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The 15 Most Beautiful Gardens in the World

For us, nothing says spring quite like fresh flowers. So it’s no wonder we’ve been daydreaming of botanical gardens lately. Of course, these scenic sanctuaries aren’t limited to vibrant blooms. Some spotlight indigenous plants, while others showcase exotic greenery. Add to that fanciful topiaries, meandering paths, graceful fountains and more. From Jardin Majorelle in Morocco to Italy’s Giardini Botanici Villa Taranto these are the most majestic gardens around the world.  Continue at Source: The 15 Most Beautiful Gardens in the World

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Top 5 Places in Colorado to See Wildflowers

Summertime in Colorado brings a plethora of greenery and gorgeous blooms. We were able to narrow down the list of top spots to see wildflowers this season, so lace up your hiking boots and get your cameras ready!

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Flower power: 10 of the world’s best destinations for blooms

We never quite know when a particular flower will choose to bloom, but bloom they inevitably will. From vibrant tulips to delicate orchids, flowering plants cover the planet. It’s easy to be swept away by their fragrance and appearance; these buds hold more power than a muse to our poetic whimsy. Practically speaking, they form the foundational food source for ecosystems around the world. We have flowers to thank for the nourishment that sustains life—as well as the beauty they bring into it. (See more colorful destinations around the world.)

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How to plant and eat edible flowers

Did you know a lot of flowers are edible? Jolie Anne Donohue, aka The Gardening Goddess, teaches us how to start planting our own edible garden.

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Where to See Blooming Flowers Around the World

There are some locations around the world that are fully defined by their floral landscapes: You can’t even think about Holland without picturing tulip farms, … Read More …

The Best Places To See Cherry Blossoms Around The World

From mid-March to mid-April cherry blossom trees around the US will start showing their pink petals in time for week-long festivals celebrating the flower, as well … Read More …

10 Amazing Facts About Cherry Blossoms

The very first cherry trees to arrive in America—as a gift from Japan—were a flop. They were too big, too weak, and too infested with bugs, so they were thrown in … READ MORE …

The Ultimate Guide to Cherry Blossom Festival Events Around DC

The National Cherry Blossom Festival runs March 20 through April 14, celebrating the blossoms with parties, pop-ups, Japanese cultural events, and a parade. READ MORE …

Where to view the cherry blossoms outside of Japan

Japan is better known for it, but you better believe there are plenty of countries places around the globe … READ MORE …

What is elderflower and why is it everywhere right now?

Elderflower is everywhere right now, from the lemon and elderflower cake at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, to a commercial… READ MORE …