AAS Winners that Attract Pollinators
July 6, 2018 – 7:22 pm | Comments Off on AAS Winners that Attract Pollinators

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From All-America Selections
Not sure which types of pollinators you want to host? Flowers like zinnias and verbena attract a wide variety of pollinators.
Looking to attract butterflies? Plant both host …

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“Late” Mums Show Alongside Vegetables in Great Britain
October 31, 2018 – 8:02 am | Comments Off on “Late” Mums Show Alongside Vegetables in Great Britain
“Late” Mums Show Alongside Vegetables in Great Britain

A display of “late” chrysanthemums, plus vegetables, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. November 3, 2018, in Queens Hall, Halstead, Essex, England.
It’s sponsored by the Halstead & District Horticultural and Chrysanthemum Society.
The Halstead …

Chrysanthemum Show at Longwood Gardens
October 29, 2018 – 8:01 am | Comments Off on Chrysanthemum Show at Longwood Gardens
Chrysanthemum Show at Longwood Gardens

What’s claimed to be the largest display of chrysanthemums in the United States opened last week at Longwood Gardens, 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
The exhibition continues through November 18, 2019, when the conservatory …

Field Design…at the Baseball Stadium
October 28, 2018 – 8:04 am | Comments Off on Field Design…at the Baseball Stadium
Field Design…at the Baseball Stadium

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From Sustainable, Secure Food Blog
Does baseball have you seeing stripes, diamonds, and circles? The October 22, 2018, edition of the Sustainable, Secure Food blog explains the turf maintenance and …

Flower of the Day: Jacaranda
October 27, 2018 – 8:20 am | Comments Off on Flower of the Day: Jacaranda
Flower of the Day: Jacaranda

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By Destination New South Wales
Love flowering Jacaranda trees? Road Trips Gardeners should head to Sydney and new South Wales, Australia, to immerse themselves in a sea of purple, now …

Annual Chrysanthemum Show at Niagara Falls
October 26, 2018 – 8:43 am | Comments Off on Annual Chrysanthemum Show at Niagara Falls
Annual Chrysanthemum Show at Niagara Falls

The mum’s diversity of color and form will be on display during the annual Chrysanthemum Show in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
It takes place tomorrow (October 27, 2018) through November 18, 2018. Hours are 9:30 …

“The Splendor of Mums” on Display in Cupertino
October 24, 2018 – 8:21 am | Comments Off on “The Splendor of Mums” on Display in Cupertino
“The Splendor of Mums” on Display in Cupertino

Wandering south of San Francisco early next month, Road Trips Gardeners?
The annual chrysanthemum show sponsored by the Bay Area Chrysanthemum Society takes place November 3 and 4, 2018, in the Quinlan Center, 10185 North Stelling …

Floralia 2019 to Celebrate Pieter Bruegel
October 22, 2018 – 8:03 am | Comments Off on Floralia 2019 to Celebrate Pieter Bruegel
Floralia 2019 to Celebrate Pieter Bruegel

The 16th edition of Floralia Brussels takes place in the park and greenhouses of the castle of Grand Bigard (Groot-Bijgaarden) April 6 through May 5, 2019.
Grand Bigard is northwest of Brussels, Belgium, near the intersection …

What are Those Wavy Bands in the Soil?
October 21, 2018 – 8:04 am | Comments Off on What are Those Wavy Bands in the Soil?
What are Those Wavy Bands in the Soil?

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From Soil Science Society of America
Have you noticed wavy bands of soil along roads or paths? The Soil Science Society of America’s Soils Matter blog explains these horizontal soil …

Fall Forest Weekends at the New York Botanical Garden
October 19, 2018 – 8:20 am | Comments Off on Fall Forest Weekends at the New York Botanical Garden
Fall Forest Weekends at the New York Botanical Garden

When most of New York State’s leaf season is on the wane, the trees at the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG), 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, New York, are just coming into their prime.
That is especially …

Wreath Making Workshop in Georgia
October 17, 2018 – 8:17 am | Comments Off on Wreath Making Workshop in Georgia
Wreath Making Workshop in Georgia

Road Trips Gardeners traveling through Georgia early next month might want to schedule a stop at Bulloch Hall, 180 Bulloch Avenue, Roswell, Georgia, for a wreath-making workshop.
It will be held from 10 a.m. ’til noon …