Perennials Forever with Jenks Farmer

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.

Perennials Forever Blog Posts

10 Perennials You Should Plant in the Heat of Summer

She said with serious indignation, “You are a professional gardener and of all people should...

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I’m So Into the Outdoors

The Wall Street Journal has a garden section. Well, sort of. The plants and gardens...

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Wilting or Flagging?

As we transition from long, coolish spring to summer, plants seem to wilt. But that...

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Working on Perennial Sequences

I spent the last week camping in an intentional community on the Cumberland Plateau in...

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Hardening Off Perennials

Yesterday my mom burned up about $20 worth of brand new, just bought little pepper...

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Mud Bath Dries My Hands Out

I don’t care what vegetable, flowers, and bulbs they have out at the big box...

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Jenks's Videos

Cutworms: How to Eliminate These Garden Pests
Cutworms: How to Eliminate These Garden Pests
By Jenks Farmer
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How To Prune Trees in Your Garden
How To Prune Trees in Your Garden
By Jenks Farmer
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