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Posts tagged Australia

March 29, 2018

 

Garden Favorites

What popular flowers do you have planted in your garden?

March 16, 2017

 

Two distinct styles of Wardian cases.

Wardian Cases

These mini-greenhouses transformed the work of plant collectors world-wide!

January 26, 2017

 

Golden Wattle in full flower on the banks of the Murrumbidgee River in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia.

Acacias And Australia’s Golden Wattle

January 26 is Australia Day, and the floral emblem of Australia is the golden wattle.

November 26, 2015

 

Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'.

Plant Origins

Sometimes plants are given names that identify them with their geographical origin.

July 30, 2015

 

Helichrysum bracteatum.

Everlasting Flowers

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

November 13, 2008

 

Golden Wattle

Learn about the Golden Wattle of Australia, on this Focus on Flowers.

November 17, 2005

 

A Garden’s Language

Fall is really about delayed gratification; we know our perennials will come into flower again as the seasons unfold.

September 8, 2005

 

Crepe Myrtle

In the lower mid west, crepe myrtles can be grown as small shrubs.

February 3, 2005

 

The Globalization Of Plants: From Colonization To Today

The globalization of so many flowering plants is awe-inspiring and they now act as if they are natives in their adopted lands.

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