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Reviving Your Bearded Iris

Variegated Iris at Sensible Gardening and Living

Tall bearded iris (Iris germanica) are stunning in the June and July garden borders. A wonderful plant that can become an addiction as the vibrant color ranges and combinations are almost endless. Bearded irises do very well in northern gardens, living through severe cold winters and dessert hot summers. Iris have rhizomes which should be planted in a shallow hole…

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Four September Garden Tasks

Crocus: Spring Tips..What Not to do with Sensible Gardening and Living

Every garden season has it’s to do list. Some things are just better done at certain times of the year to accommodate plant requirements and preferences. Paying attention to these rhythms will ensure your success in your garden. Below are a few of the major tasks to be dealt with in September. Replanting Garden Evergreens Fall is a much better…

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