It is so satisfying to bring the garden into all aspects of our lives. We read about gardens, display flowers and start plants indoors, revel in cooking with our freshly harvested veggies and herbs, and pore over stacks of seed catalogues every winter. Here we’ll explore all the ways the garden influences our lives.
Discover the difference between good morning glories and very bad morning glories.
A gardener’s initiation into the mystery and romance of heirloom gardening.
Choose a fresh summer read from this garden-inspired list of books.
Bearded irises are the party girls of the spring garden. Meet ‘Loreley’, who has resided in my gardens for several decades.
Find out how six-year old me got hooked on gardening.
Find The Secret Garden in books, movies and poetry.
In which the line between garden owner and gardener are blurred.
A big move takes me into brand-new gardening territory.
Explore our emotional attachment to plants from the past.
Gardenista makes it way too easy for us to go down the gardening rabbit hole.
Pinning my addiction: we explore vintage seed packages and catalogues
Celebrate March and the beginning of another gardening season with a timely quote.
Celebrate the beauty of June and old roses with these quotes and photos.