49 Bearded irises grow in Zones 3 to 9, which means they're found in 49 states-all except Hawaii.
6+ Most irises thrive in full sun for at least six hours per day. The rhizomes should be partially exposed to light and air to keep them dry and safe from rot.
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Spring, the season of new garden beginnings, is upon us. Here are the crazes that four industry pros forecast for this year.
A Thrill of Color
Buntings always stand out in a crowd-learn where to find them and the field marks that set these birds apart.
Attract rose-breasted grosbeaks with insects, fruits, seeds and plenty of room to perch.
Flights of Fancy
Painted lady butterflies rival monarchs in their migratory journeys.
Readers look back at their spring birding highlights.
New Plants for 2022
Find fresh flower varieties to spruce up your landscape.
Design and create baskets brimming with gorgeous blooms and foliage.
FOR THE LOVE OF Mom
In honor of Mother's Day, readers reflect on plants with special meaning.
Get to know Goldfinches
American goldfinches may be common, but they're full of surprises.
Create a Safe a Bird Haven
"Dish out seeds in a healthy environment."
Let's All Move to Hawaii...
Mai Tais at Zuckerberg’s? Golf with Bezos? Oh no, is that Peter Thiel? Keeping up with the billionaire brigade inside the private playgrounds of America’s most exclusive getaway.
VET SUICIDE SCANDAL
Struggling war heroes face more risk at home
CORVETTE IN PARADISE
This Big-block 1958 Corvette Was Rebuilt Beyond Restomod but Stays Nostalgic
Ask the Marshall — Saloons, Paniolos and Telegraphs
Was the Long Branch Saloon in Dodge City, Kansas, an integrated saloon during 1876 to 1886, the height of the cattle drive era? This rare interior photo of Chalk Beeson's famous Front Street bar shows bartender Lo Warren (front, right), a Black bartender and cowboys sitting at the rear of the saloon.
SPAIN JUDGE NIXES BACKUP SITE FOR DISPUTED HAWAII TELESCOPE
A Spanish judge in a decision cheered by environmentalists has put a halt to backup plans for the construction of a giant telescope in the Canary Islands — eliminating at least for now the primary alternative location to the preferred spot in Hawaii, where there have been protests against the telescope.
FAMILIES URGE USING NEW DNA TECH TO ID PEARL HARBOR UNKNOWNS
William Edward Mann enlisted in the Navy after graduating from high school in rural Washington state. A guitar player, he picked up the ukulele while stationed in Hawaii.
LOVE AMERICAN STYLE
Arielle Vandenberg has beauty, warmth, and charm as the host of Love Island. But what does she really want to add to her on-screen achievements? A marriage.
A WEDDING & BABY FOR DEFIANT BRITNEY
Thumbing her nose at conservators to live own life at last
Tatu Baby began her self-taught tattoo career at 19 and today, she has the industry in the palm of her hand.