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10 Mid-Summer Gardening Tips to Prolong the Life of Flowers and Plants

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It’s that time of year when our gardens have put on their best show, produced their crops and... Read More »

Best Spring Flower Festivals in New England

Best Spring Flower Festivals in New England

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Nothing says spring like the first blossoms of the season. The bright colors which sprout from every tree... Read More »

Blue Flowers | 5 Popular Varieties for the Garden

Blue Flowers | 5 Popular Varieties for the Garden

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Believe it or not, it’s time to start planning summer flower gardens. When thinking about colors, consider blue—one... Read More »

Daylilies | A Lovely, Low-Maintenance Perennial

Daylilies | A Lovely, Low-Maintenance Perennial

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Common daylilies are stunning flowers in their own right and are also very adaptable to most surroundings. Once... Read More »

Display Flowers in Classic Containers

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When you arrange flowers, it’s critical to place them in containers that will showcase the blooms–not detract from... Read More »

Edible Flowers | Rose Petal Jam

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I can’t help myself. In the summer they’re everywhere I like to be: along the beach path from... Read More »

Flower Arrangement Care | Help Flowers Last Longer

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Flowers are the perfect holiday gift for the person who has everything, but nobody wants to give a... Read More »

Flower Recipes

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Add a little something extra to your culinary creations with these delicious flower recipes. RECIPES Read More »

Flowering Houseplants | 5 Favorite Varieties

Flowering Houseplants | 5 Favorite Varieties

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Flowering houseplants are a sure pick-me-up during the long, grey months of winter. Not only do they add... Read More »

Flowers That Reseed Themselves | Garden Advice

Flowers That Reseed Themselves | Garden Advice

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Do you love the natural and free-flowing look of wildflowers and meadow flowers? One of the reasons that... Read More »

Force Amaryllis Bulbs to Bloom

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Add a little color and beauty to your surroundings this winter by forcing amaryllis bulbs to bloom. A... Read More »

Gardening Question | Why Don’t Hardy Mums Survive the Winter?

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Every fall I buy beautiful hardy mums, but they don’t seem to survive the winter in my landscape.... Read More »

How to Care for Orchids to Help Them Re-bloom

How to Care for Orchids to Help Them Re-bloom

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With a cluster of delicate-looking blooms clinging to one or two extended stems that are flanked by elongated,... Read More »

How to Press Flowers

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With the end of the growing season fast approaching, pressing and preserving flowers is an inexpensive and fun... Read More »

Hyacinths: Force Bulbs to Bloom Inside

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There are many flowering bulbs available in the stores and catalogues now that can brighten up the indoor... Read More »

Make Flower Arrangements Last Longer

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Flower arrangements are the perfect gift for the person who has everything, but nobody wants to give a... Read More »

Make Flowering Branch Cuttings Last Longer in Water

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Expand your choice of floral materials beyond the carnations from grocery store flower stands, and you can keep... Read More »

Mary’s Farm: Not My Grandmother’s Paperwhites

Mary’s Farm: Not My Grandmother’s Paperwhites

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My grandmother had a sun porch, and around the edges, in front of the windows, she had copper... Read More »

Mary’s Farm: Phantom Dahlias

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A man down the road grows dahlias, the magnificent and ancient starbursts of color that in northern climes... Read More »

Rhododendron Care | Planting and Maintenance Tips

Rhododendron Care | Planting and Maintenance Tips

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The stunning and stately rhododendron plant — native to Asia — is a popular and well-loved landscaping element in New... Read More »

The Meaning of Flowers

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When you learn the meaning of flowers, you can be thoughtful, mysterious, and creative all at once when... Read More »