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2014-04-11 23:24:12

Treat Mom to Honor's Haven Resort & Spa's Annual Tulip Festival & Mother's Day Celebration. Featuring vendors, live entertainment, jewelry auction and more! Ellenville, NY (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 For the fourth year in a row, Honor’s Haven Resort & Spa is proud to present its Annual Tulip Festival & Mother's Day Celebration, Sunday, May 11th from 1:00AM – 4:00PM in Ellenville, NY. The day’s festivities will kick off at 11:00AM with a spectacular...

2014-03-18 23:01:24

With spring on its way, King Kullen is ready to help their customers with all their spring flower needs. Bethpage, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The winter season is always so full of gray, and now that spring is right around the corner, it’s time to add some color back into the world. King Kullen knows that the best way to do this is with some lovely spring flowers. Planting bulb plants is a relatively simple task that requires little effort, but delivers a wonderful result. With a little...

2013-10-30 23:02:08

Late fall before the ground freezes is the best time to plant bulbs. King Kullen has tips and advice for gardeners on fall planting. Bethpage, NY (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 October, or late fall, is the time to plant spring flowering bulbs. King Kullen has some tips and advice for gardeners to ensure their spring blooms are healthy and vibrant. There is a wide array of spectacular bulbs that are just perfect for planting in the late fall such as tulips, lilies, daffodils and hyacinths....

2013-10-03 23:36:22

Stunning photography unveils the unexpected beauty of fall planted bulbs and blooms, side by side in the garden from online bulb source, Longfield Gardens. Lakewood, NJ (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 ‘Stop and smell the roses’ is a great way to say: slow down and enjoy life! For the bulb gardener, this wise old adage can be translated to say “Stop and watch the tulips.” There is a marvelous transformation that happens in a tulip during its entire life cycle, and during any given day....

Ancient Ancestor Of Tulip Tree Line Identified
2013-09-12 12:42:34

Indiana University The modern-day tulip tree, state tree of Indiana as well as Kentucky and Tennessee, can trace its lineage back to the time of the dinosaurs, according to newly published research by an Indiana University paleobotanist and a Russian botanist. The tulip tree, Liriodendron tulipfera, has been considered part of the magnolia family. But David Dilcher of Indiana University Bloomington and Mikhail S. Romanov of the N.V. Tsitsin Main Botanical Garden in Moscow show that it...


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Flower of a tulip tree, Liriodendron tulipfera
2014-02-14 15:44:22

Liriodendron tulipifera is a large tree from the Magnoliaceae family. It is commonly referred to as the Tulip tree, American tulip tree, Tulip poplar, Fiddle-tree and Yellow poplar. L. tulipifera is one of the largest indigenous trees in the eastern United States. It has been known to reach heights of 190 feet. Its trunk can reach up to 10 feet in diameter. Ordinarily its height reaches around 70 to 100 feet. The bark is furrowed and brown. The wood is light yellow to brown. The sapwood is...

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2005-06-23 10:59:16

Tulips are plants of the genus Tulipa in the lily family Liliaceae. They are bulbous plants, that have large, showy flowers consisting of six petals. There are around 100 species, originating from the region from southern Europe, north Africa, and Asia from Anatolia and Iran east as far as northeast China and Japan. The center of diversity of the genus is in the Pamir and Hindu Kush mountains and the steppes of Kazakhstan. The tulip is the national flower of Iran and Turkey, and tulip...

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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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