KC Gardens

Plant annual flowers by soil temperatures

What a wild and crazy year it has been, especially if you compare it to last year. Last year the season was ahead by about a month. This year we are behind average by a couple of weeks. Dr. Alan Stevens, our K-State Extension specialist and lead for the Prairie Star Annual Flowers research, offers some very good advice. Unfortunately it may come too late, as many of us have probably rushed to plant the annuals. To read more...