Best smelling plant for your garden is ‘Aster’

aster When I first planted aromatic aster, I sniffed it on a regular basis. Not because it smelled good, but because it didn’t smell at all. I just couldn’t believe my aromatic aster lacked aroma. The plant won me over, though, with its lovely, dainty habit and tiny blue-purple blossoms. Other points in its favor: […]

Bluestar: it blooms with star-shaped light blue flowers

Chasing after gold often results in tragedy. But go ahead and chase Arkansas bluestar: Chase it, capture it, and bury it in your yard. Come fall, you’ll have more gold treasure than the Dread Pirate Roberts. This native perennial, which blooms with star-shaped light blue flowers in spring and summer, has very narrow green leaves […]