Archive: December, 2011

Florist held in robberies and break-in

News from The Boston Globe: A Western Massachusetts florist charged with breaking into a newspaper editor’s home Christmas night with a police officer’s stolen gun agreed to be held without bail yesterday, rather than appear at a court hearing before a judge and reporters. Northampton police say Nancy Gehrung confessed to an armed robbery at [...]

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Astronaut to ride 2012 Rose Parade float with ‘Garden Boy’ brother

News from collectSPACE.com: December 30, 2011 — Almost four years after Rex and Lance Walheim collaborated to launch a rose into space for the annual Tournament of Roses Parade, the astronaut and horticulturist brothers have landed on one of the 2012 Rose Parade floats in Pasadena. On Jan. 2, the Walheims will be riding on [...]

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Florist shop closes doors after 131 years

News from Truro Daily News: Emma Johnston, an employee at Suckling and Chase Florists, served customers for the last time on Thursday. Monique Chiasson – Truro Daily News TRURO – A steady stream of people rummaged around Suckling and Chase Florist for the last time on Thursday. The well-known business, which was located at 546 [...]

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Successfully growing traditional plants of the season

News from Alexandria Echo Press: Several traditional holiday plants make their appearance in your local retail markets this time of year. If you’re looking for a gift plant or a decorating accent, there are many from which to choose. Poinsettias are common and form the core of traditional holiday decorating. Others, such as the Christmas [...]

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Florist held without bail in Northampton burglary

News from Boston.com: NORTHAMPTON, Mass.—Authorities say a Northampton woman accused of breaking into a home on Christmas night and pointing a gun at a member of the homeowner’s family may be responsible for other crimes. Nancy Gehrung, who owns a Springfield flower store, was ordered held without bail after pleading not guilty at her arraignment [...]

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Florist held without bail in Northampton burglary

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Sunshine Daydream makes debut in Rose Parade

News from Daily Press: The sun will surely shine on the Rose Parade Monday, Jan. 2, in Pasadena, Calif., thanks to the Sunshine Daydream rose, the 2012 All-America Rose Selections award winner. The yellow rose will be among 20,000 roses on the Garden of Imagination float created by Bayer Advanced. The company makes some of [...]

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Sunshine Daydream makes debut in Rose Parade

News from Daily Press: The sun will surely shine on the Rose Parade Monday, Jan. 2, in Pasadena, Calif., thanks to the Sunshine Daydream rose, the 2012 All-America Rose Selections award winner. The yellow rose will be among 20,000 roses on the Garden of Imagination float created by Bayer Advanced. The company makes some of [...]

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DealChicken deal of the day: 73% off fresh flowers

News from News10.net:   Facebook Google buzz Del.icio.us continues on News10.net >>> Read the full article ============================== Suggested Item: 1800-Flowers List Price: $ 1.99 Price: [wpramaprice asin="B0049OBZPW"]

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Master Gardeners: Perfect gifts for that special gardener

News from Leavenworth Times: Dear Master Gardener You hear about the care for Poinsettias at this time of year but not Amaryllis or Christmas Cactus, can you help me? The following are recommendations from K-State and other research sites.  AMARYLLIS: The main thing to remember about buying an Amaryllis bulb is the bigger the better.  Once an [...]

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