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Many gardeners love Phlox because of their prolonged bloom phases, easy maintenance, and versatility in the garden. Learn about the three types of Phlox, and the benefits they bring to the garden.
New England gardeners most often value evergreens for their ability to serve as a four-season privacy screen from neighbors. Good evergreens make good neighbors!
Here are our favorite early pollinator plants that you can plant in your New England garden.