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    Doris’s California Garden

    Today we’re off to Antioch, California, to visit with Doris. A little garden structure peaks out of the lush plantings, encouraging you to explore. Formal, straight-edged garden beds are the…

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    Lynette’s California Garden

    About a year ago, Melissa Leano Grosso shared images of her garden in the Sonoran Desert in Arizona (Gardening in the Desert). Today she’s sharing images of her sister’s garden…

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    Spring of Hope

    Linda in New Hampshire is sharing her garden with us today, with some images of hope after winter damage. This will be my third summer in this house after relocating…

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    A Garden Under Glass

    Last week I shared some photos from the outdoor gardens at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in Richmond, Virginia. Today we’re taking a trip back to this wonderful place, but focusing…

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    A 40-Year Labor of Tropical Gardening Love, Part 2

    Today we’re returning to Kannan Pasamanickam’s tropical garden in Malaysia. The garden has undergone many modifications over the years, and I have cultivated roses, lilies, heliconias, jasmines, orchids, bauhinia, Thai…

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    Enjoying Wildflowers

    Whether they are growing naturally in meadows or woodlands, or if we’ve given them a home in our garden, native wildflowers are always worth treasuring and enjoying. Here are a…

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    Spring Orchids

    At his day job, Eric Lucas works for Buschholz Nursery, a wholesale grower in Gaston, Ore., that supplies garden centers all over the United States and Canada. He grows all…

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    Orchid Extravaganza

    One of the best ways to get through the winter is to take a trip to a conservatory… Kevin Kelly did, and shared some pictures with us. "I attended the…