Celebrate Everything Vintage, Rare & Old-Fashioned in the Garden Hear the stories behind heirloom vegetables, herbs and flowers that were common in your grandparents’ gardens.Get tips on how to incorporate heirloom plants into your modern garden.Learn sleuthing skills to source these plants and seeds.Explore vintage garden styles and how to add time-honoured touches to modern gardens.Learn how to save seeds from heirloom flowers and veggies.Pay virtual visits to heritage gardens grand and small (coming soon!) Join me to explore heirloom plants and gardens and their stories! What’s an Heirloom Plant? Find out why it matters to gardeners and to the health of our food supply. LEARN MORE ResourcesBoost your knowledge of heirloom gardening with book suggestions, organizations and more.LEARN MORE Seed SourcesFind a list of some of the best sources for heirloom and open-pollinated seeds.LEARN MORE Explore Fresh Posts Garden Life | In the Garden The Good Morning Glory September 8, 2022September 8, 2022 Discover the difference between good morning glories and very bad morning glories. flowers | Heirloom Plants 101 Bearded Iris 101 August 20, 2022August 31, 2022 Bearded irises are like the party girls of spring with their ruffled skirts and bright colours. Learn more about heirloom bearded iris. Heirloom Plants 101 | herbs Thyme 101 July 18, 2022September 2, 2022 Learn about this ancient herb, from medicinal and culinary uses to gardens and thyme lawns. Heirloom Plants 101 | vegetables Beans 101 July 13, 2022September 7, 2022 Find out why beans truly are a magical “fruit”. Heirloom Plants 101 | herbs Dill 101 July 9, 2022September 2, 2022 The world has had a love affair with dill since before pickles were invented. Get the 411 on this herb. Heirloom Plants 101 | roses ‘Buff Beauty’: A Classic Rose For Your Part Shade Garden June 24, 2022September 2, 2022 Find out if ‘Buff Beauty’ is right for your garden, and read her story.