Summer is in full swing and maintaining your yard has become its usual weekly routine. While maintaining and manicuring your lawn is of vital importance, something that can sometimes get overlooked is the value and appeal that gardens bring to the overall look and feel of your yard. Many people consider planting new flowers and plants in the spring but the attractive, colorful blooms they provide can sometimes be lost in the heat of the summer. The good news is that there are a number of ‘bridge flowers’ that can be used to provide a boost of color and growth in the weeks between seasons. In this recent article on GardenSmart, Becky Heath from Brent and Becky’s Bulbs provides some fantastic options for you to incorporate into your summer garden.