RHS Garden Wisley (we checked in with them back in April) reopens, then below the jump, Journey Through Spring II from the New York Botanical Garden (almost 20 minutes long; we looked at their magnolias back in March). Next up, a walk around the double walled garden at the National Botanic Garden of Wales (Gardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru; we checked in with them back in April as well).
The peony garden at Longwood Gardens, then below the jump, the director of the JC Raulston Arboretum in Raleigh, Mark Weathington, introduces you to the peonies in their collection.
A few more “stay calm and busy at home” type videos for the covid-19 pandemic, from Dolce & Gabbana. First, Helen Mirren reads us a poem (really, she should do that everyday, but this one will have to suffice), then, below the jump, Il Volo perform their “Grande Amore”, “O sole mio” by Enrico Caruso and “Turandot’s Nessun Dorma” by Giacomo Puccini. Next up, an 8 minute crochet session with Gayane, and last, Francesco shows you how to re-pot a cactus.
Dave Forehand of The Dallas Arboretum talks about osmanthus. Then below the jump, Hermione Wang of This Is Shanghai shows you how to make osmanthus syrup.
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