Perennials Forever with Dona Bergman

Dona Bergman hosts the Perennials Forever blog. She is a founding member, Southwest Indiana Chapter of the Indiana Native Plant & Wildlife Society, and an Advanced Master Gardener.

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Spiderwort and Its Many Uses in the Garden

Volunteers are, sometimes at least, a pleasant surprise.  Maybe the annuals planted last year re-seeded themselves?  Maybe a bird dropped...

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If at First You Don’t Succeed…

There’s a quote often attributed to W.C. Fields, that is great advice for gardeners: “If...

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Fall Garden Update

I sometimes hate to be right.  Based on the last few growing seasons, I was...

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Soil or Dirt?

About a zillion years ago, we took the Master Gardener class.  Our instructor, LC was...

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Japanese Stiltgrass - Good News, Bad News
Japanese Stiltgrass – Good News, Bad News

Last year, we noticed a strange plant in a few spots in the yard; some...

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Hungry Voles

We haven’t had much trouble with four-legged pests.  I mean, we did have the occasional...

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In Love with Hydrangeas From My Garden

I counted the other day…we have nine hydrangeas in our gardens – and I guarantee...

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