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october 2010

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October 20, 2010 | Floral Trends

The healing power of roses

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Roses, the flowers of romance and love, are not often thought of as a bacterial-fighting medicine. However, recent research has revealed that the flowers petal extracts may inhibit E.Coli growth, reports PysOrg.com. [... Read More ]

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October 20, 2010 | Gift Giving

Organization recycles bouquets

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The Canadian food bank known as Winnipeg Harvest has started a new initiative to repurpose used bouquets for those in need, according to The Winnipeg Free Press. [... Read More ]

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October 20, 2010 | Parties and Events

Botanical garden celebrates Dia de los Muertos

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The Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona, is celebrating its annual Dia de los Muertos celebration from October 21 through November 2, reports AZCentral.com. [... Read More ]

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October 20, 2010 | Parties and Events

Nevada desert to bloom with flower show

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Despite the desert climate, flowers will be on display at the upcoming Nevada Garden Club in Las Vegas, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. [... Read More ]

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October 20, 2010 | Flower Tips and Ideas

Plan now to see blossoms in Amsterdam

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A spring-time trip to Amsterdam or surrounding areas is ideal for flower enthusiasts. [... Read More ]

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October 19, 2010 | Parties and Events

Taiwan to host International Flora Exposition

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This November the 2010 International Flora Exposition will be held in Taipei, Taiwan. The theme of the show will be Rivers, Flowers, New Horizons, according to ETravelBlackboard.com. [... Read More ]

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October 18, 2010 | Floral Trends

Insects drive evolution of flower traits

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A study from Cornell's Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology has proved that flower-pollinating insects are agents of flower morphology, reports R&D Magazine. [... Read More ]

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October 18, 2010 | Parties and Events

Smith College to host annual chrysanthemum exhibit

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Showcasing its horticulture student projects, Smith College in Massachusettes will host its annual chrysanthemum exhibit this November. [... Read More ]

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October 15, 2010 | Flower Tips and Ideas

Making your garden bouquets last longer indoors

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With winter on its way, many flower lovers may want to bring their garden harvest inside for home decoration. One way to keep blossoms lasting as long as possible is to condition plant stems and leaves, reports the Telegraph. [... Read More ]

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October 15, 2010 | Floral Trends

Hydrangeas for breast cancer and Libras

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The Buchanan Garden Club in Michigan recently planted dozens of pink Annabelle hydrangeas in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, reports the Nile Star. [... Read More ]