- Wildflowers for the `burbs'? // Landscape Management;Aug94, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p38
Recommends the growing of wildflowers in residential areas. Advantages of planting wildflowers; Consultations with neighbors and local regulatory issues before planting; Planning of wildflower areas; Matching of kind of wildflower mixture with specific site; Proper preparation of the planting...
- Country flowers. Bender, Steve; Chaplin, Van // Southern Living;Aug95, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p64
Features tips on gardening of wild flowers. Adaptation of country flowers mentioned. INSET: At home with country flowers..
- Mudhole to meadow in just two years. Wilson, Jim // Flower & Garden;Aug/Sep95, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p36
Focuses on the planting and cultivation of wildflower meadows. Author's personal experiences in planting wildflowers; Average height of Southeastern meadow plants; Meadows as high-maintenance ventures; Seed mixtures; Regional variations concerning seed availability; Sequential blooming of...
- Wen wildflowers are forever. Black, Craig Summers // Better Homes & Gardens;June97, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p167
Features the wildflower garden of June Hutson. Amsonia; Swamp milkweed; Aquilegia canadensis; Bottlebrush buckeye; Possum haw. INSET: Why grow wildflowers?..
- Gardening on the Wild Side. Ottesen, Carole // American Nurseryman;11/01/99, Vol. 190 Issue 9, p24
Focuses on wildflower gardening in the United States. Variability of Tiarella populations; Members of the Saxifragaceae; Soil preference of the flowers; Ideal planting conditions for goldenstar; Wildlife plants that attracts birds and butterflies; Choices of coneflower bloom size and color;...
- Knee-deep in a heaven of wildflowers. Martin, Tovah; Brown, Richard W. // Victoria;Jun96, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p74
Focuses on Dick and Herbert Redfield's wildflower garden. Redfields' familiarity with the plants in the garden; How the Redfield brothers converted the property to a garden.
- Easy Wildflowers. Bender, Steve // Southern Living;May2003, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p84
Provides insights on wild flower growing. Tips from wild flower enthusiast Helen Titus; Relevance of soil and plant quality in mixing the shades the wild flowers; Identification of the wild plants used by Titus in her garden.
- Gnome, Sweet Gnome. Ellis, Sian // In Britain;Jun/Jul2004, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p38
Ann Atkin's four-acre Gnome Reserve and Wild Flower Garden is located at West Putford in North Devon, England. Some 25,000 people a year visit the popular family attraction she founded 25 years ago, where they meet some of her 2,000-plus collection of garden gnomes. The British are passionate...
- Go wild. Banks, Suzy // Texas Monthly;Mar97, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p112
Offers guidance and suggestions for those who want to plant a wildflower meadow or garden in Texas using only native-Texas plants. Planning the meadow, including determination of the temperate zone and region; Thinking about germination and bloom times; What to know about seeds; Preparing the...