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A Trip to a Conservatory

A Trip to a Conservatory

Last week I was in Holland, MI and on the way home, I HAD to stop at Frederick Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids. I was passing by and my car knows when it is close to a conservatory and steers itself there. I’m not making it up. Ask my husband.

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Growing A Vertical Garden

Growing A Vertical Garden

I have always admired living walls. I have seen them growing outside on buildings and inside with houseplants, but hadn’t tried growing one of my own. I was doubtful about the way they would grow. Would the plants grow out or up and get long and unshapely. So, I finally

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Houseplants for Summer Containers

Houseplants for Summer Containers

This container at the front entrance of a home is amazing! I’ve attended a few garden tours this summer and I am always amazed by the beautiful houseplants that people have outside. Quite often, the houseplants are used in mixed containers and may not actually be going inside in the

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