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home decor, outdoors, plants -

 "Adding house plants to my home décor sounds great, but what do I do if I have windows in my home that are small or directed north? I want to add plants in my living room, dining room and bathroom, what can I do? Luckily there are plants that grow without sunlight (requires bright indirect light) and you can grow them indoors. Great Low Light Plants: Dracaena is a beautiful houseplant, with over 50 species to choose from, that you can grow at home.  Bromeliad is a perfect plant to grow indoors, most of the varieties of this plant thrive easily...

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garden, gift, gift giving, home decor, mother's Day, nature, outdoors -

Forget the standard Mother's Day floral bouquet. This year give your mother a gift that reflects her.  Forget the standards, make it unique. We have the perfect gift to meet her personality.  Southern Charm Mary Lake-Thompson Flour Sack Towels Our selection of Mary Lake-Thompson flour sack towels and melamine plates adds the perfect touch of Southern charm to mom's home decor. A Special Touch  Himalayan Candles, L'epi de Provence Soap Dirty Sailor Girl Soaps, K. Hall Hand Creams Moms have a way of adding that special touch to the day. Now its your turn. Whimsical Spirit Vicki Sawyer housewares &...

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butterfly, garden, outdoors, springtime -

In celebration of Earth Day, April 22nd, we are giving out a complimentary pack of Milkweed seeds, while supplies last. This is an in store opportunity only. We want to encourage everyone to incorporate milkweed into the their landscape, which benefits the declining population of Monarch butterflies. What is happening to the Monarch population? The rapid depletion of the annual monarch population is a direct reflection, experts say, of the impact of humans on nature.  Monarchs must lay their eggs on the milkweed plant, which are gradually disappearing from orchards, meadows, and vacant lots where the plant once thrived but...

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art, butterfly, garden, gardening, gift, nature, outdoors, springtime -

At Papilio we are all ready for spring. It is most definitely one of our favorite seasons and the one where we do the most work in our yard. Last month we transformed our back room into a Garden Room and its quickly becoming a favorite. Organic, non-gmo, heirloom seeds as well as raw, central Florida Honey are here for your pickings. Garden themed decor and art have taken their place between different species of Ferns, Begonias, and other house plants. Concrete statuary for your garden, bird houses, bird feeders, and more of our exclusive butterfly artwork. Enjoy playing in...

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butterfly, garden, gardening, gift, nature, outdoors, springtime -

 Now is the time to get started on your summer garden. We are here to help! This spring we are carrying an array of heirloom and open-pollinated seeds from Hudson Valley Seed Company.  They have signed the Safe Seed Pledge, and adhere to Vandana Shiva's Declaration of Seed Freedom. Since May 2013, they are both a Certified Organic farm and a Certified Organic Handler (both certifications provided by NOFA-NY LLC).  Growing Your Seeds Starting a garden from seeds can be intimidating at first, but it is very simple and can save you a lot of money.  Here is a collections...

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