The Story of the Carnation: Ohio’s State Flower
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The Story of the Carnation: Ohio’s State Flower

“I was a lonely teenage boncin’ buckwith a pink carnation and a pickup truck but I knew I was out of luck the day the music died” – Don McLean, American Pie Carnations: is there any flower more American? These sturdy darlings are perfect as cut flowers, in bouquets, and show off feminine, ruffled frills. …

The Therapeutic Power of Gardening for Veterans
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The Therapeutic Power of Gardening for Veterans

There’s no doubt that military veterans experience unique challenges that affect their mental and physical health. From readjusting into civilian life, to finding a new career path, to dealing with often debilitating physical injuries that require constant care, to managing mental health events such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), veterans are often affected by …