perennial

Today on Growing on the High Plains, we’ll take a stab at the “sword lily.” That’s right, we’re talking about the gladiolus, a perennial flowering plant that normally lives in Asia, along the Mediterranean, and Africa – but if you try, you can also make them work in our region with a little care.

Today on Growing on the High Plains, we'll check in with our two-part series on perennials. Getting wily beds under control is easy if you remember two words: divide and conquer!