Category : Foliage Houseplants

Bonsai Lesson

Bonsai Lesson

The $500 bonsai I want….. A couple of weeks ago, I went to a bonsai (pronounced bone-sigh) demonstration at a garden center called The Flower Market in Dundee, MI . What does bonsai mean?- Plantings in tray,- from bon, a tray or low-sided pot and sai, a planting or plantings.

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A Hidden Jewel

A Hidden Jewel

Bougainvillea ‘Orange Ice’ I know my husband loves me. Our Valentine’s Day was a trip to Hidden Lake Gardens in Tipton, Michigan. He is a plant person, but definitely enjoys outdoor plants more. He doesn’t understand why we go to see houseplants when we are surrounded at home. Whatever….. It

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Hearts Aplenty

Hearts Aplenty

Love is in the air this month and the ultimate symbol of that is the heart. My engagement ring is a heart and I really love anything heart shaped; stones, beads, vases, etc. It makes sense that I would also love any plant with heart shaped leaves. The topiary above

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