How to Prune Lavender – never prune in fall or winter and never cut back to the ground. Prune in spring and early summer after first leaf buds emerge to cut out dead wood and then prune again just after flowers fade – deadhead and shape plants then, leave at least 3 – 5 leaf … Read More →
Bluebells - what gorgeous color they bring to one's garden. Bluebells are a perennial; they come up each spring, and are a delight. I have several planted in a shady area underneath an oak tree. The best time to plant these bulbs are in the late summer or early fall. Mulch the area over the winter. Bluebells spread rapidly; they can be divided every couple of years in the late summer or early fall.