Allium ‘Millinium’ 2018 Perennial Of The Year

The Perennial Plant Association has awarded the title Perennial Plant of the Year® 2018 to Allium ‘Millenium’. This herbaceous perennial, relative to the common onion, is a workhorse of the late summer garden. Bred by Mark McDonough, horticulture researcher from Massachusetts, … [Read more...]

Pomegranates, Paw Paws – Great For Your Yard!

PomegranatesOnce considered a fruit for royalty, the pomegranate is a delicious addition to your backyard orchard or edible landscaping. Its beautiful, showy, red-orange flowers (which are beloved by hummingbirds) become decorative fruit in the fall, filled with juicy arils for you to enjoy all … [Read more...]

Start Your Garden From Seed

Starting your vegetable garden from seed can be a challenge.  It's easy to get the seeds to sprout but there are some gardening "rules" to follow for success, like planting times, water, soil, fertilizer.  The thrill of seeing your seeds sprout, grow, and produce is like no other!  … [Read more...]

15 Pet Friendly Houseplants

Pets are part of the family! We want to keep them safe and healthy. At the same time, we want our indoor decor to be warm, inviting, and full of life.  Plants add so much to our indoor spaces. Through cleaning the air to living decor, houseplants should be beautiful and pet safe.  Here are … [Read more...]

Earth Day! April 22

Earth Day is on April 22nd and everyone here at The Family Tree just loves to have any excuse to plant! Trees, shrubs and flowers help stave off the effects of climate change, help protect communities from extreme weather, and provide valuable oxygen! Trees have huge impact on … [Read more...]