Month: June 2021

Gardena opens its doors to a world of gardens

Gardena, the only full-service park in Denver, is welcoming visitors to a new world of outdoor living.The new facility, which opened Monday, will offer the city’s first indoor garden on an adjacent hillside, the first one of its kind in the country.The park’s main building is on the hillside...

How to save your life, your money and your future with a few tips

You know you’ve found the perfect gardening spot when you see a few weeds that look the way they should.That’s because the best garden plants are planted to grow back in the ground in a way that will last for generations.That means that a few years ago, when you...

When you want to have your cake and eat it too

When you were a child you used to be able to get your cake for a penny from a store.You’d get a basket, put a few pennies in, and you’d get to eat it.Now, you’ll pay $1.00 to have a slice of cake in the store, and $1 for...

When a German botanical garden makes you cry, it’s time to take a walk

By JEFFREY GARNABYTEN | 14 July 2015 09:53:58A botanical park in the southern German city of Tübingen has been hit by an online petition asking for it to close.The park, located in the old industrial area of Stadt-Anlagen, attracted about 5,000 visitors last year, mostly tourists and residents.The petition...

How to buy a wine cellar in Vancouver

The Vancouver wine cellar industry is booming.The city is home to some of the best and most diverse wine regions in the world.But there are plenty of reasons why the industry is thriving in the city.One of them is that Vancouverites are starting to shop more online.And the wine...

A botanical garden wedding in Melbourne is worth every penny

A botanic garden wedding is worth the price of admission and the atmosphere, according to a wedding photographer in Melbourne.Robbie Cramer, who was also married at the same venue last year, said he was thrilled to have a botanical wedding in his home city.“We did it in my backyard,...

The botanical garden kit for beginners

I recently got a chance to sit down with one of the founders of the Denver Botanical Garden to find out more about the kit’s offerings, the challenges of getting a product to market, and how they’re adapting to the changing market.The Denver Botanic Garden has an annual outdoor...