GARDEN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GARDEN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah Orchid Society’s spring show blooms at Red Butte http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57770614-78/butte-red-orchid-society.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57770614-78/butte-red-orchid-society.html.csp">Utah Orchid Society’s spring show blooms at Red Butte</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T12:14:55.364-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 12:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Orchid Society’s spring show blossomed Saturday in the Orangerie at Red Butte Garden. Visitors were able to view and purchase a wide variety of orchids grown in local homes and greenhouses. The show continues 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Red Butte, 300 Wakara Way. Admission is free but visitors must pay the Red Butte Garden entrance fee — $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and military, $6 for children ages 3-17. For more information, go online, www.utahorchidsociety.org/.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57770614@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 12:14:55 MDT Utah community farms take root, offer fresh summer eating http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57739345-223/community-supported-csa-urban.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57739345-223/community-supported-csa-urban.html.csp">Utah community farms take root, offer fresh summer eating</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T11:35:32.065-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 11:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Marty and Maryann Alston are the ultimate urban farming family. Three years ago the young couple coordinated the launch of the Wasatch Front Farmers Market at Wheeler Farm in Murray. The following year, they helped create farmers markets at Gardener Village in West Jordan and Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. And in 2013, they opened the Urban Farm and Feed Market Store at 5823 S. State, which sells their farm-grown produce and other local products year-round. While that seems like plenty for a young...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57739345@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:35:32 MDT Red Butte Garden’s marshmallow tree is in bloom http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57759014-66/garden-tree-butte-red.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57759014-66/garden-tree-butte-red.html.csp">Red Butte Garden’s marshmallow tree is in bloom</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T11:43:02.902-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 11:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An annual event is arriving, right on schedule, today at Red Butte Garden. The Salt Lake City garden’s famous Spring Marshmallow Tree is reportedly blooming today — for one day only. “We’re very proud of this tree,” Marita Tewes Tyrolt, Red Butte’s horticulture director, said in a statement. “Our concern now is that a late snow may cause premature softening, creating difficult-to-harvest sticky blooms.” The tree’s marshmallows — in pastel blue, pink, yellow and white — only bloom one day a year,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57759014@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:43:02 MDT Thanksgiving Point gardens blossom in season opening http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57735018-78/gardens-garden-season-thanksgiving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57735018-78/gardens-garden-season-thanksgiving.html.csp">Thanksgiving Point gardens blossom in season opening</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T07:59:39.532-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Thanksgiving Point’s 55 acres of gardens opened for the season on Saturday in Lehi. Among its 15 theme gardens, the most popular include the Secret Garden, Italian Garden, Waterfall Amphitheatre, Fragrance Garden and Monet Pond. The gardens are open 9 a.m.-8 p.m. daily, except for Sunday, through Sept. 30. Their hours change to 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 1-25. Admission ranges from $12 to $15; military with ID get a 25 percent discount. For more information on the gardens, go to www.thanksgivingpoint.or...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57735018@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 07:59:39 MDT Letter: SLC should keep space for community garden http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57702840-82/space-sugar-community-garden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57702840-82/space-sugar-community-garden.html.csp">Letter: SLC should keep space for community garden</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T01:01:05.543-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re the “open space” in Sugar House where the old tennis courts by Fairmont Park are located: I know the city is considering selling that land to developers to make even more condos in the Sugar House area. This is the last thing we need in that space (“SLC wants to sell ‘surplus’ space on streetcar line,” Tribune, March 1). The community garden that has been there the last few years not only brings beauty to that space, which has been an abandoned tennis court for as long as I have lived here,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57702840@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 01:01:05 MDT Sheryl Crow to perform Aug. 14 at Red Butte Garden http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57697235-66/crow-butte-red-concert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57697235-66/crow-butte-red-concert.html.csp">Sheryl Crow to perform Aug. 14 at Red Butte Garden</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T09:51:39.449-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 09:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Red Butte Garden is making another “sneak preview” announcement of its summer concert schedule: Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow will be performing at the outdoor Salt Lake City venue on August 14. Crow has sold millions of albums of her kicky blend of pop, rock, folk and blues — starting with her breakout debut album “Tuesday Night Music Club,” which yielded her mega-hit “All I Wanna Do.” Other familiar singles include “If It Makes You Happy,” “Everyday Is a Winding Road” and “Soak Up the Sun.” Sh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57697235@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:51:39 MDT Gavin DeGraw and Matt Nathanson to share bill at Red Butte Garden, June 29 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57694034-66/summer-album-butte-red.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57694034-66/summer-album-butte-red.html.csp">Gavin DeGraw and Matt Nathanson to share bill at Red Butte Garden, June 29</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T19:35:02.825-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 07:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pencil in another show on your summer music calendar: Singer-songwriters Gavin DeGraw and Matt Nathanson will co-headline a summer tour, which stops at Salt Lake City’s Red Butte Garden on June 29. McGraw is a New York native whose blue-eyed soul sound is familiar through such singles as “Not Over You” and “I Don’t Want to Be” (which became the theme song to the nighttime soap “One Tree Hill”). His last album, “Make a Move,” produced the singles “Best I Ever Had” and the title track. Nathanson i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57694034@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:35:02 MDT Ray LaMontagne will play Red Butte Garden, Aug. 8 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57660025-66/butte-lamontagne-red-garden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57660025-66/butte-lamontagne-red-garden.html.csp">Ray LaMontagne will play Red Butte Garden, Aug. 8</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T14:11:27.104-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 02:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It will be about a month before Red Butte Garden announces its summer outdoor concert schedule — but singer-songwriter Ray LaMontagne couldn’t wait. LaMontagne, who plays a soulful folk-rock repertoire, announced a nationwide tour today — which includes a stop August 8 at the Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre. LaMontagne will be touring in support of his upcoming album, “Supernova,” which will be released May 6. Opening for LaMontagne (and serving as his backing band) is The Belle Brigade, an upbeat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57660025@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:11:27 MDT Utah Home and Garden show this weekend in Sandy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57642785-79/free-garden-sandy-center.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57642785-79/free-garden-sandy-center.html.csp">Utah Home and Garden show this weekend in Sandy</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T10:44:06.136-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 10:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake Tribune Home + Garden Festival runs March 7 to 9 at the South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State in Sandy. The show runs Friday from noon to 10 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults at the door, or $8 online at www.saltlakehomeandgardenfestival.com. Seniors are $7 and children ages 12 and younger are free with a paying adult. A ticket is needed for each day of attendance. Parking is free. Exhibitors will sell their wares...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57642785@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 10:44:06 MDT Food briefs: Home & Garden show includes Food Network personalities http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57613878-223/salt-lake-march-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57613878-223/salt-lake-march-utah.html.csp">Food briefs: Home & Garden show includes Food Network personalities</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T19:09:15.609-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 07:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tribune Home & Garden Show Emily Ellyn, the Retro Rad chef featured on Food Network’s “Next Food Network Star,” and Matt Muenster, host of DIY Network’s “Bath Crashers,” are the special guests at The Salt Lake Tribune’s annual Home and Garden Festival. The annual event also offers three days of cooking demonstrations, landscaping ideas, garden tips and more. When • Friday, March 7, noon to 10 p.m.; Saturday, March 8, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; and Sunday, March 9, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m Where • South Towne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57613878@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:09:15 MDT Olive Garden pins hopes on new logo, menu http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57626253-79/percent-darden-garden-lobster.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57626253-79/percent-darden-garden-lobster.html.csp">Olive Garden pins hopes on new logo, menu</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI and BREE FOWLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T16:38:46.878-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 04:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Olive Garden has a plan to win back customers: a new logo and yet more menu changes. In a call with analysts on Monday, executives at Darden Restaurants Inc. expressed confidence they could bring about a “brand renaissance” at the Italian chain with a new look and updated menu that presented food with “flair and sophistication.” The changes include more small dishes and the option to mix and match pastas and sauces. Darden executives also continued to make the case for why it made sen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576262532014-03-03T16:38:46.878-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-03T16:38:46.878-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57626253@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:38:46 MDT Olive Garden pins hopes on new logo, menu http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57625363-79/percent-darden-garden-olive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57625363-79/percent-darden-garden-olive.html.csp">Olive Garden pins hopes on new logo, menu</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T18:25:33.822-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 06:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orlando, Fla. • Olive Garden has a plan to win back customers: a new logo and yet more menu changes. In a call with analysts on Monday, executives at Darden Restaurants Inc. expressed confidence they could bring about a “brand renaissance” at the Italian chain with a new look and updated menu that presented food with “a sense of flair and sophistication.” The changes include more small dishes and the option for people to mix and match pastas and sauces. Darden executives also continued to make...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576253632014-03-03T18:25:33.822-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-03T18:25:33.822-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57625363@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:25:33 MDT Bill would track citizenship of school kids http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57584933-68/garden-students-bill-rothlisberg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57584933-68/garden-students-bill-rothlisberg.html.csp">Bill would track citizenship of school kids</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-22T21:19:18.847-06:00">Updated Feb 22, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">GARDEN CITY, Kan. • A Kansas lawmaker’s proposal to track the citizenship status of public schoolchildren has raised alarm in one of the state’s most diverse communities, where district administrators worry that even raising the question with parents and students would damage the welcoming environment they have tried to create. Republican Rep. Allan Rothlisberg and officials of the Garden City district in western Kansas agree that under a 1982 U.S. Supreme Court ruling, all students are entitle...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57584933@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:19:18 MDT