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Think Pink! if you want that quel-que chose

Pink Flowering Dogwood (Cornus florida rubra) Peony ‘Adored’ China Town Viridiflora Tulip Magnolia ‘Alexandrina’ Kay Tompson sings “Think Pink!” in Funny Face (1957, starring Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire). The character of Dick Avery, played by Fred Astaire, is in part based … Continue reading

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Lecture Tonight ~ The Pollinator Garden

Tired of the monochromatic New England landscape? Tonight, Thursday, I am giving my lecture program The Pollinator Garden from 7 to 9 at the Andover Public Library Memorial Hall. The public is welcome. North American Native Pink-flowering Dogwood ~ Cornus … Continue reading

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How to Offend Flowers

Native Pink Flowering Dogwood ~ Cornus flordia rubra While writing Oh Garden of Fresh Possibilities! I would often come across what seemed at the time random information, but would jot it down anyhow hoping that it would find its way into … Continue reading

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Getting ready for my close-up photography workshop tomorrow

Native Flowering Dogwood ~ Cornus florida rubra I am so excited to be teaching my photography workshop tomorrow. I’ve created an over arching superstructure for the class, from covering camera and photography basics, relevant to close-up photography, onto very specific … Continue reading

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Flowering Dogwood

Is there a tree more lovely in flower than the North American native dogwood? Whether flowering with the classic white bracts, the stunning rubra bracts, or the less often seen pale, creamy rose-tinted bracts, our native dogwood (Cornus florida) never ceases to … Continue reading

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