HomeGrown 06/14/09 – Night Bloomers & Sunflowers

HomeGrown sends some sunshine and nighttime fragrance your way this week with a look the long and storied history of the sunflower, and night-blooming plants for your garden.  Joe Pappalardo, who wrote “Sunflowers: Thesunflower Secret History” talks about the evolution of the plant from an 8,000 B.C. food source to a trip on a NASA rocket. Author Peter Loewer has tips on the best plants for fragrance in your garden as the sun goes down – and beyond. Downloadable MP3

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