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Roses, petunias, geraniums and zinnias have brilliant colors but little nectar, while yellow jessamine, which has fragrant, yellow flowers, produces abundant nectar and is fed on heavily when hummingbirds return from their migration in early spring.
Otherwise, like my petunias, the relationship will suffer.
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — One-hundred-fifty baskets of pink petunias hang from the light posts all over this city, watered regularly by residents trying to make their community feel alive again.
Marion County A: The goal of annual plants like petunias is to produce leaves, flowers and seeds during one growing season, and then die.
Plant petunias, snapdragons, zinnias and marigolds.
The research done on the Supertunia Vista Bubblegum petunia, a Louisiana Super Plants selection, for example, was conducted at the Hammond Research Station.
Nisbet designed the black petunia pendant in the foyer, where Weinrib’s graphic zigzag rug covers the floor.
Here’s a bacterium whose genetic material includes genes from a diverse bestiary: Icelandic hyperthermophiles, petunias, yeast, perhaps a bit of bioluminescent jellyfish.
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First Known Use: 1825See Words from the same year
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