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26

Jul

Orchids 101: The biology behind these elegant flowers

24

Jul

How to make the most of summer flowers indoorsPutting your flowers indoors can give your rooms a burst of color and fragrance, but it’s important to take care of them as much indoors as you did outdoors. Here’s how.

How to make the most of summer flowers indoors
Putting your flowers indoors can give your rooms a burst of color and fragrance, but it’s important to take care of them as much indoors as you did outdoors. Here’s how.

10

Jul

What every busy gardener needs: A shotgun
Specially designed shotgun shells let you plant flowers with a little firepower.

30

Jun

Photo of the day: California’s gold is about more than just metalIf you travel along Hurricane Road in the Temblor Mountains of California after a rainy winter and spring, you’re likely to see this amazing sight. California may be known for the gold rush and its state flower, the golden poppy, but they aren’t the only source of bright colors. Yellow and gold carpet the hills during wildflower season.

Photo of the day: California’s gold is about more than just metal
If you travel along Hurricane Road in the Temblor Mountains of California after a rainy winter and spring, you’re likely to see this amazing sight. California may be known for the gold rush and its state flower, the golden poppy, but they aren’t the only source of bright colors. Yellow and gold carpet the hills during wildflower season.

23

Apr

12 inspiring examples of macro flower photography
Spring has sprung and that means flowers abound. Grab your camera and take your photography to the next level, using these amazing images for your creative spark.

21

Apr

Stunning new orchid species discoveredDiscovering new orchid species is a rare thing as the flowers tend to grow in either inaccessible places or in regions where their habitats are being rapidly destroyed.

Stunning new orchid species discovered
Discovering new orchid species is a rare thing as the flowers tend to grow in either inaccessible places or in regions where their habitats are being rapidly destroyed.

23

Mar

Kick-start spring with this see-through, self-watering planterThe Boskke Cube is a stylish tabletop planter that, thanks to an integrated reservoir and unique irrigation technology, prevents you from committing murder by overwatering.

Kick-start spring with this see-through, self-watering planter
The Boskke Cube is a stylish tabletop planter that, thanks to an integrated reservoir and unique irrigation technology, prevents you from committing murder by overwatering.

22

Mar

Sweet-smelling residential flower towers to bloom in CasablancaFrench architect and urban planner Edouard François’ latest project is perhaps his prettiest: A quartet of towers in Morocco that will be completely blanketed in bougainvillea and jasmine.

Sweet-smelling residential flower towers to bloom in Casablanca
French architect and urban planner Edouard François’ latest project is perhaps his prettiest: A quartet of towers in Morocco that will be completely blanketed in bougainvillea and jasmine.

12

Mar

It’s National Plant a Flower Day!
Ever thought of planting flowers with a shotgun?

It’s National Plant a Flower Day!

Ever thought of planting flowers with a shotgun?

13

Feb

What every busy gardener needs: A shotgunSpecially designed shotgun shells let you plant flowers with a little firepower.

What every busy gardener needs: A shotgun
Specially designed shotgun shells let you plant flowers with a little firepower.