Floral Libations by Cassie Winslow

As Heard on The Daily Gardener Podcast: Floral Libations by Cassie Winslow  This book came out in 2019, and the subtitle is 41 Fragrant Drinks + Ingredients (Flower Cocktails, Non-Alcoholic and Alcoholic Mixed Drinks, and Mocktails Recipe Book). Well, Cassie’s book is a gardener’s delight, and I first ran across it in a gift shop back…

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20200101 The Daily Gardener Album Cover

Today we celebrate a French botanist and explorer who became an accomplished botanist after losing his wife. We’ll also learn about the man remembered in the late spring/summer-flowering genus Roscoea (ross-COE-ee-uh), which includes extremely fragrant herbaceous perennials in the Zingiberaceae “Zin- jah-bah-RAY-see-ee” or ginger family. We hear an excerpt from a delightful book about pruning…

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