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Protect rhododendrons carefully during mixed weather conditions

The last I wrote about rhododendrons, I got inquiries about what...set. This strategy has allowed rhododendron to survive the millennia; the sky. There are lots of rhododendrons in the world, and there are...
Photo: A nice day for a stroll

Josh Beach and Linda Williams look before crossing Calhoun Avenue near the Juneau-Douglas City Museum on Tuesday. Flowering lilac, hawthorn and rhododendron surround Amos Wallace's totem, "Harnessing of the Atom."
Photo: A growing contribution

...Architects). Henry and Grace Akiyama planted the garden in front of his clinic in the 1960s. Two years ago, when the property was purchased, the garden was preserved and enlarged, and features red early-blooming rhododendrons.
What's in Bloom: Prepping primula

...a resting bud which many spring-blooming plants produce during the fall in anticipation of the coming year. Lilacs and Rhododendron are other plants that form resting buds; their flowers are already formed on this year's growth and ready to greet next...
From the Garden: Landscaping for delight, texture or to cultivate the wild

...relationship as the originator. Take the gloriously flowering rhododendron, for instance, that has bloomed reliably over a decade...could desire. Labrador tea, which is one of the hundreds of rhododendron species, makes a sprawling, evergreen groundcover that...
Spring Plant Sale signals the start of gardening season

...climate and zone, Rhubarb and Raspberries, Tomato starts and Seed Potatoes, Primroses of various styles and colors, Rhododendrons, Lilacs, Roses and sweet smelling Violas will be in abundance.Chairperson Elfrida Nord of the Juneau Garden Club will...
From the Garden: Sharing the passion is part of the delight

...collection. People come to the nursery describing a flower they saw, or showing a smart phone photo of a desired tree or rhododendron blossom. Perhaps they saw it in a friend's yard and they want one too; it becomes a treasure hunt trying to identify...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...alive. There are new colors of hardy rhododendrons from the exciting breeding program...are particularly excited about these rhododendrons from Finland; they were bred at high...often call for. Think of those red rhododendrons in front of Dr. Akiyama's office...
What matters is process

The rhododendron skeleton in my yard reminds me what is important. We dug the hole...embrace. So was it a bad idea, that in our sadness, we planted that rhododendron? After all, it died and never brought us flowers. Is it a bad idea...
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