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Cold Hardy Citrus For Zone 6? [5 Suggestions For Your Landscaping]

Choosing the right plants for your garden and climate isn’t always easy. Do you want to plant a citrus tree in your landscape but live in zone six and have no clue where to begin? Is it okay to grow a citrus tree somewhere with warm summers and very chilly winters? Luckily, we’ve done some …

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12 Cold-Hardy Vegetables For Zone 7 [With Pictures!]

An edible garden is a great way to save money at the grocery store and stay physically active. In order to grow vegetables successfully, you’ll need to ensure they can survive the cold weather in your USDA Hardiness Zone. For those living in Zone 7,  your plants will have to withstand temperatures that can reach …

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16 Zone 6 Perennials That Are Full Sun And Drought Tolerant

USDA Hardiness Zone 6 has a good balance between cold winters and warm summers. The average winter temperature falls between zero and negative ten degrees Fahrenheit. Zone 6 has a growing season from early spring to early fall. Mid-March is usually the last frost, and November is the season’s first frost. That said, it is …

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11 Best Azaleas For Zone 5

Navigating through botanical challenges is complicated enough on your own. That’s why we compiled a list of stunning azalea flowers that grow well in zone 5. There is a variety of colorful azaleas of all sizes and scents. These are the 11 best azaleas for zone 5: Girard’s Pleasant White Azalea White Cascade Azalea Western …

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10 Zone 4 Perennials That Bloom All Summer

USDA Hardiness Zone 4 covers some of the coldest areas in the United States. Plants in this zone need to withstand average winter temperatures between -20 and -30 degrees Fahrenheit. For those who live in this zone, you’ll have a shorter growing season. Plus, you will need to have hardy plants to survive the long …

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When To Plant Fruit Trees In Zone 6?

Zone 6 enjoys favorable summers and moderately chilly winter, making it the perfect place to grow various fruit trees in your garden. However, finding the right timing to plant your perennial can be a little tricky. That is why we did thorough research to guide you for you to enjoy the luscious produce from your …

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11 Zone 4 Plants That Attract Butterflies

You can attract beautiful butterflies with bright flowers and high-pollen plants. You can tell that you have a healthy garden when pollinators are present. Living in Zone 4 means that your plants must withstand average low temperatures between -30 and -20 degrees Fahrenheit. These low temperatures may make you think you can’t get very many …

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6 Zone 4 Perennials That Repel Mosquitoes

For gardeners, summer is a special time. The long days of sunlight and warmth bring out fruits and flowers that add color and perfume to our gardens. Unfortunately, summer also brings out one of nature’s greatest nuisances: the mosquito. These blood-suckers bite, buzz, and irritate wherever they go. Even worse, they can carry diseases with …

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7 Zone 4 Perennials For Wet Areas

Where to plant your perennials can be a difficult choice for some gardeners. A majority of perennials thrive best in sunny areas with well-drained soil. However, you may find an area in your yard that is always soggy, and most plants planted in this location turn to mush and rot. Don’t worry. We have researched …

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7 Zone 5 Perennials For Shade [Or Partial Shade]

Perennials are an excellent choice for any yard, as they come back year after year. This way, you’re not wasting money on buying new plants yearly. However, you may feel limited in your choices of perennials because you live in planting Zone 5 and most of your yard is fully or partially shaded. Don’t worry, …

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Zone 6 Flowers To Plant In Fall [14 Suggestions To Beautify Your Landscaping]

USDA Hardiness Zone 6 has frigid winters and hot summers. Knowing which plants thrive in this zone is important due to the extreme temperatures that Zone 6 can experience. We will go over a list of flowers to plant in the fall for Zone 6 and how to beautify your landscape! Where is Zone 6 …

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7 Evergreens For Shade Zone 5

When you’re planting in Zone 5, you need to know which evergreens are best suited to your soil and climate. Plant the wrong evergreen and your landscaping may struggle to meet your expectations. Fortunately, there are several evergreens that thrive not only in Zone 5 but in the shade as well. So, which evergreens for …

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14 Great Annuals for Zone 5B

From the Eastern-most point of Maine, Zone 5 stretches down to Lake Eerie, slips into the Michigan mitten, and spreads from Lake Michigan to Denver, where the Rockies scatter it across the Western states. This zone is divided in two, with 5B having somewhat milder winters than 5A. Knowing your zone is particularly important when …

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Why Is My Wandering Jew Dying [And What To Do]

It is fun to grow Wandering Jew because there are a lot of plant varieties. They have unique, vibrant colors, perfect for hanging baskets in a garden or patio. Are you wondering why your plant seems gloomy and dying? Read through this post to know the causes of why your Wandering Jew is dying and …

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9 Beautiful Perennial Grasses for Zone 5

With the onset of the pandemic and lockdowns, growing and collecting plants has become a viral sensation. It has undoubtedly sparked our love for beautiful plants and our landscapes. That leads to the question of which perennial grasses are best for people living in USDA zone five. Luckily, we’ve done extensive research into this zone …

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10 Plants For Erosion Control Zone 5

Exposing soil to extreme conditions can cause soil erosion. Hard rains, strong wind, and even human activity can make soil lose its structure and nutrients. Thankfully, some plants can help slow or reverse the breakdown of dirt. What are some plants that can help slow this process? We’ve researched and gathered some of the best …

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5 Zone 5 Perennials That Bloom All Summer

Perennials are well-loved because they come back year after year. Low-maintenance, show stoppers that will bloom all summer are even better! If you’re in zone 5, you might wonder what perennials bloom all summer long? Stay tuned because we researched the answer for you. There are 5 different perennials that will bloom beautifully for you …

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12 Drought-Tolerant Plants For Zone 5

Climate change has been truly felt with the tough droughts we experience every year. So, when water is scarce, what better way to adapt than to choose completely low-maintenance plants in our blooming backyards, right? In this post, we have created a list of the plants that you can count on even through a dry …

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10 Beautiful Vines And Climbing Plants For Zone 5

Climbing and vine plants can turn many vertical surfaces into a beautiful green landscape. To use trellises or walls, you should plant some fantastic vining plants. We’ve compiled a list of some of the top climbing and vine plants that can thrive in the USDA Hardiness Zone 5. Here are ten spectacular vines and climbing …

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10 Zone 5 Perennials That Like Wet Soil

As the saying goes, too much of anything can be deadly, which is why even in the gardening world, you will always see terms enough, sufficient, and moderate. Most plants hate soggy soil and wet feet, but some still prefer these conditions. Those who are living in colder and snowy climates, like Zone 5, might …

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7 Shade Trees For Your Zone 5 Backyard

Shade trees are a great addition to any yard. Not only do they block the sun, but they can also give privacy, lessen surrounding noise, and attract animals. Overall, Hardiness Zone 5 is an excellent place to grow different plants. However, the trees must be able to survive the cold winter months. If you live …

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9 Flowering Trees For Zone 5

Zone 5 falls under a colder climate with an annual average temperature of -10 and -20 degrees Fahrenheit. It consists mainly of Northern and Midwest states covering Kansas to Michigan. The cold weather may seem inhabitable for ornamentals, but there are many that can thrive in this region. You might be wondering what kind of …

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10 Zone 5 Perennials That Like Full Sun

Plants can be very particular about the conditions under which they grow. If you live in zone 5 and have a sunny spot for your garden, you might wonder which perennials like to grow in full sun. We’ve researched to bring you some options.  Countless perennials do well and even prefer full sun. Here are …

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11 Shrubs For Shade That Grow Well In Zone 6

Ever noticed a lot of gardeners talking about zones, and zone hardiness? Are you wondering what growth, climate, or hardiness zones mean for your plants?  How do they pertain to the success of your gardening adventures? Hardiness Zones or Growth Zones are sections of North America divided into eleven growth zones. Each zone is 10 …

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21 Gorgeous Shade Perennials For Zone 3

Zone 3 is one of the most difficult gardening zones, with a short growing season and the potential for frost even during the summer months. This means that plants that are perennials in most other zones have to be treated like annuals in this northern growing zone. However, there are some perennials that are hardy …

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