On December 7, 1877, Thomas Edison entered the New York offices of the Scientific American, a popular scientific magazine that hap..
Growing up, did you learn that Thomas Edison invented the light bulb? As you probably know now, the truth is that he continued the..
Try one of our free, self-guided garden tours the next time you're at Edison Ford. There are three available tours: one directing ..
Most people know that Thomas Edison was one of the world’s most prolific inventors. His incandescent light bulb has become the u..
On October 25, the Florida Humanities Council Speaker Series kicked off with a fascinating lecture from author Craig Pittman. ..
Southwest Florida, an area ranging from Bonita Springs to Marco Island, is well known for its’ beautiful beaches, turquoise wate..
Was Henry Ford a quilter? Well, no, not quite, but he and his wife Clara did assemble a vast and diverse collection of items to ce..
"Greed, betrayal, and the world's most beautiful orchid," reads the tagline of author Craig Pittman's book, The Scent of Scandal...
Did you know that every year, thousands of Christmas lights and hundreds of historic holiday decorations fill the grounds of the E..
In 1914 popular writer and naturalist John Burroughs arrived with his friend Henry Ford to visit Thomas Edison for the first t..
If you are looking for an unusual gift for yourself or others, then the old fashioned heritage craft known as a boondoggle wi..
By now everyone knows that Henry and Clara Ford owned a Florida estate named “The Mangoes,” for the allée of mango trees tha..
While you're out (or online) doing your holiday shopping, visit our Garden Shoppe for some unique and eco-friendly gifts for your ..
Not many flowers are able to change their petal color, but the yesterday, today and tomorrow (YTT), Brunfelsia gra..
We may not get blizzards in Southwest Florida, but you can tell your northern friends you have "snow" in your yard after you've pl..
If you've been to an Edison Garden Festival, you know to expect plant sellers like Rege Malone, Tropiflora, and Peacock Cottage, a..
Every year around this time the floss silk trees in the Ft. Myers and Naples area start blooming, showing off a brilliant display ..
Walking through Southwest Florida’s neighborhoods, you probably come across a lot of flowering and fruiting trees. Unlike th..
The Edison Garden Festival returns November 17 and 18, 2018, and will include more of everything: more vendors, more food and more..
Summer is a great time of year to snip flowers from the garden and bring inside to enjoy all day long! They can add both a lovely ..
Perhaps you’ve seen some butterflies in your garden and wondered how you could attract more of them. Debbie Hughes, senior horti..
Although Thomas Edison's research of rubber plants ended long ago, the plants on his estate still assist others around the world..
Have you noticed the bright orange-red flowers adorning many trees in Southwest Florida lately? That's probably the royal poincian..
A few weeks ago we shared a post on how to be the best, Best Man. Since we’ve been talking about bachelorette parties and brides..
Where did you and Kaleb meet?
We first met at church, but then we happened to be working out next to each other at the gym and th..
The beautiful estates of Edison and Ford, the Museum’s new West Porch and the gardens have become very popular spots for gatheri..
When planning a wedding, arches and wedding decor are often a great way to add personal and beautiful touches to your ceremony sit..
Emilie and Ryan decided to celebrate their wedding day with us at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates. It was a beautiful, classi..
Brides are looking to dazzle their guests with more than just taste, they want their cakes to reflect their wedding theme or to re..
Edison and Ford Winter Estates has been chosen by many couples as their wedding ceremony location. In addition to wedding ceremo..
Flowers are essential to any wedding. Who doesn’t love seeing the bride’s bouquet when she’s walking down the aisle? While b..
Erica and John were a fun-loving couple that couldn't wait to get married and celebrate their special day with family and friends ..
Kelly and Eric recently got married in March at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates, choosing to have their destination wedding h..
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Joelle and Dylan recently ..
Back in March, Danielle and Thomas got married at Edison and Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers, FL. Inspired by the botanical ga..
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