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The Hoe Knows™ Garden Blog

What’s new in landscape design? What works for plant health? When should you plant? The Hoe Knows! Whether you’re a garden novice or expert, you can find gardening tips, planting advice, industry news, and more on The Hoe Knows Garden Blog. Browse through posts or use the search bar to find answers for your topic.


Lilacs

27 MayLilacs


LISTEN TO PODCAST For a plant with a short bang, lilacs (Syringa) reside in memories for a very long time. Whether…

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Effects of Cold in Spring

26 AprEffects of Cold in Spring


LISTEN TO PODCAST It must be spring. The flowers are poking through the cold soil only to be greeted by the…

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Shade Plants

23 MarShade Plants


LISTEN TO PODCAST Shade sites can be easy to fill with glorious, season long beauty or they can be finicky and…

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A Visit to the Tropics

02 MarA Visit to the Tropics


LISTEN TO PODCAST Any visit to tropic lands has a special feel but especially so during the early spring months. Enjoying…

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Why Not in 2022?

08 FebWhy Not in 2022?


LISTEN TO PODCAST As gardeners move into the OMG…did-I-order-enough-seeds phase of spring, look at the selections listed below. Some are unusual,…

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Zinnias

01 FebZinnias


LISTEN TO PODCAST Zinnias are one of the happiest flowers on earth. A judgement statement, but one I believe strongly in….

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Microgreens

11 JanMicrogreens


LISTEN TO PODCAST Welcome 2022! What better way to celebrate the start of a new year than by leafing through seed…

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Giving to Gardeners

13 DecGiving to Gardeners


LISTEN TO PODCAST Sure, many are thinking about gifts this time of the year. Why not look at spreading that joy…

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Places To Go

06 DecPlaces To Go


LISTEN TO PODCAST In the Northern Hemisphere, less active plant seasons have arrived. Now you can take time to do less…

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Asclepias

16 NovAsclepias


LISTEN TO PODCAST Milkweed, Butterfly Weed, and Silkweed are all common names referring to Asclepias. Common names that are descriptive of…

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