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Must-Have Shrub: Purple-Leafed Ninebark

Common ninebark is a large native shrub with modest ornamental interest. But the introduction of purple-leafed cultivars, starting with Diabolo, has made this a must-have shrub for colorful landscapes.

Wintergreen: What a Wee Charmer!

Wintergreen: What a Wee Charmer!

Though not the easiest ground cover to grow, this wee charmer offers great ornamental value. Native to woods in eastern North America, wintergreen forms a creeping mat of short, upright woody stems.

Can You Name This Plant?

Can You Name This Plant?

The answer is as easy as pie. Clue: These popular garden flowers are so easy to grow and hybridize that experts and amateurs alike have bred them in hundreds of colors. The name of this rare cultivar is a holiday dessert served with whipped cream.

American Garden Award Winners!

American Garden Award Winners!

After five months of voting by gardeners throughout the United States and Canada, the 2014 American Garden Award Winners have been announced. Check out these new beauties!

The Oh-So Handsome Serbian Spruce

The Oh-So Handsome Serbian Spruce

Though not the best known spruce, Serbian spruce is certainly one of the most handsome.

Fragrant and Fabulous: Paperwhite Narcissus

Fragrant and Fabulous: Paperwhite Narcissus

You can easily enjoy an early taste of spring by growing paperwhite narcissus indoors (they can also be grown outdoors for spring bloom in very warm zones). These tender bulbs require no chilling period so they can be potted up from October through February for a constant procession of blooms.

Ruby-Crowned Kinglet Weighs Less Than a Dime

Ruby-Crowned Kinglet Weighs Less Than a Dime

This tiny songbird, which weighs less than a dime, is about the size of our largest North American hummingbirds. It is an energetic little package, flicking its wings as it hunts for tiny insects, spiders, bug eggs, and larvae.

The Joy of Jade

The Joy of Jade

Jade plant grows outdoors as a handsome succulent shrub in its native South Africa and other warm, dry, frost-free locations. But most of us know it as an easy-to-grow houseplant that looks like a miniature tree.