Including some of the best plants for birds in your garden, will not only benefit the winged visitors, but also your own ...
Showy pinkish-purple, daisy-like blooms make the perennial purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea) easy to identify. Blooms appear throughout the summer and may even last into the fall in U.S ...
Purple coneflower plants (Echinacea purpurea) produce purple daisylike flowers on 3 1/2-foot stems. The petals of these impressive flowers fold backward, creating a dark cone of deep orange in the ...
These at-risk native plants are terrific additions to a green thumb's garden or houseplant collection. Their natural beauty ...
WASHINGTON— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today proposed downlisting the smooth coneflower from endangered to threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The proposal is based on increased ...
At the top of that list is echinacea. This plant, also known as purple coneflower, coneflower and American coneflower, was used by Native Americans of the Great Plains as a traditional medicine ...
Wisconsin has a complicated history with fire. This stigma has prevented the state from unlocking the ecological potential it ...
More people are searching these days for backyard redos offering relaxation and minimal maintenance because they want to skip ...
The cemetery's owners worry people will think there’s been an ecological disaster when they see the denuded hillside, which ...
Now that we’re off and running with a new garden season, it’s a good time to be thinking of ways to conserve water. I have ...
Unlike beets, however, Swiss chard is grown for its tasty leaves, not its root. Two other surprising features are that chard ...