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Time to Celebrate Love

Time to Celebrate Love

It is almost here, February 14th, the day of love. In addition to presenting cards, candy, and flowers, to those we adore, many of us share gifts of the heart on Valentine’s Day. And, there is no better way to say “I love you” than with a few appropriately...
Pauline’s Passion

Pauline’s Passion

If you venture around the daylily world long enough, you will most certainly come across numerous daylilies with the word “Siloam” in their names. They were designated as such by their creator, Pauline Henry of Siloam Arkansas, who started registering daylilies in...
Water Woes

Water Woes

Every year you work diligently to ensure your plants and flowers are looking their best. With such commitment to your gardening do you ever find a moment when you have over or underwatered a plant? Many of us are guilty of improperly watering due to varying water...
When the New Become Historic

When the New Become Historic

Thirty years. The American Daylily Society deems any daylily that has been registered for over thirty years to be historic. Currently, this title is used for daylilies recorded prior to 1980. However, next year, in 2020, any daylily registered before 1990 will be...
Ever Wonder…

Ever Wonder…

Ever wonder what the terms: evergreen, semi-evergreen and dormant (deciduous) refer to when viewing descriptions of daylilies?  Although they are used in reference to the plant’s foliage behavior, they still have growers a bit confused. No need to be curious any...
How to Brighten the Gloomy Days of Winter

How to Brighten the Gloomy Days of Winter

With the holidays officially over and the gloomy days of winter upon us, it is often difficult to find a bright spot during the frosty months of the year. So, when the forecast is filled with cold, wintry warnings, there is nothing better than settling in, grabbing a...
Resolutions for the Gardener

Resolutions for the Gardener

With Christmas behind us, we look to renew our goals for the upcoming new year. Although there are the typical resolutions such as getting healthy, finding a new job, traveling more and so forth, we thought we would share with you resolutions perfect for any gardener....
Holiday Travel Tips

Holiday Travel Tips

Whether it be by air or car, winter and holiday travel can be understandably stressful for most people. This time of year millions of folks take to the highways and airways in hope of spending the holidays with family and loved ones. If you intend to tackle some...