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.
They may be small or large, but their most striking characteristic is that they are always available...
Do you wait until Twelfth Night to take down the Christmas tree and holiday decorations?
Holiday celebrations are always enhanced by fresh flowers, but with limited space on the table, one flower can be enough.
African violets are native to eastern Africa and were collected in the wild during the late 19th century by Baron von Saint-Paul.
Depending on when they bloom, members of the Schlumbergera genus are called either Thanksgiving or Christmas cactuses.
There is something very satisfying about seeing second-generation plants from self-sown seeds!