About 2,500 years ago, the Greek poet Sappho called the rose the “queen of flowers.”
As well as wonderful quotations, C. L. Fornari's handy book contains a lot of useful advice.
Scientists have found odor receptors in nearly every organ in the human body!
Vita "hate, hate, hate[d] ‘American Pillar’" rambler roses!
Our native Aronia arbutifolia with the common name of red chokeberry is a shrub that offers four seasons of interest in our gardens.
My formula when choosing plants for my garden: focus on my three favorite colors, plus or minus white.
A brief poem by Vita Sackville-West about the growth occurring during the month of April.
There are many plants that produce edible flowers and are safe to eat if they are grown without the use of pesticides.
Try freezing edible flowers into ice cubes for a unique touch to your dinner party drinks.
Ringing In the New Year With Percy Shelley, Dorothy Parker and (Of course!) Flowers.