Wednesday, January 26, 2011
According to Doug Green’s Perennial Garden Tips: “The name Echinacea comes from the Greek, echinos or hedgehog.” I can almost see a little hedgehog in the spiny seed head. You can read the rest of Doug’s article here.
As I worked on my spring to do-list this week, I added another low-maintenance perennial that needs some maintenance.
Even low maintenance plants require some maintenance.
The no-maintenance garden is spelled C-O-N-C-R-E-T-E.
More information: “Dividing Perennials” from Clemson University Cooperative Extension