Give Now

Posts tagged winter

January 11, 2007


a row of leafless trees before a sunset.

Louise Beebe Wilder: Winter Meditation

As the New Year unfolds, Louise Beebe Wilder's words help us to understand ourselves through the metaphor of our garden.

December 7, 2006


daffodil flowers in vase


One of the disadvantages of gardening in a cold climate is that we have no flowers in our gardens at this time of the year.

November 2, 2006


rake with leaves leaning against wall

Fall Garden Chores

There is pleasure in just working outside since we realize winter will soon close in and closing us indoors.

September 21, 2006


red geraniums

Multiples Through Division

Cool fall days give gardeners the incentive to divide perennials, so that new starts can be established before the winter.

February 2, 2006


man selling flowers.

Retail Therapy: Buying Flowers In Winter

Selecting flowers to buy in February is wonderful therapy to offset the bleakness of winter. Remember some of these ideas when buying flowers...

September 15, 2005


coleus plant


Plants go in and out of fashion, and Coleus seems to be making a fashion comeback.

August 18, 2005


russian sage in garden

Perovskia (Russian Sage)

Grey, silver plants soften the landscape if used wisely.

June 3, 2005


lavender in basket


A native of the Mediterranean region, it resists settling into Midwestern gardens unless we pamper it a bit.

February 17, 2005


a houseplant.

Watering Flowering House Plants

To ensure your houseplant's health, its important to remember to water it correctly. There a few factors that contribute to your plants watering needs.

February 10, 2005


a picture of Emily Dickinson's home.

Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson was an avid gardener and her poetry reflects this.

« Previous PageNext Page »

Stay Connected

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Focus on Flowers:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

About Focus on Flowers

About The Host

Search Focus on Flowers

Focus on Flowers on Flickr