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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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Colors of the Year: Garden Trends

Did you know that each year, Pantone selects a color of the year? Since 2000, the  Pantone Color Institute has designated a color of the year based on trend forecasting across a variety of industries and markets, including fashion, travel and housing. For the first time ever, Pantone has selected 2 colors! For 2016, the...

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Poinsettias: The Quintessential Festive Houseplant

Poinsettias are the quintessential festive houseplant! And with Christmas now just 10 days away, this is December's Houseplant of the Month. Grab a poinsettia from your favorite garden center and enjoy! The traditional scarlet red variety may be the first to come to mind, but did you know that they also come in white, cream, pink, apricot and bi-coloured? Interesting Facts about...

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Creating Eye-Catching Winter Evergreen Containers

Did you miss out on one of our in person Winter Container Garden Workshops ? Don't fret! We've got a video for that! I demonstrate how to make an eye-catching winter evergreen container in this Youtube video ....

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