Posts by Sara Tie | The Plantium

Beautiful Xeriscape

Xeriscape: A to X

Welcome, Soon-To-Be Xeriscape Experts Even if you have never heard of xeriscape before now, this article will provide you with...

Installed planting created using criteria-based planting design.

Win at Planting Design with Criteria-Based Plant Selection

We’ve all been there: You have poured effort into creating a strong design concept that is carried through your forms,...

Fun Facts: Planting Design ‘at Altitude’

This short article attempts to bring some clarity to the complicated discussion of “designing at altitude.” Everyone acknowledges that elevation...

Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Oranges and Lemons'

Plant of the Month: Gaillardia ‘Oranges and Lemons’

Gaillardia x grandiflora ‘Oranges and Lemons’ With low water use, an exceptionally long bloom season, and low maintenance requirements, Gaillardia x...

Golden Barrel Cactus

Designing with Cactus

What is a Cactus? Many people, even those who consider themselves familiar with arid plants, get confused when it comes...