- US home construction slips 0.3% in March
US home construction slides 0.3% in March, posing a potential challenge to homebuyers
ABC News. Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:30:41 -0400.
- Why Bed Bath And Pier 1 Are Two Sides Of The Same Retail Coin
Two of the biggest national home furnishings retailers are both struggling, if not for survival than for retail relevancy itself.
By Warren Shoulberg, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 22:44:00 +0000.
- Girl, 18, who delivered baby found dead in cemetery flower pot is charged with capital murder
Jazmin Lopez, 18, of Texas, has been charged with capital murder for allegedly smothering her baby, Kailen, after delivering her in secret at home, and then burying her body in a flower pot.
Daily Mail. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:25:37 GMT.
- Wanted: flowering miracles for dry shade
Don't despair if your garden has a dead zone where nothing grows - there ARE options.
Sydney Morning Herald. Sun, 14 Apr 2019 00:40:00 +1000.
- Glass sculptures invite reflection at Kew Gardens
Visitors to Kew this spring will see a different kind of flowering thanks to US artist Dale Chihuly.
BBC News. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 15:25:47 GMT.
- 'Foreign' plants for Jewel's gardens took almost 3 years to procure, transport and acclimatise
SINGAPORE - It took almost three years getting more than 2,000 trees and palms, and over 100,000 shrubs, into Jewel Changi Airport.
Straits Times. Thu, 11 Apr 2019 12:30:00 +0800.
- Jeremy Corbyn tells Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 'get your hands dirty' in expert gardening advice
'Best way to be healthy is to get your hands dirty - in the soil!'
Chris Riotta. The Independent. Mon, 08 Apr 2019 14:51:53 +0000.
- Corbyn offers gardening tips to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Politics is known as a dirty game - and Jeremy Corbyn has advised a high-profile US congresswoman that budding gardeners also need to get their hands dirty.
Sky News. Mon, 08 Apr 2019 12:32:00 +0100.
- Zulu: Racist Blackface or Mardi Gras Tradition?
In the city of New Orleans near the mouth of Jackson Avenue as it crosses South Claiborne Avenue, families adorned in purple, green and yellow sit in rows of foldout chairs lining the lawns of single-story homes. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 29 Mar 2019 10:02:16 -0400.
- Heal Me With Plants
Gentle gardening helps patients at some hospitals relax and recover.
Ellie Shechet. New York Times. Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:47:42 GMT.
- The right way to water your garden and lawn - CNET
Save water and save money while keeping your garden healthy.
Alina Bradford. CNET. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:00:01 +0000.
- Light physical activity tied to lower heart disease risk in senior women
(Reuters Health) - Senior women may be able to reduce their risk of developing heart disease by increasing the number of hours they spend in low intensity activities, such as walking and gardening, a new study suggests.
Reuters. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:46:01 -0400.
- Desert Botanical Garden holding massive sale
Desert Botanical Gardens is holding a massive plant sale all weekend to kick off gardening season. There are over 30,000 plants to choose from.
Fox 10 Web Staff. Fox News. Sun, 17 Mar 2019 01:51:44 GMT.
- Williams-Sonoma's Pottery Barn Partners with Lilly Pulitzer
Williams-Sonoma (WSM) unveils a home decor collection in partnership with Lilly Pulitzer.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 15 Mar 2019 20:25:00 GMT.
- How to grow vegetables without a backyard - CNET
Don't let your lack of a yard stop you from having a garden.
Sarah Mitroff. CNET. Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:00:05 +0000.
- Furniture stores start year with a 2.7% drop in January sales
January sales at furniture and home furnishings stores declined 2.7% from the same month last year, as the sector posted a weaker start to 2019 than its December slump.
Furniture Today. Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:33:05 -0400.
- Trail-blazing gardening women of Kew
The first female gardeners at Kew had to garden in bloomers, but in other ways were ahead of their time.
BBC News. Fri, 08 Mar 2019 02:31:44 GMT.
- Celebrate Spring and Agastache, Herb of the Year 2019!
Posted by cookinwithherbs I am gearing up for upcoming spring programs and I will be kicking off the gardening season at the Arkansas Flower and Garden Show in Little Rock, from March 1 to March 3. There is a great lineup ...
Vegetable Gardener. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 19:04:43 -0500.
- How a one-hour 'planting party' lifts spirits, builds skills among women in prison
Exposure to nature, even through a brief gardening activity, can improve well-being among women in prison, a new study finds.
Science Daily. Wed, 30 Jan 2019 16:16:32 EST.
- Mastering the Art of Vegetable Gardening
Posted by WesternGardener Is vegetable gardening more of an art than a science? In his new book, Matt Mattus uses his experience as a visual designer, artist, horticulturist and futurist to help uncover the answer to that question.
Vegetable Gardener. Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:06:56 -0500.