Virginia is known for its fickle climate. With heat waves, periods of little rain and generally unpredictable weather patterns, flora and fauna alike are at the mercy of Mother Nature—especially during the summer.
Needing little more than light and room to breathe, these resilient and versatile desert plants can be successful projects for growers of all skill levels.
Closely managing temperature, sunlight and water intake will help solve the riddle of maintaining decorative plants this holiday season.
When temperatures start to cool, home décor heats up—often using Virginia-grown products like chrysanthemums, cornstalks, pumpkins and gourds.
It’s never too late to revive a struggling lawn.