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A sophisticated blend of soft yellow, lilac and mauve gives Yes! Pineapple Crush a timeless appeal, like a pressed flower from Victorian days. A central burst of whiskers and a bright-yellow eye keep things lively. An added bonus is a silvery overlay that intensifies in warm weather. It's another good candidate for taking the garden through mild winters, with a high tolerance for cold. Upright mounds of spoon-shape leaves are covered with inch-wide flowers in fall and spring.
Preview the upcoming 2015 San Francisco Flower and Garden Show including the anticipated 15 show gardens. Meant to inspire, these gardens are wild and wonderful, and built in only five days!
Our slide show is all about how to grow rose-scented geraniums in the winter and in the summer, indoors and out; how to propagate cuttings into new plants; and how to use the fragrant leaves in cocktail and dessert recipes. Plus: How to perfume your bath with the leaves!
Take in a deep breath and experience everything that blooms at the 2015 Chicago Flower & Garden Show. Showcasing the rebirth from winter to spring, the colors and smells of the most anticipated season are sure to delight!
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Let yourself go wild at this year’s 2015 San Francisco Flower & Garden Show! From 15 display gardens, specialty shops in the marketplace, designers on hand for tips, seminars, and a new urban homestead with hands-on cheese making , every type of gardener will have something to go wild about!
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Masses of wine-red flowers on airy three-foot stems nod in the slightest breeze. A classy new flowering tobacco from Floranova, more compact than its ‘Tinkerbell’ cousin. Annual.
Dime-size purple-crimson flower clusters above black-tinted foliage. A sweet William from Sahin in the Netherlands. Biennial or short-lived perennial. Zones 4-8. b-and-t-world-seeds.com, chocolateflowerfarm.com, hardyplants.com, rushcreekgrowers.com 
From German grower Dümmen comes a cornucopia of fruit-inspired African daisies, with tasty names like Blueberry and Cranberry. Purple and fuchsia petals have an iridescent look, with dark violet-blue centers. Typically used as an annual.
Spend Valentine’s Day hand-in-hand amongst alluring flowers at the 2015 Northwest Flower & Garden Show in Seattle February 11 through 15. With the theme of “Romance Blossoms,” the displays and atmosphere is sure to capture your eye, and your heart.
One of 22 varieties in the Celebrette Series, ‘Coral Light’ has a kickin’ combination of large coral flowers hovering over dark-edged foliage midstriped with a blaze of more coral. Needs some shade, but laughs at heat and humidity. Grows 8 to 10 inches tall and 10 to 12 inches wide. Annual.  simplybeautifulgardens.com
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