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March 23, 2006


The forsythia

Brave Flowers Of March

With constant, changing weather patterns, March flowers have it rough. Learn about the "Brave Flowers of March" on this Focus on the Flowers.

February 26, 2006


A sprouting bulb.

Brave Early Bloomers

In late February in my Midwestern garden, I delight in the green, sprouting foliage of little bulbs. It is evidence that the tiniest flowers are the bravest.

December 1, 2005


berries covered in snow

Gardens without Flowers

Both private and public landscapes should captivate our senses during all four seasons of the year.

August 25, 2005


caryopteris flower


Try to plant shrubs to provide a succession of bloom from spring into fall.

July 14, 2005


bees and globe thistle in garden

Globe Thistle

It contrasts well with other colors and flower shapes, never needs staking, is untroubled by pests and deer avoid it.

March 24, 2005


scilla flower


The tiny scilla is one of these rewarding yet undemanding fellows.

January 28, 2005


A black and white photo of Donnell Gardens in Sonoma County, California.

Thomas Church

Thomas Dolliver Church created a modern landscape design esthetic that is seen all over California.

November 5, 2004


wilted cone flower

Garden Clean-up

And so we snip away with our shears - cutting off what is now brown and dreary - but musing about the flowers of summer.

July 23, 2004


a girl smelling lavender in garden

Fragrance in the Garden

The scents of summer can surround us if we grow plants like these, strategically placed in our garden.

June 18, 2004


purple foxglove


The name "foxglove" seems to have evolved from "folk's glove." There was an ancient superstition that if you picked a foxglove you would offend the "fairies."

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