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How to Grow Meyer Lemon and Key Lime Trees

Turn the juice from Meyer lemons and Key limes into delicious drinks and desserts. This dwarf Key lime tree is studded with juicy, full-sized Key limes. Courtesy of Gardens Alive! van Bourgondien … [Read More...]

Roadtrip to the World’s Largest Working Wildflower Farm

Recently I visited Fredericksburg, TX, home to WildSeed Farm. This beautiful place is considered the world's largest working wildflower farm, which means you'll see tractors, workers harvesting seeds … [Read More...]

Black Petunias: Black Magic For Your Garden

You know what they say about a little black dress. Every woman needs one in her closet.  But black flowers in your garden? Aren't black blooms usually dead blooms? Well, no. I recently found a basket … [Read More...]


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