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Links We Love: Chelsea Flower Show

May 22, 2012
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The 2012 RHS Chelsea Flower Show started today and will run through May 26. The best site for information is probably the official RHS Chelsea Flower show site, which lists information about how to get tickets, winners, videos, and more. 

-Best in Show went to Cleve West, for his Brewin Dolphin garden (above). 

Prince William and Kate's Honeymoon Souvenir: A Giant Seed

May 23, 2011
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One of our most popular botanic superlative columns was about the seed of the coco-de-mer (The Largest Seed), which, according to the British tabloids, was a honeymoon souvenir for Prince William and his new bride, Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, from their time in the Seychelles Islands. After all, who doesn't want a giant, bottom-like nut for their new house?

The Royal Wedding: Flowers and Bouquet Update

April 29, 2011
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As the lone, unashamed Royalist in the GardenDesign.com and Saveur.com office, I am here to report on all the floral details of the Royal Wedding, reported live—from my sofa and my television.

Royal Wedding Bouquets

April 13, 2011
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And here's our update post for the Royal Wedding with all the flower details of the wedding, including the bouquet and the trees inside Westminster Abbey!