Joplin receives flower bulbs from nonprofit America Responds

Friday, July 15, 2011 | 5:47 p.m. CDT; updated 1:01 p.m. CDT, Monday, August 1, 2011

JOPLIN — Kneeling in a small landscaped area at 15th Street and Murphy Boulevard, master gardener Chieko Hedin held up a salmon dahlia bulb and advised those around her in the proper technique for planting it.