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RHS Chelsea: Discovery Zone and Great Pavilion medals

Last updated: 05/25/2018

Birmingham City Council's Windrush exhibit. Picture; RHS/Sarah Cuttle The latest in gardening science and celebrating Windrush The Discovery Zone returns to the Great Pavilion at R

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The East Coast May Be On the Brink of a Hop Renaissance

Last updated: 05/25/2018

For years, whenever anyone asked Bryan Butler, a scientist with the University of Maryland’s School of Agriculture and Natural Resources, why the school wasn’t doing work with

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Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year 2018

Last updated: 05/24/2018

The winner of the hotly-competed title of Chelsea Flower Hydrangea Runaway Bride Snow White bloomed its way to the top prize. Chelsea Flower Show Plant of the Year 2018 winner The

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Landscape Architecture in the News Highlights (May 1 – 15)

Last updated: 05/24/2018

The Vaunted Garden at Dumbarton Oaks Reopens After Some Major Surgery – The Washington Post, 5/2/18 “Those of us who are drawn to landscape architect Beatrix Farrand’s design

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Top 10 Plants For Bees During The Winter Months

Last updated: 05/24/2018

Winters are the months that come out to be a little hard to survive for anybody. It is sad to share with you all, but nowadays, bee’s population is decreasing at a very rapid spe

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Herbal Heart Tonics

Last updated: 05/24/2018

Your heart is the capital city at the center of your body, with an intricate network of blood vessels branching out in the form of superhighways (arteries), routes (arterioles), an

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6 botanical gins inspired by this year's Chelsea Flower Show

Last updated: 05/24/2018

With the Chelsea Flower Show in full bloom, what better way to celebrate than with a tasty tipple inspired by all things floral. Grab a glass, a generous handful of ice and a slice

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Maine landscapers have opportunity to gain organic certification

Last updated: 05/23/2018

The proliferation of restrictions on pesticides and herbicides used in Maine, where local governments have jurisdiction over such matters, has increased the demand for alternative

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Travels with Terry

Last updated: 05/23/2018

Globetrotting consulting agronomist Terry Buchen visits many golf courses annually with his digital camera in hand. He shares helpful ideas relating to maintenance equipment from t

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Cauliflory: Flowers that Bloom on Tree Trunks

Last updated: 05/23/2018

Most woody flowering plants produce inflorescences on new growth and or young leafy shoots. A few, however, flower and fruit directly on their trunks or main branches. This unusual

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