1. Can a visit to the Flower Show help her learn to love gardening?

    - One woman visits the Flower Show on a quest to keep even one plant alive.

  2. Got spring fever? Garden show plants new ideas

    - It’s that time again, when the first stirrings of spring get some of us all flushed and feverish and dreaming about planting things.

  3. Color contained - and unleashed

    - Container gardens, whether enormous pots or narrow windowboxes, can bring a splash of early spring color to any home, regardless of how little yard space is available. Have a deck, a walk, or just a stoop? A handful of frostproof plants will give it new life, and won’t cost a lot.

  4. The 2011 Boston Flower and Garden Show

    - The first day of spring is a few days away, but the Seaport World Trade Center is in full bloom with the annual Boston Flower and Garden Show. It kicked off March 15 with a preview party, and it will run through March 20.