Enjoy flowers now by making ‘My Suzie’ arrangement; watch video demonstration

January 20, 2015
title image for video with Mischler's on how to make floral arrangement called My Suzie

You can enjoy flowers any time of the year when you make the “My Suzie” flower arrangement with these easy directions from Mischler’s Florist and Greenhouses, 118 South Forest Rd., Williamsville. This is a trendy design, but it’s simple enough that even a beginner will get good results. It uses hydrangeas, spray roses and...
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All-new light show called Lumagination set at Botanical Gardens

January 20, 2015
waterfall at light show 2014 Buffalo Botanical Gardens

Lumagination, the new light show at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, will have themed rooms. Here’s a view from last year’s Night Lights show. Photo by Connie Oswald Stofko An all-new light show called Lumagination will be held at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo. During...
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Orchid Show expanded at Botanical Gardens; get your orchid repotted

January 20, 2015
various orchids at Botanical Gardens

by Connie Oswald Stofko We’ve told you before that, although they look delicate, orchids are actually easy to grow. There is one tricky part, though: potting. “The hardest part is to get people to understand that you’re not putting them in dirt,” said Joseph A. DiDomenico Jr., president of the Niagara Frontier Orchid Society....
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Basic, advanced horticulture courses set for adults at McKinley High School

January 19, 2015
greenhouse

The adult education program at McKinley High School is offering two horticulture courses: one basic and one advanced. Both classes meet from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays for 13 weeks from Jan. 26 through May 4 in the greenhouse at the school, 1500 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo. The cost for each class is $175. You...
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