Knollwood Garden Center Blog

Blog Entries - Perennials

3 different main types of flowers.

The Difference Between Annuals, Perennials, and Biennials

November 8, 2021  |  Annuals, Perennials

There are three main types of flower-bearing plants: annuals, perennials, and biennials. Each type has its own commitment level, and a certain amount of planning is required for each. 

 

read more …
A hand sprinkles fertilizer on soil.

Different Types of Fertilizers and Their Environmental Impact

October 4, 2021  |  Annuals, Fertilizer, Lawns, Perennials

Fertilizers for Your Garden   Gardeners often complain that they can’t keep their plants alive or that they are cursed with the “touch of death.”    While it is true that some plants do die

read more …
coneflower

Coneflowers

August 18, 2021  |  Perennials

Let's talk about one of the most popular perennials around.... Echinacea (more commonly know as Coneflower) are a particularly nice native plant. The native purple coneflower now has many fancy hybrid cousins in all

read more …