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Category: Garden Goddess

Mistletoe in the Garden

(Hour 2c) Guest host State Representative Victoria Sullivan talked to Sulane Blackford of Jacques Flower Shop for The Garden Goddess.  Sulane talked about having the spirit of giving, before sharing about the custom and use of mistletoe around Christmastime.  Tune in to hear all about it....

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Christmas in the Garden

(Hour 2c) Sulane Blackford of Jacques Flower Shop began this week’s Garden Goddess segment by talking about toxicity concerns for pet owners with poinsettia.  She then talked about the legend of Saint Nicholas, shared how to make a handmade gift and more....

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Advent Observation, Yule Logs and a Christmas Tree Tip

(Hour 2c) Sulane Blackford of Jacques Flower Shop started The Garden Goddess by giving an Advent reminder.  She explored a history of the yule log and talked about a Christmastime broadcast black-out.  She then shared about a couple of helpful herbs and told the listeners a tip about taking care of the Christmas tree....

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Thanksgiving in the Garden

(Hour 2c) Sulane Blackford of Jacques Flower Shop started the Garden Goddess segment by telling Rich about Jacques’ open house, which takes place this weekend.  She then spoke about preparing your plants for winter, before giving the listeners a history lesson about Thanksgiving Day.  Tune in to hear all about it!...

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An Extended Planting Season and Learning About Tea

(Hour 2c) Sulane Blackford of Jacques Flower Shop informed Rich about this year’s extended planting season.  She spoke about paying attention to the cultivation of roses, before telling him about the benefits of yoga and how tea became a part of our culture.  Finally, she gave hints for those who like to gather in the kitchen for the Garden Goddess segment....

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Halloween in the Garden

(Hour 2c) After overcoming communication issues, Sulane Blackford of Jacques Flower Shop spoke to Rich about the black moon during The Garden Goddess.  She informed the listeners about coaxing flowers, the first corn maze, the invention of candy corn and more....

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An Indian Summer in the Garden

(Hour 2c) Sulane Blackford of Jacques Flower Shop talked to Rich about the record breaking Indian Summer that we are experiencing for The Garden Goddess.  She explained the origin of the term and informed Rich about what cultivar is.  She talked about chrysanthemum, aspen snowball, and why Italian school children wore garlic necklaces.  Finally, Sulane told Rich about one of her favorite thickeners....

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