Poinsettias: The Care And Culture

Poinsettias: The Care and Culture

This traditional Christmas plant has undergone many improvements in recent years. Excellent new hybrids combined with our professional growing techniques produce a poinsettia which will bloom beautifully through the holidays and beyond. Where to Grow Your poinsettia will appreciate a…

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The Wonderful World Of Pansies

The Wonderful World of Pansies

The colorful pansy reigns supreme from Fall through Spring. The name “pansy” comes from the French “pensée” meaning “remembrance” or “thought;” and thus, traditionally, when someone was presented with a pansy, the giver was saying “I’m thinking of you.”The pansy…

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Thoughts Of November

Thoughts of November

This is a quiet time in the garden, as October is moving into November, flailing about, looking for the end of daylight savings time which it seems to have misplaced somewhere. In my shady perennial garden in Bethesda, Tricyrtis (toad…

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