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How to preserve flowers in 4 easy ways
Dry ‘em, press ‘em, and, uh ... microwave ‘em?
7 edible flowers and how to use them
These flowers aren't just pretty, they're also delicious
This incredibly rare orchid survives by making male beetles horny
When a species is a rare as the Disa forficaria, pollination requires some creativity.
Add a macro lens to your phone for hours of cheap entertainment
Getting up close to everyday objects can produce some truly fascinating photos.
The tricks to keeping flower arrangements gorgeous for as long as possible
Pretty petals and vases are just the beginning—especially when it comes to fending off bacteria.
To remain hidden, these beetles sparkle like jewels
A prehistoric beetle got caught in a sticky situation. Millions of years later, it’s helping scientists understand the first flowers.
How the sunflower transformed from a garden novelty to a mighty beast
Demand for the plant's oil fueled the rise in popularity.
Run, don’t walk, to see New York City’s latest corpse flower bloom
The Bronx's stinkiest resident will only blossom for a day or so.
These plants are napping their way through climate change
Some species are hitting snooze on flowering season to cope with the stresses of a warming planet.
Feel like the seasons are all out of wack? You can help scientists prove it.
Weekend warriors are tracking the early emergence of spring.