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Gardening

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  • Meet nice native skunk cabbage and beneficial flies that like it … as well as not-so-nice winged burning bush

    When you hear the name, skunk cabbage, you instinctively wrinkle your nose, thinking it smells bad. You're so right. This first flowering plant of spring doesn't exactly smell good. "The flowers of skunk cabbage have no colorful petals to attract...
  • Reader asks: How do you sprout sweet potatoes?

    Reader asks: How do you sprout sweet potatoes?
    Q: Perhaps you can answer a question about starting sweet potatoes in jars of water. I have looked at many YouTube videos showing various techniques, but all seem to overlook which end of the potato goes down (in the water) and which goes up (in the air)....
  • Scott Daigre discusses all things tomato, including Tomatomania

    Scott Daigre discusses all things tomato, including Tomatomania
    For Ojai-based tomato expert and self-described "tomatomaniac" Scott Daigre, there is no such dilemma as having "too many tomatoes." Every year, Daigre hosts Tomatomania, a traveling pop-up sale of hundreds of heirloom and hybrid tomato seedlings. We...
  • Lights, camera, blossom! Disney films inspire floral fantasy

    Lights, camera ... blossom! Floral and garden designers are paying homage to Disney and Pixar films at the Philadelphia Flower Show, which opens Saturday with the theme "Celebrate the Movies." Meticulously landscaped exhibits have been inspired by...
  • Broward County Calendar

      Through Feb. 26 Exhibit: You Can Only Get There from Here Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery This exhibition features the work of Canadian artist Gillian Iles. This multimedia exhibition combines environmental-scale paintings with sculpture and...
  • 'Sweetening' the soil has nothing to do with sugar

    'Sweetening' the soil has nothing to do with sugar
    I've been using granulated sugar to feed my garden soil. How often should I use it? Sugar is not a recommended fertilizer. Perhaps you've been confused by reports of "sour" soil that needs to be made "sweet." Sweet and sour are old-fashioned terms...
  • Florida travel calendar for April

    Florida travel calendar for April
    Check out festivals and events in April across the state. This list is organized by region. Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County) April 3: Jazz Friday at Foosaner Museum...
  • Florida flower festivals in bloom this spring

    Florida flower festivals in bloom this spring
    What better way to celebrate spring and its beautiful blossoms than with a garden party? Florida is ready with multiple floral fests to greet the spring. Here are some noteworthy ones to consider for your next getaway –so you can stop and smell...
  • Home and garden briefs for Feb. 26: Apply for a nature grant, garden show and lots of upcoming events

    March 2 is the deadline for non-profit groups and organizations to apply for environmental stewardship grants from Dominion Virginia Power. Dominion will offer up to $50,000 for requests that protect and preserve natural habitats, monitor and enhance...
  • On Gardening: Try this lily-turned-iris; George Washington did

    What can you do with a blackberry lily? The answer is, anything you want. All gardens are made better with the addition of this persevering heirloom iris. You thought I said blackberry lily, and now I am referring to it as iris. Yes, Virginia, it has...
  • Philadelphia Flower Show celebrates the movies

    Philadelphia Flower Show celebrates the movies
    Imagine bright red flowers shooting from a cannon in a massive nautical garden at the "Pirates of the Caribbean" exhibit or a lush garden inspired by "The Prince of Persia" and you'll get a glimpse of the wonders at this year's Philadelphia Flower Show....