Photo | A Tropical Community Garden and Farm in Hawaii

A lush lakeside farm and garden set in a valley at Kukui'ula, a luxury residential community and private club in Kaua'i, Hawaii.

A lakeside farm and garden set in a valley at Kukui’ula, a luxury residential community and private club in Kaua’i, Hawaii, which is known as the “Garden Island.” Photo courtesy of Kukui’ula.

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Photo | A Romantic Canadian Hotel Garden

An intimate garden at Queen's Landing, a fine Georgian-style hotel set where the Niagara River meets Lake Ontario. Photo courtesy of Vintage Hotels.

An intimate garden at Queen’s Landing, a fine Georgian-style hotel set where the Niagara River meets Lake Ontario. Photo courtesy of Vintage Hotels.

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Happy Mother’s Day Everyone!

Photo courtesy of The Grower's Box.

Photo courtesy of The Grower’s Box, a specialty wholesaler of bulk flowers.

On this day celebrating the women responsible for making each and every one of our lives possible, Garden Variety would like to offer a word of thanks for the unconditional love, thoughtful care and tireless efforts of every mom out there, while paying tribute to the memory of those who are no longer with us.

Happy Mother’s Day!

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Terrariums | Decorative Interior Gardens Under Glass

This and all accompanying photos courtesy of Melinda Graham.

Planting terrariums is fun, rewarding and surprisingly easy. This and all accompanying photos courtesy of Melinda Graham.

Long relegated to school classrooms and science fair project tables, terrariums have found their way into homes. Here, our domestic diva, Melinda Graham, dishes on how to plant a stylish, low-maintenance mini indoor oasis this spring.

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In the Garden, Spring Finally Arrives

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A French plant market. Photo courtesy of Mike Alexander.

In France, as across much of North America, spring has finally sprung. And Mike Alexander is ready as the ‘Saint of Frost’ gives way to seasonal bloom.

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Photo | An Eco-Conscious Public Garden

Clark Gardens Botanical Park, an environmental education-focused 143-acre public garden in north-central Texas.

The reflecting pool at Clark Gardens Botanical Park, an environmental education-focused non-profit public garden in north-central Texas. Photo courtesy of Clark Gardens.

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Trout Lilies | Children of the Spring

Photo courtesy of Van Engelen (flower bulbs),

Photo courtesy of Van Engelen (flower bulbs).

GV’s Joyce Newman introduces us to a wildflower usually found on the forest floor.

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