The CoHort Zone

February 20, 2012

UpShoot eNews: Golden Ruby® Barberry

Golden Ruby® Barberry Berberis thunbergii

A 2012 Great Plant Picks I’m proud to announce that LCN Selections Golden Ruby® dwarf variegated barberry is one of the 2012 Great Plant Picks! Great Plants Picks is an educational program of the Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden which, since…[MORE]

January 19, 2012

Plants for Small Gardens: Weeping Trees Go Vertical

Guest Blog Post by: Susan Morrison Originally posted on Blue Planet Garden Blog, January 19, 2012 Snow Fountains ‘Weeping Cherry’ Just as there’s more than one way to skin a cat (I’m taking this on faith, of course,…[MORE]

January 18, 2012

UpShoot eNews: Plant Fashionistas

Two new LCN Selections were among the 50 hottest plants in horticulture, rocking the runway in the Sweet Melissa Fashion Show at the National Green Centre Show earlier this month. Weeping Extraordinaire™ cherry tree and Bobbee™ compact bayberry…[MORE]

January 7, 2012

Crabapple’s 10th Anniversary and Fall Planting Advice

Guest Blog Post by: Carol Michel Originally posted on May Dream Gardens Blog, September 7, 2007 Ten years ago I planted this crabapple (Malus ‘Guinivere’) in a bed bordered by the side of the garage, the front porch…[MORE]

December 20, 2011

UpShoot eNews: Riding on Positive Vibes

Thank you so very much for the postive feedback on our debut newsletter last month. I truly appreciate the kind words as well as the constructive criticism. There is always room for improvement – so…[MORE]