Hooker had an enduring passion for plants and discovered many of the ones that grow in our gardens today.
These mini-greenhouses transformed the work of plant collectors world-wide!
At this time of the year, as we peruse our spring catalogs, we will run across plants described as new hybrids.
Just like the names of people, plant names are quite diverse.
What will you do with that Valentines bouquet after the 14th? Here are some ideas for rosewater, dried bouquets and potpourri.
The genus name honors Pierre Magnol, French botanist (1638-1715).
January 26 is Australia Day, and the floral emblem of Australia is the golden wattle.
Flowering quince and forsythia branches will soon be available to force into bloom.