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June 4, 2009


Pastel wedding flowers.

Wedding Flowers

It is not a coincidence that many weddings are scheduled for June as there are plenty of flowers available. Learn more...

April 23, 2009


a portrait of William Shakespeare.

Shakespeare’s Plays And Plants

William Shakespeare was inspired by plants and flowers when writing his famous plays. His writing is filled with botanical metaphors.

March 26, 2009


a photo of Bob Dylan with his guitar and Allen Ginsberg.

Flower Power

While bulbs provide a lot of flower power in Spring, it is best to accompany them with herbaceous perennials that will outlast bulb foliage.

December 25, 2008


A flower painting, titled "Spring"

Dutch Flower Paintings

The Dutch flower paintings of the 17th Century reflected beauty, over scientific accuracy. Learn more about the Dutch, flower painting business...

December 4, 2008


The gardens of the Cloisters Museum.

The Cloisters

Learn about the Cloisters Museum and it's famous Unicorn Tapestries on this Focus on Flowers.

November 27, 2008


A stone carving of a flower.

Ancient Floral Images

Learn about "true" botanical art on this Focus on Flowers.

September 18, 2008


Yellow aconite

Fall-Blooming Aconites

Learn about the Fall-Blooming Aconite on this Focus on Flowers.

September 4, 2008


A field of purple tulips.

Imported Bulbs

Learn about the tulips of the Netherlands, on this Focus on Flowers.

April 17, 2008



Dandelion’s Lifecycle

A poem from an unknown author illustrates how the life span of each Spring bloom is compressed.

February 21, 2008


a close-up photo of a giraffe.

Pollen Carriers: From Bees to Giraffes

Bees and other insects, like moths, are common pollinators. However, other agents serve to pollinate plants such as the wind, birds and even giraffes.

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