Welcome to Plant Preview, a blog dedicated to helping gardeners learn about gardening techniques and preview new plant cultivars. Read about new plants here first and hear how your "comrades in compost" are making use of new plant introductions in their gardens and landscapes. Blog author Geri Laufer is a life-long dirt gardener, degreed horticulturist, author and former County Extension Agent. Plant Preview is copyrighted by Geri Laufer.
Father’s Day is a special day to celebrate our fathers. In 2010 the third Sunday in June marks the 100th anniversary of the holiday. Thanks and a tip of the hat to the Dads, Step-dads, Grand-dads, Uncles, Cousins, Big Brothers and men who have had an influence in our lives.