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Escape Winter With These Tropical Flowers

Winter isn’t always fun, especially if you live in a climate like Canada, where it is cold and snowy for almost 6 months of the year! Shoveling driveways and sidewalks gets tiring and tedious. Walking around with layers upon layers … Continue reading

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Heliconia, the Tropical Beauty

These tropical blossoms are grown for their brilliant and unusual flower heads called bracts, which rise from clumps of banana-like leaves. The size and height of heliconias vary greatly depending on the species. Some are as short as 2 feet, … Continue reading

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