Archive: December, 2012

Winter flower colour

News from Hertfordshire Mercury: 09:14 Monday 31 December 2012  Written by Adam Woolcott and Jonathan Smith The delicate flowers of the Witch Hazel WELL here we are at the start of a brand new year. Last year was a particularly challenging one for us gardeners, with difficult growing conditions brought on by the good old [...]

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DeKalb School Board Controversy; Jobless Rates Fall; Atlanta Florist Decorates …

News from Patch.com: http://stonemountain.patch.com/articles/dekalb-school-board-controversy-jobless-rates-fall-atlanta-florist-decorates-the-white-house/media_attachments/edit?upload_started=1356822020 asset[new_asset_attachment_attributes][to_id] 3044391 asset[new_asset_attachment_attributes][to_type] Article ……………. continues on Patch.com >>> Read the full article ============================== Related News:

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Think flowering plants when planning Christmas gifts

News from Coffs Coast Advocate: Topics:  christmas, flowers, gardening, gifts, lifestyle, plants Valerie and Gerry Zwart 21st Dec 2012 11:00 AM continues on Coffs Coast Advocate >>> Read the full article

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DeMuth Florist takes first in Believe in Connellsville decorating contest

News from Tribune-Review: The sights of the Christmas season were on full display in the city with the first window-decorating contest being held by Believe in Connellsville. Employees at DeMuth Florist, located on Pittsburgh Street, have been creatively decorating their windows for each holiday since taking up residency in the corner shop. DeMuth Florist was [...]

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Every Blooming Thing: Hellebores add color to lightly shaded gardens

News from Colusa County Sun Herald: Friday, Dec 28 2012, 6:34 pm Elegance Hellebores are elegant plants, adding color to your lightly shaded gardens at a time when few other plants dare to bloom. Flower colors range from pale green and creamy white to ruby, garnet and deep amethyst. They are at their prettiest from [...]

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Flower Shop Celebrates 60 Years of Holiday Cheer

News from Wheeling Intelligencer: From poinsettias to bagels, Susan Freshour, owner of Wilkin Flower Shop in Wellsburg, hurried to prepare holiday deliveries in a whirlwind of tying ribbons, wrapping gift baskets and cutting the evergreen branches of wreaths as the shop buzzed in full swing for the Christmas season. Freshour said the holidays are the [...]

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Flowers in bloom in December ‘a gift from the angels,’ Grand Junction man says

News from Mlive Kalamazoo: Snowdrops like these have never before bloomed the week before Christmas in Earl Lietz’s garden, he said. File photo   GRAND JUNCTION, MI – The first white flower bloomed in Earl Lietz’s Baseline Road yard Dec. 4. Then a second bloomed. Now more are poised to bloom as well, right before [...]

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County Seat Florist in Mays Landing keeps pace in fast-changing world of …

News from Press of Atlantic City: Posted: Thursday, December 27, 2012 10:15 pm | Updated: 8:37 am, Fri Dec 28, 2012. John Kurtz used to be able to look at his business ledger from the year before to gauge how many flowers to order and what to expect for upcoming holidays at his County Seat [...]

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Corpse flower blossoms in Australian botanic garden

News from Radio Australia: The six-foot Indonesian plant blossomed for the first time yesterday at Melbourne’s Royal Botanic Gardens. It’s called the “corpse flower” because of its horrendous smell, which has been compared to rotting flesh. But it’s expected to attract plenty of curious visitors despite the stench. Presenter: Simon Lauder Speaker: David Robbins, nursery [...]

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Garden Q&A: Cardinal flower has much to offer

News from Tribune-Review: The mother and two daughter cardinal flower plants show how easy they are to divide. This plant was new to a garden this spring and has already formed two daughter plants. Jessica Walliser By Jessica Walliser Published: Saturday, December 22, 2012, 8:56 p.m. Updated 4 hours ago Q: I would like to know [...]

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