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Archives By Topic

Crocus
Daffodils
Dahlias
Daylilies
Diverse, Spring-Planted
Diverse, Fall-Planted
Gladiolus
Hyacinths
Iris
Lilies
Peonies
Tulips
Customer Raves
Staff Picks

Garden Tips
Animals & Other Pests
Weather & Hardiness
Bulbs for the South
      (& Other Warm Areas)
Forcing Bulbs
OHG News

History & Heirlooms
Great Books
Links & Blogs

Garden Quotations
Poetry & Laughter
Made in Michigan
Your Garden Memories
Other Interesting Stuff

Archives By Date

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#156, July 2014: top alliums, hyacinth love, white daffodils, Garden Design reborn, bouquet eco-tip
#154, June 2014: bulbs for pollinators, HistoricIris.org, AHS seeks daylily pics, squirrel-proof tulip?
#153, May 2014: more from Country Gardens, 41 hellstrip names, glad convert, daffodil joy in AL, etc.
#152, April 2014: see us in Country Gardens! and MS Living! Edison as gardener, Top 10 bulbs, etc.
#151, April 2014: wedding dahlias, stem power, “share” and win, weeding in 1686, cheap books, etc.
#150, Mar. 2014: top blogger interviews Scott, French jonquils, garden painter, bulbs in pots, cold!!!
#149, Feb. 2014: spectacular dahlia parade, hellstrip query, father of spider daylilies, 11 new bulbs, etc.
#148, Jan. 2014: our new dahlia farmers, unfloppable ‘Minaret’, the real Mrs. Darwin, crinum candy
#147, Dec. 2013: gin and iris, Beatrix Potter, historic garden design, trendy OHG purple, 100 quotes
#146, Nov. 2013: save 10%, Thanksgiving recipe, forcing iris, $500k peonies, selling bulbs in 1839, etc.
#145, Oct. 2013: winning daffs, bulbs for BBG kids garden, bulbs in shade, underground storage, etc.
#144, Oct. 2013: GCA honors us, best blogs, 10 tips at Gardenista, peonies in TX, Oct. rhapsody, etc.
#143, Sept. 2013: free seeds, fall tips, “queen of the garden,” planting with kids, bees in trouble, etc.
#142, Aug. 2013: Emily Dickinson’s wild-bulb “bliss,” daffs for deer, “chilly lilies,” sickly glads, etc.
#141, July 2013: bulbs in pots, Uncle ‘Theron’, stone-cold lilies, Mad Men, heirloom or heritage? etc.
#140, June 2013: why buds fail to open, Byz glads in Fine Gardening, staff picks for Michigan fun, etc.
#139, May 2013: our dog Toby, growing glads from cormlets, new peony site, save the monarchs, etc.
#138, April 2013: slow gardening, blogger’s dahlias, crinums in cold, GCA is 100, flower stamps, etc.
#137, March 2013: WSJ calls us “A-list,” John Travolta dahlias, see our farms, fragrance tips, etc.
#136, March 2013: dandelion beer, see what we ship: iris, Josh’s favorite daylily, crocosmia dye, etc.
#135, Feb. 2013: last chance dahlias, fragrant iris, garden trends, Downton Abbey gardens, we’re #1!
#134, Jan. 2013: cutting gardens, catalogs boom in 1860s, why Greg loves ‘Ehemanii’, 1927 cynosure
#133, Dec. 2012: RIP Charlie, iris farming in Italy, upside-down plaid tulips, werewolf dahlias, etc.
#132, Nov. 2012: planting daff baskets, making iris baskets, Michigan mysteries, new vs. time-tested
#131, Oct. 2012: Presbyterian Sisters, mildew on peonies, colonial vegetables, bulbs that cure, etc.
#130, Sept. 2012: snowflake love, planting the resurrection, 100k plant sources, bravo from Rudy, etc.
#129, Aug. 2012: our first 20 catalogs, protect with chicken-grit, spider lily mystery, baking Byzantines
#128, Aug. 2012: dahlia hell, bulbs with perennials, ‘Boone’ on FG cover, heirloom light bulbs, etc.

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