February 26, 2018 - By

Flowering magnolias are in bloom everywhere now. And what we do not see frequently is the star magnolia species, but...

February 15, 2018 - By

Depending on the year in Birmingham, evergreen leatherleaf mahonia will start blooming as early as mid-January. This year they are...

December 24, 2017 - By

If the weather holds, empress camellia will grace our holiday dinner table on December 25. That’s right. Most years my...

November 8, 2017 - By

I seem to be spending too much time raking leaves and not enough time enjoying these little gems blooming in...