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When did plastic plants become acceptable?

Plants are important.  Really, really important.  They play important roles in society and in the nature that supports our societies: plants feed us; they are a source of many pharmaceuticals; they produce oxygen and store up carbon dioxide; they can… 876 more words

Biodiversity

Living A Life You Can Endure

I’ve been wrestling with the question of how to find balance in my life during these difficult times. My own work has suffered as I’ve spent my days petitioning, writing letters and making phone calls. 936 more words

Poetry

Your guide to Laneway Festival Singapore 2017

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

WHERE

The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive

WHEN

Saturday, from 10am

ADMISSION

$185 for standard tickets, $166.50 a ticket for purchases of five or more tickets, from Sistic (go to… 230 more words

Current Affairs

Treasure 44: the Calke Abbey Garden Book

Anyone who has had to look after a garden will appreciate the amount of work and dedication involved in maintaining the grounds of stately homes, such as… 72 more words

News

Cosmetic Snow ❄

Our local weather newscaster has a new term for a beautiful light fluffy snow day! It’s called cosmetic snow.

Today I enjoyed being cozy inside and watching the birds in my yard as the light “fluffies” were falling… 9 more words

General

Flowers bring so much colour into our world. They do not think of competing with the flowers beside them. They just bloom, to add vividness to our sight and beauty to the Earth.

Botanical Gardens