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The Autumnal Equinox: Did You Know?

The autumnal equinox, a celestial event that marks the moment when the sun is directly above the…

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The Rich Flora of Costa Rica: A Botanical Treasure

Costa Rica, a small Central American nation known for its striking biodiversity, boasts an array of…

Holy Ghost Orchid

The Holy Ghost Orchid: Did You Know?

The Holy Ghost Orchid, Peristeria elata, for instance, is Panama's national flower and is notorious…

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5 Hot Weather Gardening Tips For Southern California

Here are a few ideas to help the garden make it though unusually hot weather in Southern…

amaranth cruentus plant

Amaranth Cruentus Plant: Did You Know?

Amaranth cruentus is a tall plant with wide green foliage and brilliant plumes of purple, red or…

rosie the riveter Floribunda rose

Rosie The Riveter: The “We Can Do It!” Rose

In an effort to help to ensure that the contributions of women who worked on the Home Front during…

Romneya coulteri

Matilija Poppies: The Enchanting Giants of The Wildflower World

Romneya coulteri, is commonly known as the California tree poppy or Matilija poppy.

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Moon Gardens: Did You Know?

A moon garden, often referred to as a "white garden," is a captivating landscape designed to…

Viru and Girija Viraraghavan

A Romantic Love Story of Cultivating Roses Together

In a world where relationships often form the foundation of beautiful stories, there are instances…

silphium plant

The Silphium Plant: Did You Know?

The “miracle” plant Silphium consumed by Ancient Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians, which was thought…