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  • Flowers Seasonal The Greenhouse


    Florist cyclamen are in full bloom and available now through late spring. Cyclamen make a great  blooming  winter house plant because they thrive in cooler temperatures.  Cyclamen add vibrant color and cheerfulness to a…

    January 25, 2012
  • Flowers Seasonal

    Fall is For Planting Spring Blooming Bulbs.

    By Lori W. If you are on a bulb catalog mailing list, you probably have received several catalogs by now.  The beautifully photographed pictures will entice you into compulsive shopping, and when the bulbs…

    September 9, 2011
  • Flowers Seasonal The Greenhouse

    Non-Stop Begonias Are in Season!

    Begonias bloom so freely that the flowers create a plethera of color in the garden, making them popular subjects for mass plantings,  formal designs, patio pots, or hanging baskets. Color and form remain fairly contant all  season.…

    June 30, 2011
  • Chet Notes Flowers Seasonal The Greenhouse

    Poinsettia Care

    The Poinsettia is everybody’s favorite Christmas flowering plant. It is available not only in red, white and pink, but also many variegated and speckled varieties as well as shades of salmon and burgundy. A…

    December 6, 2010
  • Chet Notes Flowers Seasonal

    Popular Fall Flowers

    Usually most people think of  “Mums” as fall flowers. Did you know that “Red Rovers” are in the mum family? A hardy flower that is long lasting and rich in color. Warm up your…

    October 15, 2010
  • Flowers

    How to Make Fresh Flowers Last Longer

    1.) Place flowers in water as soon as possible. Once the stems of flowers have been cut, you have removed their life support system. 2.) Fill a plastic bucket a third to half way…

    September 29, 2010