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Asters for every garden

Asters for every garden...

Excellent for massed bedding and as a cut flower, asters are easy to grow and there are both annual and perennial varieties (annual asters sown for late summer bedding are properly called callistephus).   Single, double and pompon aster flowers come in many delightful colours Asters grow well in average soils, but needs full sun. Although some varieties flower in summer, Asters are best known for being a beautiful...
The Flower Garden

The Flower Garden...

Annuals give life and sparkle to the garden. Many  Southern Hemisphere gardeners are fortunate as the mild climate allows them to have both summer and winter gardens. Annuals give life and sparkle to the garden, providing a change of scene from season to season and  year to year. It pays handsomely to take pencil to paper and plan the summer and winter bedding schemes before the sowing seasons. Use foliage plants...