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Giardino di Boboli (Boboli Gardens), Florence, Italy

Giardino di Boboli (Boboli Gardens) in Florence, Italy, is one of the country’s most important gardens, a living history course in Italian garden design from the Renaissance to the 19th century. Like all Italian Gardens, it was designed to show the owner’s wealth and power rather than showcase flowers, with impressive statues and other artwork set among a tapestry of green. Save your feet and take a virtual tour of this 111-acre outdoor museum…

Use Peer Reviewed Information

In the age of the internet, information is cheap, easy and everyone has an opinion. That’s great if you’re trying to pick a paint color or a movie.  It’s not so great if you’re trying to save your tree or get rid of the bees under your siding. Some things in life really do require […]

Articles About Plant Processes and Stuff

How do plants DO that? Here’s a collection of articles that explore some unusual ways plants grow, how they develop, their relationship with a type of fungi, and one extra unrelated article about what we call plants. Learn more in these archived articles…

Plants Plus: Raspberries

One in the Plants Plus Series – a remix of past training presentations, printed materials and other references focused on specific plants or topics to help you increase your knowledge so you can better answer homeowner questions. To get 2 hours of continuing education credit for watching and reading this package of information, just complete the short quiz! This Plants Plus package focuses on growing raspberries. 

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