Kiss the Earth Archive: January, 2012

The set man

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This will be the sixth flower show for which Gary Radin has done the set design for the central feature. Last year it was the Eiffel Tower... Read more

Winter weirdness

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If you saw my story yesterday (http://articles.philly.com/2012-01-29/news/30676220_1_zones-warm-winters-winter-aconite) you may have felt relief... Read more

Aloha on Market Street

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You can see the hula dancers in my video and photos taken by staff photographer Michael Wirtz with my story on philly.com, but the only photos... Read more

Bonsai forever

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I don't know about you, but going to my local post office these days is an ordeal on many levels. So I buy my stamps online and only venture... Read more

Daffodils in the kitchen

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What a winter! Just spoke with someone in Chadds Ford who has a bouquet of homegrown daffodils on her kitchen table. And someone at Longwood... Read more

Flower show mode

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This is one of the hoop houses at Meadowbrook Farm growing stuff for the flower show. With this year's Hawaiian theme, most of the plants will... Read more

Help yourself

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This entreaty would be every gardener's dream. Alas, these bulbs aren't free. Nothing's free at Terrain, my friend! Then again, wouldn't it... Read more

Sounds of fun

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Been reading about terrariums and, so help me, they actually sound pretty simple. Hoping to speak later today with the authors of a new book... Read more