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Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens: From sugarcane plantation to Civil War base, from theme park to abandonment. How this site became a garden paradise.
We recently visited Historic Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens, located in Port Orange, Florida (near Daytona beach). It may be a garden in name today, but its varied history from 1821 until now makes it so much more. With antique trees, stunning butterflies, and historic ruins, there is surely something to catch your interest at this beautiful botanical garden.
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Plant fave of the month: Philodendron Ring of Fire
Philodendron Ring of Fire stands out from the plant crowd. Its striking foliage, ease of care, air purifying qualities, and rarity make it a must-have in my bookLet's explore what makes this plant so cool and why I think it deserves a special place in every plant lover's heart...
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Plant parent chronicles: My Alocasia Black Stem from then to now

I've been raising an Alocasia macrorrhiza 'Black Stem' over the past year. While it has grown up quite a bit, it still has a lot of growing to do. I want to share my personal experience caring for my Black Stem so far while I look ahead to its future. I hope my planting experience will offer some tips and insights if you're considering adding this stunning plant to your collection.

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