garden

Pink Azaleas in Bloom - stock photo
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Kim Glovas
July 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you have children, and a garden, you may want to know what you are growing in case your child decides to take a bite. A local poison specialist explains which poisonous plants are common in many yards. Beautiful blooms on azaleas, hydrangeas and rhododendron can be...
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Lynne Adkins
May 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Digging in the dirt can be a great therapy for people with disabilities. Turning over the garden, touching the plants and breathing in the wonderful earthy scents can go a long way to help people with autism and Alzheimer's, according to Nancy Minich, a registered...
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April 11, 2019 - 12:14 pm
By Rasa Kaye PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — ’Tis the season for getting down and dirty. Whether your garden sprawls across acres of landscaping or across a balcony of pots, April is finally the month most of us can start stirring up the soil for a new year of fabulous flora. Can you dig it? Now’s...
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Bamboo rules are becoming common throughout the region.
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Justin Udo
March 18, 2019 - 4:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Gardeners beware: A popular plant is under fire and may soon face some new restrictions. The bright green stalks of the bamboo tree are synonymous with Asia, but the invasive species has been at the center a controversy in the Delaware Valley. "When we had a recent...
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Local gardeners get some professional help brightening up their green thumbs as the Philadelphia Flower Show closes out its 190th year.
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Justin Udo
March 10, 2019 - 3:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Local gardeners get some professional help brightening up their green thumbs as the Philadelphia Flower Show closes out its 190th year. The bright colors and lively plants of the Philadelphia Flower Show are an annual reminder that winter will not be around much...
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