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Adventures in a Garden Wonderland

Booklet of puzzles and quizzes given out at RHS Wisley to support their 2015 Adventures in Wonderland event.

From their website:

You’ll be grinning like a Cheshire cat as we celebrate the 150th birthday of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, sponsored by Witan Investment Trust, with free activities every weekday and live music on Sundays.

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Alice In Wonderland

2015 Harbin Classic

Roswell High School teachers wrapped up the 2015 Harbin Classic with a 65-62 win over the senior class. This was the 4th Annual Harbin Classic Faculty/Senior Basketball game where students and teachers faced off on the RHS basketball court. 103 more words

Charles Harbin

All at sea with Miscanthus - the Glasshouse Borders at RHS Wisley

A rather blustery day yesterday at the RHS flagship gardens at Wisley and the Glasshouse borders were taking a battering. The Miscanthus outside the Glasshouse, large beds anchored by golden Beech monoliths and circling flat-topped islands of Sarcococca, became a seething maelstrom of dry-gold, sometimes illuminated and back-lit by shafts of sunlight. 66 more words

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Ridgeland's Burton to retire

After more than a decade as Ridgeland’s head football coach and athletic director, Kenny Burton announced his plans to retire in a news release sent out by the school. 318 more words


Garden Guru: Sweet Box

GARDEN GURU: A plant gets my attention when the RHS describes it as ‘tolerant of atmospheric pollution, dry shade and neglect’. But Sarcococca is much more than a survivor; it’s a wonderful, small leaved evergreen, with winter bloom which gives off an intoxicating scent – hence it’s commonly known as ‘sweet box’. 74 more words

Garden Guru

Daily Flower Candy: Geranium 'Rozanne'

I will admit to being underwhelmed when the RHS named Geranium ‘Rozanne’ their ‘Plant of the Centenary’ in 2013. The hardy perennial was chosen by RHS members from a list of 10 plants which included Russell Hybrid lupins, … 292 more words