What’s the deal with Dirt

My guess is that many people don't find dirt very interesting.  But the truth is that people study it intensely.  ...
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Name that plant!

Believe it or not but there are rules and regulations for naming plants.  The International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated ...
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This new rose is a ‘Top Gun’

One of the invaluable advantages of our sister company Montale Gardens is they introduce us to new plants.  Particularly plants ...
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French Blend Tulip

Tulip Trivia

On this snowy and blisteringly cold day I find myself dreaming of tulips. You see, my mother loves tulips.  Even ...
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Why we do it…50 years and still going

ILT is in our fist week of the season. Each morning we are greeted at 6 am by new and ...
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What is Scilla?

What is Scilla? We have probably all marveled at the beautiful fields of blue that pop up around this time ...
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Corporate Woods, Vernon Hills, IL

Benefits of a Spring Clean Up

A spring clean up for the inside of your home can mean different things to different people.  To some it ...
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Happy Pi Day

And a special shout out to all the ADPis around the world #firstandfinest ...
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50 Years of Stories – Hooks Nursery

The Uniqueness of Plants Bill MacReynolds, owner of Hooks Nursery, was pivotal in my career. At the time he was ...
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