Newsletter-Header-June-2018

June2018-www.thegardeningtutor.net

Dahlia-and-Begonia

 
 
 
Designer's Palette


Summer Showstoppers!

Would you like flowers all summer long on plants that will come back again next year? Then Dahlias, Fuchsias, and Begonias are for you!

The best part is that they come in different forms as well as colors. Fuchsias and Begonias have drooping forms that are best in hanging baskets but they also come in upright forms for the garden. Tuberous Begonias are the ones with large single or fat fluffy flowers but there is another type of Begonia called a Fibrous Begonia (or Wax Begonia). This Begonia is hardy and can be very drought tolerant.

When shopping for Dahlias it’s easy to be lured to the “dinner plate” size of blooms but these need staking and may not produce as many flowers as shorter Dahlias with smaller blooms. The flowers on the smaller Dahlias can still be four or five inches across and make great cut flowers!

There is so much more to know about Dahlias, Begonias, and Fuchsias including fertilizing, grooming, and watering practices. When you’re ready to learn more about these and other plants, give Mary a call to schedule your consultation. 707.545.6863.

-Mary
mary@thegardeningtutor.net


 
www.thegardeningtutor.net
 
We hope you enjoy this month's information!

 Pinterest      Facebook    YouTube

©2007-2018
The Gardening Tutor
Hands-on, Individualized Gardening Instruction And Consulting in Sonoma County
Santa Rosa, California

707.545.6863

www.thegardeningtutor.net


 
Having trouble viewing the photos or graphics in this email?
Click to view this email in a browser.

 
Visit us on Facebook Watch videos in our Library See our Notecards
SaveSaveSaveSave




Click to view this email in a browser

If you no longer wish to receive these emails, please reply to this message with "Unsubscribe" in the subject line or simply click on the following link: Unsubscribe

Click here to forward this email to a friend

The Gardening Tutor
785 West Avenue
Sebastopol, California 95407
US

Read the VerticalResponse marketing policy.

Try Email Marketing with VerticalResponse!