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OAKLAND, Calif., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Here's some great news for local gardeners: horticulturists aren't letting the recession or drought stop them from growing America's most popular flower - the rose.
Roses have long been a favorite of gardeners, but they often require a lot of work to thrive.
Ecology and conservation biologist at the University of Leicester, Dr David Harper, who has conducted research for over 25 years at Lake Naivasha in Kenya, today warned that cut-price Valentine roses exported for sale in the UK were 'bleeding that country dry'.
NEW YORK, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Soon, flower retailers will be abuzz filling all the flower orders in time for Valentine's Day. This is good news for the more than 45,000 Colombians working for the more than 163 Florverde(R) farms.
The World's Leading Florist Shares Some Fun Facts on the Big Day Full of Great Expectations CARLE PLACE, N.Y., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Valentine's Day is upon us and with it, comes the desire to give the most memorable and romantic display of emotions to date.
Asocolflores Launches Colombian Flower Awareness Campaign in Major U.S. Cities BOGOTA, Colombia, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Romance will be in the air in New York, Boston, Seattle, Chicago and San Francisco as dozens of "cupids" take to the streets with messages of love and flowers.
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- This Wednesday, February 4, 2009, Rosa Parks would have been 94 years old.
Research Finds 76% of Women Do Not Want Red Roses on Valentine's Day SAN DIEGO, Calif., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, ProFlowers(R), the online fresh flower marketplace, is encouraging consumers to break the mold and give what's really wanted on Valentine's Day.
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The Chinese hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, family Malvaceae) is an evergreen shrub indigenous to East Asia. Also known as China rose and Shoe flower, it is widely grown as an ornamental plant throughout the tropics and subtropics. The flowers are large, red, and firm, but lack any scent. Numerous cultivars, varieties, and hybrids have been created, with flower colors ranging from white through yellow and orange to scarlet and shades of pink, with both single and double sets of petals....