Gardens honoring St. Francis are full of color, sound, scent and movement, and birds and butterflies abound.
Learn about the tulips of the Netherlands, on this Focus on Flowers.
Even in the Midwest, centers for creating ceramics were established, inspired by the 19th century Arts and Crafts Movement.
The rose has been a recurring literary theme since the thirteenth century as a symbol of love. However, giving roses for Valentine's Day is a modern tradition.
The globalization of so many flowering plants is awe-inspiring and they now act as if they are natives in their adopted lands.
Vita Sackville-West's luxuriant plantings create a setting of decadence and romance at the garden of Sissinghurst Castle.