Tips for Growing Hosta | If a low maintenance garden is your goal, planting hosta is a must. Here are easy tips and advice for growing this hardy perennial. Also known as a plantain lily, hosta are perfect for shade and sun gardens alike. #Sponsored

When the rest of your garden is taking a late summer snooze, the August Afternoons perennial garden will wake you up with its engaging display of pinks and blues. By combining a pleasing mixture of grasses, flower forms and colors, this hummingbird and butterfly attracting garden comes into bloom in August and continues through September. These easy-care plants thrive in most parts of the US and grow well in ordinary garden soil with full sun.

Hydrangeas are one of the most popular perennial garden shrubs, mostly due to their mesmerizing big flowers in pink, white ot blue color and nice foliage, even in autumn. They add a vintage charm to any garden. But they are not only beautiful, they are also easy to care for. What makes them fascinating is the ability to change the color of the flowers.