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Check out this comprehensive list of “what’s in bloom” in the Winterthur Garden on August 4, 2011.  Then, list in hand, enjoy the Winterthur Garden this weekend! http://www.winterthur.org/pdfs/CurrentWinterthurGardenBloomList.pdf

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Surprise Lily Snapshots

I took advantage of the soft light during the rain to get some snapshots of one of my favorite plants in the Winterthur garden – the surprise lily or Lycoris squamigera. The beautiful flowers of Lycoris are held high on stalks that emerge from the ground in July. They are called surprise lilies because they emerge […]

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I’ve just returned from a vacation to visit family in southern Iowa. One of my favorite things about Iowa is the open landscape with acres and acres of corn and soybeans. On my brother’s cattle farm, the soybeans were waving in the breeze, lush and deep emerald green.   Even took in a tractor pull and […]

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