Gardening Oklahoma

Gardening Oklahoma

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Gardening articles from NewsOK

RIGHT AT HOME: Modern folklore patterns adorn decor
Many young international designers are drawing on heritage, folklore and their imaginations to create contemporary textile, ceramic and wall-covering patterns. Some are finding larger audiences through decor retailers and online sites. Others are taking their imaginations outdoors, onto the sides of buildings. At... Read More
For both beauty and flavor, consider planting berry bushes
No need to choose between planting either an ornamental or a fruiting bush in your yard. Plant both with a single plant! Many berry bushes are pretty enough to be grown as landscape plants. Let's foray out into the yard to see which bushes are best at offering these dual pleasures. BEAUTIFUL BLUES Blueberries... Read More
2 approaches to turning recycled materials into art
What have you not seen recycled into an art form? Everything from T-shirts to trash finds new life, as artists and crafters scramble to create something new out of something old. Here's a look at two couples who have found interesting ways to turn recycling into art, and enjoy doing it together. ___ Jennifer... Read More
Iris society to host annual show
The Oklahoma Iris Society will host its annual iris show from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Will Rogers Exhibition Center, 3400 NW 36. Read More
Asian shares advance as US bond yields push dollar higher
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares mostly rose Tuesday as a surge in U.S. bond yields pushed the value of the dollar higher against other major currencies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 gained 0.9 percent to finish at 22,278.12, helped by the weaker yen. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 climbed 0.7 percent to... Read More
No typical double date: Trumps, Macrons dine at Mount Vernon
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tending to bonding before business, President Donald Trump and France's Emmanuel Macron opened the French president's visit Monday with an anything-but-ordinary double date with their wives at George Washington's house. The presidents and their spouses hopped on a helicopter bound for Mount... Read More
The Latest: Trump, Macron return to White House after dinner
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the state visit by President Emmanuel Macron of France (all times local): 8:15 p.m. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron are returning to the White House following dinner at George Washington's house. The dinner Monday night at Mount Vernon in Virginia... Read More
'Health equity' includes universal design, aging in place
'Health equity' includes universal design, aging in place. Read More
The Oklahoman's house plan for April 21, 2018, the Lindley
The Oklahoman's house plan for April 21, 2018, the Lindley. Read More


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