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Youth gardening and ecology program marks 25 years - Virgin Islands Daily News


Virgin Islands Daily News
ST. THOMAS — The Junior Gardening and Ecology Academy Inc., is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, a milestone that founder and CEO Mario Francis attributes to the group's passion for youth and commitment to healthy, self-sufficient living.

TidyTowns turning over a new leaf and ramping up biodiversity efforts - The Green News


The Green News
July 30th, 2018. Fionnuala Fallon, The Irish Times gardening correspondent, asked last year if the TidyTowns competition was “out-of-step” with our increasingly “environmentally-minded approach” to maintaining our shared landscapes. Speaking with ...

Flora and fauna of Vadnais Lake - Press Pubs


Press Pubs
Numerous flora and fauna were spotted along the shores of Vadnais Lake in Vadnais-Snail Lakes Regional Park on a June afternoon. The lake is home to wild iris of the Southern Blueflag variety. The flower is one of two irises native to Minnesota.

eNature: Native Gardening and Invasive Plants Guide

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Designed to help gardeners find and recommended native garden plants in their state and lists of some of the plants that are best avoided in the garden because they can be weedy or invasive.

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