‘Double Fantasy’ Christmas Rose

A Shade Loving, Early Blooming Perennial Through the years a variety of plants have come to be called “Christmas Rose”; they are all steeped in a legend that dates back centuries. Most frequently, the plant Americans associate with the Christmas Rose legend is the hellebore. In late winter the first plants to bloom in my …

Are Gifts All That Count For Christmas?

With the Christmas season quickly approaching, many families, especially those which are a bit stretched financially in these financial times, are wondering whether they could just buying so many gifts and enjoy the true meaning of the holiday. This isn't easy to instill in adolescent kids. However, you and your siblings can change your attitude …