botanic garden

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    GPOD on the Road: Garfield Park Conservatory

    Hello all! It is Joseph your GPOD editor here, taking you along on a recent trip I took to Garfield Park Conservatory in Chicago. I’d not been there before and…

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    GPOD on the Road: Miami Beach Botanical Gardens

    Today Joseph is taking us along on a visit to Miami Beach Botanical Gardens. Sited in southeastern Florida, it is in USDA Zone 11a, which means temperatures usually never dip…

  • Chicago Botanic Garden Trial Gardens

    Chicago Botanic Garden Trial Gardens

    For more than a decade, Richard Hawke has been writing for Fine Gardening, giving readers insight into his plant trial results. He is the plant evaluation manager at the Chicago…

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    Ring in the Holidays at a Botanic Garden

    I adore botanic gardens and conservatories, and my very favorite time to visit is in the winter. There is nothing like stepping out of a cold, snowy day into a…

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    Visiting the U.S. Botanic Garden

    I had a chance to visit Washington, D.C., recently and spent some time in one of my favorite spots in that city. Sitting right on the National Mall, the U.S.…

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    The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

    Betsy Collins, Director of Horticulture for The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, walks us through the gardens and facility dedicated to the conservation of California native plants. There are more than 6,000…

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    Winterizing at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

    Winter is an extremely tough time for gardeners. It's tough to figure out how to help your plants get through the long, cold months, especially in the harsh northern climate.…

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    Tons and Tons of Bulbs at Chicago Botanic Garden

    Ever wondered who plants all those bulbs that pop up at your favorite botanical garden each spring? See how this garden handles this herculean task in this video. Every year,…