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Black-Bellied Whistling Duck

Black-Bellied Whistling Duck

This South American whistling duck is expanding its range north, and there are many places in Florida to see them.

New Roses Sugar Plum Jackson Perkins

5 New Roses for 2016

Celebrate Valentine’s Day by choosing a new rose for your garden this year.

Oberwerk Binocular Giveaway

Binocular Giveaway

We just launched a new giveaway and you don’t want to miss out! Our friends…

Growing Flowers in Space Scott Kelly NASA

Growing Flowers in Space

Think starting seeds on Earth is hard? Imagine the trouble they’ve had growing flowers in space!

Florida Winter Ducks Northern Shoveler

Parade of Winter Florida Ducks

Many Florida ducks, like Florida residents, are only here in the winter. Here are a few you might be able to see.