trees/shrubs.
7 Perennials That Will Bloom Multiple Times This Summer
Blanket Flowercountryliving. Blooms from May to fall.
HERB BASICS: Growing your own herbs is easier than you think. Planted in pots or a window box, they require very little care to reap big rewards. See our simple tips for growing a thriving herb garden.
"Test Garden Tip:The first year of your strawberry bed, you must be brave and remove all flowers from the plants so they can establish a good root system. Keep dreaming of next year's strawberry shortcake!" I love fresh strawberries!