Perennials Forever with Dona Bergman

Dona Bergman hosts the Perennials Forever blog. She is a founding member, Southwest Indiana Chapter of the Indiana Native Plant & Wildlife Society, and an Advanced Master Gardener.

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Ready, Set, Start Over

In the back of my mind, there’s a vague memory of September 2019…it was gosh-awful hot and humid and very,...

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Hungry Voles

We haven’t had much trouble with four-legged pests.  I mean, we did have the occasional...


In Love with Hydrangeas From My Garden

I counted the other day…we have nine hydrangeas in our gardens – and I guarantee...


Elderberries (Sambucus canadensis) – Myths and Facts

A few years ago, in an outburst of energy and over-enthusiasm, I bought a whole...


Mayapple plant growing outside
Mayapple Fruit and Faerie Umbrellas

If you’ve read a few of my blogs, you know that my Mammaw features in...


Miracles in Various Sizes (Virginia Bluebells)
Miracles in Various Sizes (Virginia Bluebells)

Miracles are all around us and gardeners see miracles every day.  Miracles come in all...


My Mystery Weed
Mystery Plants or Weeds? How to Find Out

I may have grown nearly as many weeds as I have grown flowers.  We’ve all...


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