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2013-04-16 23:01:11

Partiestogrow.com is celebrating Earth day and will include 12 additional seed packets with every flower party favor order placed in April for a total of 24 packets with each kit! That's an extra 12 seed packets to plant in the garden or on the deck and patio. Lebanon NJ (PRWEB) April 16, 2013 In celebration of Earth Day this month, PartiesToGrow.com is giving away an extra 12 seed packets with every order! Order the flower party favor pack in the month of April and receive extra seeds to...

2008-08-22 15:00:29

By RAYMOND A. EDEL The Frelinghuysen Arboretum has expanded its cellphone tour service. The Morris Township facility has added a self-guided tour of its coleus plantings. Patrons can dial a number to hear Ray Rogers talk about almost 20 coleus cultivars growing in the Scherer Garden. Rogers is the author of "Coleus: Rainbow Foliage for Containers and Gardens." "I love coleus because of their colors," said Rogers, a North Brunswick resident. "You have practically every color available...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'