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Hort in the Home Landscape

A blog devoted to sharing timely horticulture topics and answering the questions of gardeners and homeowners.
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Plant of the Week: Helleborus

I've been waiting anxiously for my hellebores to start blooming and it finally happened last week! The Lenten Rose or Hellebore , Helleborus orientalis, isĀ one of my absolute favorite cut flowers. The muted colors are just absolutely gorgeous! I dream of spring when this flower is in seas...

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Plant of the Week: Pussy Willow

Spring is upon us, so it's time to get started with some plants of the week again! This morning I looked out my kitchen window to see that the buds on my pussy willow had started to break! Upon closer inspection, they looked even more beautiful with the morning rain drops gathering on them. Pussy Willow ( Salix discolor ) is known for it's late winter display of...

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