7 Outstanding Salt Tolerant Shade Perennials

Blue Violet Periwinkle | GardenersPath.com

Shady patches of the garden by the roadside can be problem areas, where little will grow due to runoff with a high salt content. We’ve compiled a list of the best salt-tolerant perennials for shade, and we’re eager to share it with you. Read more now on Gardener’s Path.

Winter Blooms for Your Garden

Purple Crocus | GardenersPath.com

Gardeners in temperate areas either endure winter or defy it. Those who endure it are sustained by color catalogs from seed, bulb, and plant nurseries; those who defy it resort to greenhouses or windowsills crowded with amaryllis, forced bulbs, and foliage plants. For those of us in hibernal denial, however, there’s another outlet: find plants …

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How to Grow Carrots in Containers

How to Grow Carrots in Containers | Gardnerspath.com

You might think that growing root vegetables like carrots in containers is hard, if not impossible. However, it has become the only way I will grow potatoes or carrots. One large round planter can yield between thirty and forty carrots per harvest; depending on weather, variety, and how many you plant. My favorite advantage is …

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