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October 29, 2015


creeping jenny

Thugs Of The Garden

These so-called thugs are plants that cover the ground so fast that if left to their own devices they eventually crowd out every other plant in a bed.

August 6, 2015


Mexican sunflower

Mexican Sunflowers

These easy-to-grow plants are sometimes used as flowering screens or hedges for privacy in small yards.

July 30, 2015



Everlasting Flowers

Strawflowers, sometimes called “everlasting flowers,” can be used in fresh arrangements, as well as dried for winter bouquets.

December 18, 2014


holiday green

Holiday Greens

Here are some tips for quick and easy and green holiday decor.

December 20, 2012


natural decorations

Natural Decoration

During the holidays, it is interesting and fun to decorate with natural materials.

December 29, 2011


Degas painting

Container Shapes: It’s All About Proportion

Flowers and containers should always complement each other.

December 22, 2011


spruce needles

“Focus On Foliage” In Holiday Arrangements

In December, there are varied types of evergreen foliage that can be used to contrast form, color and texture in vases and centerpieces.

February 25, 2010


A single, orange flower in a red vase.

Prolonging Life for Cut Flowers

Our winter homes are not ideal environments for cut flowers to flourish in. Fortunately, there are still ways to make sure they have a long life

February 1, 2007


a flower arrangement before a purple background.

Flower Arrangements: A Cure For The Flowerless Winter Woes

While flower arrangements are ephemeral, creating and viewing them can brighten a winter's day.

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