Neil Sperry: Rich shades of the fall season

| Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

Arrange reds, golds and purples for maximum impact and get ready to ooh and aah.

The Garden Guru: Answers to common tree questions

| Friday, Sep. 12, 2014

Fall is a great time to plant. Read this first to give a shade tree a good start.

Neil Sperry: Little sprouts, big problems

| Friday, Sep. 05, 2014

The toughest plants to wrangle include bamboo, mondograss and nandina.

The Garden Guru: Check this pre-fall list

| Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

The window of opportunity for a hardy, healthy spring is open — so don’t delay these landscape tasks.

The Garden Guru: Consider celosias for fall color

| Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

Mums and marigolds are fine, but this plant’s bold color options are just made for the season.

Neil Sperry: Dallisgrass is the big, green monster

| Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Those clumps of weeds are a real threat to turf grass and must be controlled.

Neil Sperry: Add pops of yellow to the landscape

| Friday, Aug. 08, 2014

Bright flowers and foliage bring the sunny side of summer to garden beds and containers

The Garden Guru: Turfgrass on trial

| Friday, Aug. 01, 2014

Lawns get a bad rap during hot, dry spells, but this most basic part of the landscape performs valuable tasks.

The Garden Guru: Simple lessons of a foreign lifestyle

Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

A trip through Amish Country leads to quiet contemplation.

The Garden Guru: Good deals help color in landscape

| Friday, Jul. 11, 2014

This container-loving gardener makes an exception for a few impulse buys.