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About Glenn

Glenn Bronner is a professional groundskeeper with over 45 years of horticultural experience. Glenn is a published author of hundreds of articles on gardening and gardening related subjects. Glenn gardens in zone 5 in the Chicagoland area. You may visit him at http://www.glenns-garden.com http://thewoodlandgarden.com http://backyardvegetablegardening.com http://bagreenthumb.com http://mastergardenermagazine.com

Columbines

Columbines, are great woodland plant that grows wild in woodlands and mountain areas. Columbines have a wide variety of colors and grow quite easily. One of my all time favorites these flowers are great to bring in color to the … Continue reading

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Bergenias

Bergenias are perennial flowers’ also known as pigsqueaks.Producing clusters of bell shaped flowers on a 12 inch spike  in early Spring in colors from pale pink to ruby red these flowers only last for a couple weeks. With rounded evergreen … Continue reading

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Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)

Bleeding hearts are make great plants for the woodland garden. It is easy to see the origin of Dicentra’s common name of bleeding hearts these whimsical plants with the bracts of heart shaped flowers with a single drop of blood … Continue reading

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Astilbe Culture And Care

Astilbe Astilbe are shade loving plants that do well in shade to partial shade and astilbe will grow in damp soil. Doing well in zone 3 thru 9 the feather plums of flowers appear in late spring to early summer … Continue reading

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Designing A Woodland Garden

When designing a woodland garden it is important to turn to nature for design clues for layout and plant selection. By following a few easy steps you will be designing a woodland garden of your own in no time at … Continue reading

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