Plants

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Top 6 Mosquito Repellent Plants To Keep Pests Away

Summer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs

05/21/2015

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Choose Mother’s Day Flowers That Will Live Longer

Let your gift stand out by choosing flowers and plants that will last beyond the second Sunday in May.

05/08/2015

Plants covered at Galloway Farms Nursery for cold weather (Source: CBS4)

Tourists Can’t Escape Cold, As Locals Take Precautions For Pets & Plants

Tourists traded the usual flip flops and bathing suits on South Beach for sweaters and scarves Thursday.

02/19/2015

Leap Motion Controller (Source: CBS4)

Guide: High-Tech Gadget Gifts For The Holidays

Finding the perfect gift can be rather tricky–especially for someone who appears to have everything. But perhaps you haven’t come across some unique tech gifts that will please everyone, from the gardener with a green thumb to the world traveler, even Lego enthusiasts.

CBS4–12/19/2013

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Top Spots To Pick Up A Poinsettia

A great poinsettia can really liven things up and get the holiday spirit going. Miami has some fabulous florists that offer the best selections of the holiday plants.

12/02/2013

Flower (Source: www.livingcolorgardencenter.net)

Best Plant Nurseries In South Florida To Start Your Spring Garden

South Florida’s springtime climate makes it the perfect atmosphere to plant a garden. Throughout the area there are excellent plant nurseries offering a variety of plants and even tropical fruit trees.

CBS4–03/02/2013

Cold Weather

The Four P’s Of Cold Weather Safety

After a couple of days of unusually warm weather across South Florida, now the temperatures are about to tumble and you may need to remember the Four P’s of cold weather safety.

CBS4–02/15/2013

(Source: CBS4) Cold damages crops in South Florida

Guide To Protecting Plants From The Cold

Some delicate ornamental plants don’t tolerate the cold well, even if well above the freezing mark. Orchids, houseplants, and new plantings are particularly at risk in the chill.

CBS4–01/04/2012

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Guide To The “Four P’s” Of Cold Weather Safety

South Floridians simply aren’t used to shivering through extremely cold weather. That’s why we need to remember the “Four P’s” of cold weather safety when the temperatures tumble.

CBS4–01/04/2012

FAST FACTS: Protecting Plants From The Cold

Some delicate ornamental plants don’t tolerate the cold well, even if well above the freezing mark. Orchids, houseplants, and new plantings are particularly at risk in the chill. Here are some suggestions for showing a green […]

CBS4–01/04/2010

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