Monthly Archives: July 2009

Showing Off the Woodies

Shrubs and trees often have beautiful flowers. Their woody stems give them a certain rigid architectural quality that can serve as a framework for herbaceous, stemmed flowers in an vase. Shrubs begin flowering before leaf out in the spring. Your … Continue reading

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Fickle Plant Classification

One of the flowers that will live longest after it is cut is the Peruvian lily, or “lily of the Incas”. The blooms will last two weeks in the vase, but the leaves will not, so you are advised to … Continue reading

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