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Gardens News

Big garden bird watch is this weekend

Each January in the U.K. a survey of birds in gardens and parks us undertaken. Called the Big Garden Bird Watch, the event is organized by the charity RSPB.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Planting gardens reduces landslide risk

Researchers in Mexico have proposed that if the slopes along roads are converted to monumental gardens this will reduce the number of landslides.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

Enter if you dare: The Poison Garden of deadly plants in Alnwick

Alnwick - An iron gate at the entrance of The Poison Garden in Alnwick hosts a warning sign, complete with scull and crossbones. Part tongue-in-cheek, part warning the sign reads "These plants can kill".
In the Media by Kirstin Stokes Smith - 3 comments

Op-Ed: Smithsonian's Mary Livingston Ripley Garden ─ A peaceful haven Special

Washington - The Mary Livingston Ripley Garden is located in downtown Washington, sandwiched between two Smithsonian Museums. It's worth stopping in for a visit when walking on Independence Avenue either while touring or on a lunch hour.
Digital Journal Report by Leigh Goessl - 10 comments

Video: Meet Ron Finley — a guerrilla gardener in South Central LA

Los Angeles - Ron Finley is an artist and a designer, based in South Central LA. He is also a guerrilla gardener, planting food in vacant lots, traffic medians and along curbs in the area.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 4 comments

Snoop Lion starts 'Mind Gardens' to feed Jamaicans (video)

The artist formerly known as "Snoop Dogg" recently visited Jamaica and was horrified by the poverty and hunger he witnessed. Now Snoop Lion is doing something about it.
In the Media by Anne Sewell

Glorious clematis blooms heralding the end of the southern winter Special

While residents of the northern hemisphere prepare for the fall colors and the first frost of the season, in the southern hemisphere becomes apparent that winter is clearly in retreat, as the early-blooming plants proclaim the arrival of spring.
Digital Journal Report by Igor I. Solar - 13 comments

Beijing’s Summer Palace ‘The Garden of Health and Harmony’ Special

Beijing - Built around 1750 by Emperor Qianlong, the Summer Imperial Palace in Beijing is one of the largest and most beautifully landscaped estates and architectural complexes in China and one of the most elaborate examples of classical Chinese gardens.
Digital Journal Report by Igor I. Solar - 9 comments

Hammarby: the charming home and garden of the ‘Prince of Flowers’ Special

Uppsala - The old house and gardens of Carl von Linné, located about 15 km southwest of Uppsala, still captivate visitors 233 years after the death of the great naturalist, one of Sweden’s national heroes, referred to as the "Prince of Flowers".
Digital Journal Report by Igor I. Solar - 2 comments

Rare Corpse flower to become 29th to bloom in US history Special

Houston - A flower is causing quite a stink in the Houston Museum District. It's called the Amorphophallus Titanum, better known as the Corpse Flower because of its bad odor. Named Lois, she is a rare endangered plant and becomes one of 29 to bloom in the US.
Digital Journal Report by Kim I. Hartman - 4 comments

Snakes taking over gardens in West Virginia town Special

Charleston - Are they black snakes, black racers or black rat snakes? While no one seems to know what they are, one thing they all agree on - they need to go back to where they came from. See the videos of snakes in the gardens and backyard in this small town.
Digital Journal Report by Kim I. Hartman - 18 comments

Guelph man draws international attention for upside-down tomatoes Special

Guelph - Nestled in a neighbourhood where the first Canadian Prime Minister, John A. MacDonald, once owned land lies a not-so-secret urban back-yard paradise where upside-down tomatoes grow.
Digital Journal Report by Stephanie Dearing - 3 comments

Endangered Lemurs born in Florida

Tampa - Busch Gardens is celebrating the birth of two baby lemurs. The births, the first at the park, were greeted with much excitement. The lemur's survival is threatened in their native habitat of Madagascar and are listed as an endangered species.
In the Media by Kim I. Hartman - 4 comments

Op-Ed: How to Grow a Square Watermelon

Trying to find a fun project for those bored kids that will be looking for something to do during their upcoming summer break? This one is sure to please kids of all ages, while educating and entertaining them in the fine art of gardening.
In the Media by Kim I. Hartman - 10 comments

Hidden secret outside Charlotte, North Carolina Special

Tucked quietly outside of Charlotte, North Carolina in the little community of Belmont is a hidden treasure of beauty and life called the Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens.
Digital Journal Report by Michael Bearak - 3 comments

Alien eradication law has gardeners in a huff (funny video)

Over 9,000 species of alien plants, trees and shrubs are colonising and destroying the fragile South African environment. The government now is cracking down hard on owners of gardens and plantations whose alien plants cause so much damage.
In the Media by Adriana Stuijt - 2 comments

Hellmann's Sponsors Urban Gardens

Hellmann's are best known for their mayonnaise but they are also sponsors of 94 garden plots almost all across Canada. The plots are for gardeners who wouldn't otherwise have an opportunity to plant vegetables.
In the Media by Bob Ewing - 12 comments

Help Bring Bumblebees Back To UK Gardens Say Experts

Green fingered experts in the UK have found that vital bumblebees' nests are more likely to be found in gardens rather than in common woodland, meaning houses with gardens are important for the equally important insect to keep in existence.
In the Media by Michelle Duffy - 1 comment

Gardens 'attract fewer songbirds'

These birds used to visit UK every year for there food.
In the Media by Bharvi - 7 comments

Loblaws plans for Maple Leaf Gardens still to be unveiled

Investors met at Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto on Wednesday to hear about the future plans by Loblaws for the building.
In the Media by soome2000 - 1 comment

Meet Amorphophallus Titanum or 'Mr. Stinky'

MIAMI (voa) - People typically go to gardens to smell roses and other flowers with appealing scents. But in Miami, scores of plant enthusiasts recently gathered to experience what they say is one of the most pungent, foulest odors that nature can provi...
In the Media by Michael Bowman
 

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It is interesting to see the various  critters  that live in the Mount Vernon gardens and wooded are...
It is interesting to see the various "critters" that live in the Mount Vernon gardens and wooded areas. At any given time of the year you can see different types of wildlife.
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Lemurs  an endangered species  play an important role in the ecology of Madagascar as seed disperser...
Courtesy Busch Gardens
Lemurs, an endangered species, play an important role in the ecology of Madagascar as seed dispersers
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Light purple Joe Pye Weed growing tall through autumn attracts butterflies and bees.
Light purple Joe Pye Weed growing tall through autumn attracts butterflies and bees.
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Stroll through the gardens at Topkapi Palace
Stroll through the gardens at Topkapi Palace
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In my backyard garden you will find red potatos  tomatos  lettuce  cabbage  green beans  corn  onion...
In my backyard garden you will find red potatos, tomatos, lettuce, cabbage, green beans, corn, onions, squash, cucumbers, pumpkins, watermelons, pepperplants, marigolds and scattered sunflower seeds for the birds.
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Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens are inviting visitors to come take a look at their newest addition to t...
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens are inviting visitors to come take a look at their newest addition to the zoo's herd of giraffe.
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These snakes have become so brave they can be found hidden under tomato and potato plants or sunning...
These snakes have become so brave they can be found hidden under tomato and potato plants or sunning themselves on the concrete and garden stake.
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One of the interesting themed gardens. This one is the  enchanted garden .
One of the interesting themed gardens. This one is the 'enchanted garden'.
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Like everyday life  ornamental kale glows brighter in the morning  still moist from a night of wild ...
Like everyday life, ornamental kale glows brighter in the morning, still moist from a night of wild storms.
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One of three baby robins who spend the day in my  garden dining on a meal of worms. Isn t she adorab...
One of three baby robins who spend the day in my garden dining on a meal of worms. Isn't she adorable?
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Baby Lemur recently born at Busch Gardens in Tampa Florida
Courtesy Busch Gardens
Baby Lemur recently born at Busch Gardens in Tampa Florida
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One of the McApines  cats by the pond.
One of the McApines' cats by the pond.
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Mark and his gardens.  Behind him are the hanging buckets with upside-down tomatoes.
Mark and his gardens. Behind him are the hanging buckets with upside-down tomatoes.
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This Tortoise Cat eagerly sniffs and savors the remaining  fading autumn garden greenery.
This Tortoise Cat eagerly sniffs and savors the remaining, fading autumn garden greenery.
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These flowers are part of the beautiful gardens at the World Center in Haifa  Israel surrounding the...
Baha'i Media Bank, Edit Kalman
These flowers are part of the beautiful gardens at the World Center in Haifa, Israel surrounding the Shrine of the Bab in Israel, dedicated to the teachings of the one Tahirih followed who was said to have been the "Wayshower" of the Promised One, Baha'u'llah.
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A cloudy day fades this outdoor rock garden as much as autumn chills and winds.
A cloudy day fades this outdoor rock garden as much as autumn chills and winds.
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I imagined a curly bright violet ornamental kale was opening a fractal-like vortex into this autumn ...
I imagined a curly bright violet ornamental kale was opening a fractal-like vortex into this autumn garden's hidden dimensions, but I noticed a crisp orange maple seed appeared trapped in its lush, lurid, vegetable "event horizon."
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The rock garden art and low-tech security installation nears completion in this final year of my res...
The rock garden art and low-tech security installation nears completion in this final year of my residency here on Milwaukee's lower east side.
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