How To do it : Choose a sunny part of the garden with good drainage. Dig a trench and check the pH, which be to Plant the crowns about 8 in. deep and 15 in. Cover initially with 2 in. of dirt, and gradually fill the trench as the spears emerge.
Iowan Lisa Orgler's website's chock full of beautiful garden designs - vegetables + flowers, too! She also designs beautiful Iowa-themed cards and patterns. We're lucky to have her in our corner of the world.
Quick Privacy Garden Plan This mix of trees, shrubs, and perennials makes a lovely -- and quick-growing -- screen for privacy or to mask an eyesore. As a bonus, it also attracts birds! For the back of our lawn.
Curvaceous little cachepots are carved from teak with brass inserts. Perfectly sized for small cacti or other diminutive plants, the cachepots also work well as catchalls for little office tidbits on a desk.