The man cave is reborn as BBQ pit

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I may be the only person in Philadelphia who doesn't like the smell of meat grilling on the BBQ. When I walked into the show's new Man Cave... Read more

50 Shades of Grey at the flower show

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I kid you not. It came up in - totally - innocent conversation with Gene Allen, who sells beach glass jewelry at a booth called Beach Glass... Read more

Another way to impale flower show visitors

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You can buy a bunch of pussy willow spears and have at the crowd - watch it open up and let you through! Or you can buy some fantail willows... Read more

Guess which color rose is most popular?

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ORANGE! and peach and pink. Not red. So say the folks at Kremp Florist of Willow Grove, a 60-year-old family business that's been coming to... Read more

Rhinestone tiaras spark fashion trend

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When you travel, do you find yourself buying all sorts of things - jewelry, for me - that seem so right at the moment, so reflective of your... Read more

Looks like a seat to me, too

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And it looked like a seat to lots of people all week long. But these low walls are not intended to be benches, PHS tells me. Hmm. How come? Seating... Read more

Something else to do with collards and kale

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You can make a green wall, as PHS did. This is the second year PHS has done a fantastic display. This one has the collards and kale wall, and... Read more

Don't eat this grape!

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This is one of several new plant introductions at the 2013 show: Petunia 'Glamouflage Grape' from Hort Couture. It's a lovely grape-y color... Read more