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Focus on Flowers is a program on flowers and gardening hosted by Moya Andrews and produced by WFIU Public Media in Bloomington, Indiana.Focus on Flowers is a program on flowers and gardening hosted by Moya Andrews and produced by WFIU Public Media in Bloo



Last Build Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:30:42 +0000

Copyright: 2014
 



Liatris Is A Monarch Magnet

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:30:42 +0000

Liatris attracts lots of those lovely Monarch butterflies into our gardens.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/Kpb-Bj5w3bk/180118-monarch-magnets.mp3




Native Prairies

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:29:43 +0000

Since the 1830s, about 99 percent of American tall grass prairies have been destroyed.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/eo0hVFKunKU/180111-go-native.mp3




Ruined And Forsaken Gardens

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 14:28:37 +0000

Poetry by Algernon Charles Swinburne and Oscar Wilde.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/orLFNj40h0g/180104-two-poems.mp3




A Thousand Flowers, Each Seeming One

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 14:27:34 +0000

Excerpts from" A Flower in a Letter" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/7qDvVZGTTw0/171228-flower-poem.mp3




Co-Existence

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 16:01:31 +0000

Plants, like people, often seem better because of the virtues of others.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/kFn2nUstWOA/171221-co-existence.mp3




Namesake Gifts For The Holidays

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:00:28 +0000

Namesake plant gifts are easy to send and are usually well received.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/yZZDH2cjXNs/171214-holiday-gifts.mp3







Scented & Double Daffodils

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:58:50 +0000

As I look for late season bargains, I look for daffodils that bloom late and are scented as well as double.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/F0OfdnRr0IY/171130-scented-double-daffodils.mp3




Successes & Failures

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:56:13 +0000

November is a good time to evaluate our successes and failures during the past growing season.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/HDJ2wGt8V2c/171123-successes-failures.mp3




Gifts For Thanksgiving Hosts

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:54:26 +0000

If you are invited for Thanksgiving dinner and wish to present the host with a horticulturally orented gift, here are a few suggestions.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuFocusOnFlowers/~5/sIvqKfD3ZwU/171116-gifts.mp3