I always have mixed feelings as the first real freeze approaches.
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How a dear friend taught me that a great picture of just one blossom can capture the feeling of a garden.
Why I stroll through English gardens with a hanky in hand
As promised, here are three more strategies for selecting plants that can handle our increasingly erratic weather.
Our erratic weather has me looking to the heartland for resilient plants.
Perennials and grasses can play a surprising role in enhancing the winter landscape.
A dormant perennial garden can be a work of art in winter.
Call it post-election musings, but I’ve been thinking a lot about unity and variety, two essential principles of landscape design.
The transition to fall allows the garden — and the gardener — to finally relax.
Featuring the top 5 plants that have added some real pizzazz to my narrow perennial beds