Christian Primeau is the NYBG‘s Manager of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory.
Nolen Greenhouses gardener Karen Drews takes leaf cuttings
Who doesn’t love a sharer? Not an over-sharer, like Harold in Accounting, whose detailed inquest into his latest digestive afflictions …
If you carve a pumpkin for Halloween or make pumpkin pie from scratch, you’re going to have a lot of pumpkin seeds. You can put them to good use by turning them into “dice” and playing math games this fall.…
Morning Eye Candy: Tree of Life
European hornbeam (Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’) in the Ross Conifer Arboretum – Photo by Ivo M. Vermeulen
Natural art: Nigel Dunnett in his Olympic Park meadow Photo: The Olympic Development Authority
If you want a wildflower meadow that will really enhance your garden, getting the design and layout right is every bit as important as choosing the …
Morning Eye Candy: Nature’s Bounty
The Perennial Garden – Photo by Ivo M. Vermeulen
After party: late-flowering Schizostylis coccinea ‘Major’. Photograph: John Glover/Alamy
Our neighbours up the lane, who arrived here in the 1950s, have a garden that feels relaxed by time. It sits between the farmhouse and a hedged area of orchard where …
Before starting today’s entry, a note to local readers — there are still many apple varieties available for the second day of the Apple Festival tomorrow, including one of my favourites, the Salish apple.
Thank you again to Martin Deasy …
Are your summer or early fall container gardens looking tired? Change out your container gardens to extend your displays well into the fall.
A fall container garden with asters, mums, cabbages, and kale. Photo by Tim Pollak
Gardening in containers …