If you are designing a new garden, think about the following words: form, foliage, flowers, fruit, fragrance and focal points.
One of the many pleasures of springtime is smelling the perfume of hyacinths...
As we await winter's end, here are some thoughtful quotes to help get us through the cold, dark season.
A plantsman like his father, this younger Tradescant collected many plants from North America and introduced them into English gardens.
This late 16th-century English plantsman is regarded as one of the first significant and probably the most influential of early English garden designers.
I have a number of plants that, when in bloom, are repeated throughout the garden...
It’s possible to have colorful shade gardens that have a continual sequence of bloom.
Narrow shrubs are referred to as columnar in shape, and they are ideal for a small garden.
Sometimes we focus so much on the color of flowers that we forget about their other significant attributes.
Summer bulbs are labor intensive, as they have to be dug and stored each fall; however, they add immeasurably to the diversity of the summer garden.