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Virginia State Featured Florists
9848 Main StFairfax, VA 22031
3212 Brambleton Ave. S.WRoanoke, VA 24018
19350 Winmeade DrLeesburg, VA 20176
600 N Glebe RdArlington, VA 22203
462 Washington StreetPortsmouth, VA 23704
Virginia Flowers News
Oct 10, 2019
October Companion Plants and the Soil They Love - Prescott eNews
I think they are the best plants for October colors in our area. From the tree down to bottom of the grouping, you see Prescott Blaze Maple, Red Wall Virginia Creeper, Compact Burning Bush, Fox Red Sedge, mums, and kale. Each is coming into its autumn colors right now.
Autumn is the season of transition from summer gardens to winter-blooming flowers, and the planting of vegetables harvested through the end of the year. However, if you are a gardener whose summer efforts have failed to meet the expectations you had for your garden, you may not want to consider extending your sad summer run! But, take heart...
If your gardens have struggled, their soils probably are the culprits.
The ideal garden soil has the right texture, composition, drainage, acidity, and mineral density. Determine any faults of your gardens' soils, correct those faults, and any plants in the proper soil will want to grow heartily, no matter the season. Get this balance of desirable traits even close to ideal, and your gardening successes will increase noticeably. Guaranteed!
Here are four easy DIY tests for the average homeowner to make a garden's soil assessment:
Soil is classified as clay, sandy, or loamy. Clay is nutrient-rich, but slow draining. Sand is quick draining but has trouble retaining nutrients and moisture. Loam is considered the ideal soil because it retains moisture and nutrients but isn't soggy.
Squeeze Test - One of the most fundamental characteristics of soil is its composition.
To determine your soil type, take a handful of moist soil from your garden, and give it a firm squeez... Oct 10, 2019
Former Fire Chief In Point Pleasant Boro, Business Owner Dies - Point Pleasant, NJ Patch
He became chief of the department in 1971. He was an avid outdoorsman and purchased the family's vacation home on the Eastern Shore of Virginia before eventually moving there in 1980. After retiring to Florida in 1990, Lauer worked as a park ranger at Homosassa Springs State Wildlife Park, according to his obituary. He owned several antique cars, most recently a Model T and a Model A. He was a member of the Citrus A's Model A Ford Car Club, Ye Olde Model A Club, and the Traveling A's Club. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his wife, family, and many friends. Lauer was predeceased by his wife of 60 years, Carol A. Lauer; parents, George A. and Julia Stedtler Lauer; brother, George "Moe" Lauer; and a son, David Lauer. He is survived by his children, Ernest C. Lauer (and Lori Middleton), of Parksley, Tamara B. Pruitt (and Gil), of Onancock, John W. Lauer (and Linda Hurley), of Onancock, Frederick A. "Fritz" Lauer (and Susan), of Parksley, and Jody L. Lauer (and Stephanie), of Kennebunk, Maine. He was very proud of his grandchildren, Jason, Hope, Kristen, Hartley, Severn, Chance, and Hannah, and his great-grandchildren, Camden, Lucas, and Tatem. A memorial service was held at Onancock Baptist Church, 1 Crockett Ave., Onancock, Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Ernie Lauer, to Riverside Shore Hospice, P.O. Box 616, Onley, VA 23418. Sep 19, 2019
Delaware Valley Floral Group Opens Long Island Distribution Center and Acquires CP Flowers Direct, Inc - PerishableNews
Logistics. With corporate headquarters located in Sewell, New Jersey, the company also operates out of facilities in Jessup, Maryland; Richmond, Virginia; Edison, New Jersey; Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Erie, Pennsylvania, Hauppauge, New York; Syracuse, New York; Berlin, Connecticut; Shrewsbury, Massachusetts; Miami, Florida; and Oxnard, California. dvfg.com
... Aug 22, 2019
Nell Nolan: Floral Trail, Rotary Club Metairie, Imperial Woods Gourmet Club - NOLA.com
President Cathy R. Schwab, escorted by her husband, Richard; Treasurer Matt Hedrick Jr. with spouse Sally; and Secretary Virginia H. Roch, who escorted Heather Schwab Isham, the queen of 2011-2012. Mr. Reith escorted the queen of 1997-1998, Courtney Hedrick Dusang. Harry G. Yeatman is the vice president and Richard Schwab, Sally Hedrick and Reith are at large.Presented as visiting festival queens were Misses Victoria Marie Callahan, Caylee Elizabeth Deshotel, Caroline Elizabeth Hardy, Janet Lee Nelson and Kristal Marie Breaux. “And now,” announced emcee Matt Hedrick, “please welcome the 2018-2019 Queen of Floral Trail, Miss Callie Renee McDaniel. The daughter of Mr. Cecil Charles McDaniel and Ms. Michelle Renée Deris, she was escorted by her grandfather, Mr. William George Deris. In reviewing her reign, she said how proud she has been “representing my hometown of New Orleans” and how excited she was for her royal successor.Miss Emma Gertrude Thibeaux now wears the 2019-2020 crown. Her parents are Mr. and Mrs. Hunter Alvah Thibeaux. She enjoyed a day of thrills that had her and her court arriving at 1 p.m. at the Sheraton before their transportation to Muriel’s Jackson Square and a lined-up entrance to Jackson Square for the crowning. Included there were board members, royal mothers, John Young, visiting queens, her majesty of last year, the new cortege and emcee Candice Steltz. After the coronation, a carriage procession returned to the Sheraton for the formal presentation and dinner.Members of queen Emma’s court w... Aug 22, 2019
Eugene Brock 'Gene' Maxey, 77, nothing made him happier than golfing with buddies at the Golden Horseshoe - Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
Born Nov. 11, 1941, in Norfolk to Clarence “Red” Maxey and Harriette Foster Maxey, Gene earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Virginia Tech, was a member of Cotillion Club, and as a member of the Corps of Cadets, received his Air Force commission. As a logistics officer, he served around the world from Thailand and Germany to England and Taiwan. His military career concluded at Langley Air Force Base, where he retired after 21 years of proud service. Gene then utilized his military expertise for 18 years as director of Materials Management for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.
Nothing made Gene happier than golfing at the Golden Horseshoe with his golf buddies. He loved spending time at the Kingsmill Yacht Club and Sports Club. A huge film buff, Gene enjoyed Fridays at the movies, cheering his beloved Hokies and spending time with family and friends.
All will remember Gene as a fun-loving and considerate friend, father and husband. While serving at Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany, Gene met his wife of 49 years, Jeanne Strassel Maxey. He treasured their daughter Laura Maxey, now living in Richmond, warmly welcoming her husband, Charles Shaffer, to his family. All of them express gratitude to their incredible neighbors and friends ...