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March 11, 2010


Van_Gogh-basket with flower bulbs

Storehouses of energy…the miracle of bulbs!

Ninety percent of the bulbs in home flower gardens belong to just 6 genera: Narcissus, Tulipa, Hyacinthus, Iris, Lilium and Gladiola.

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.

October 20, 2005


dividing perennials

Dividing Perennials

Grab a spade, and remind yourself that most gardeners learn their best lesson through trial and error.

March 3, 2005


US stamp with rose

Flowers on Postage Stamps

I can satisfy my addiction to flowers even while I mail the bills.

May 7, 2004


dutch iris


Many flowering plants were first cultivated because they were useful rather than decorative.

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