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The good news for Iowa gardeners is that there are many orchids that flower indoors in the winter, after spending a typically warm and humid summer outdoors, “charging their batteries” as surely as solar panels gather and store energy.
My friend Nancy Buley--director of communications by day at J. Frank Schmidt Nursery and proprietor of Treephoria, LLC by night--teased me yesterday. When you're a plant geek, teasing is easy enough--just toss a little eye candy into an email, pen a gentle muse suggesting yet another plant purchase, and hit send.