Top 5 Garden Travel Destinations

Top 5 Garden Travel Destinations

Are you traveling this month?  I hope so – we all need a break every once in a while. I’m giving August a theme this year (this is a new thing….what…

Garden Bloggers Event

  So here is the deal…I am finally, (FINALLY!) (after years of telling myself I should) attending a conference for bloggers.  Oh — and as a newbie to one of these…

Cool Globes On Boston Common

Cool Globes On Boston Common

I have a couple invitations for you today –The first is for Boston locals and the other is for garden bloggers. I’m going to be at both events (the details of…

Garden Gallery: Higashimokoto Flower Park in Hokkaido, Japan

Garden Gallery: Higashimokoto Flower Park in Hokkaido, Japan

Are your phlox blooming yet?  In new England we are not quite there yet….but in Japan, well that is a different story. This is Higashimokoto Flower Park in Hokkaido, Japan and…

Garden Gallery: The Urban Physic Garden

Garden Gallery: The Urban Physic Garden

Do you know what a physic garden is?  I have to admit that until I attended design school at the Chelsea Physic Garden, I had no idea what the term meant…

Chelsea Flower Show 2013 Wrap

Chelsea Flower Show 2013 Wrap

The Chelsea Flower Show is wrapping up today and for the first time in a long time ever I am not terribly excited to write about it.  I’ve pondered if my…

Compost Aerators, Bamboo Gloves & Tall Cloches

Compost Aerators, Bamboo Gloves & Tall Cloches

If you are anything like me, your compost heap is a work in progress.  It is an effort in pure do-gooder hopefulness.  Mine has been active and getting larger for probably…

Garden Gallery: Trailfinders Australian Garden presented by Fleming’s – Best Show – 2013 RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Garden Gallery: Trailfinders Australian Garden presented by Fleming’s – Best Show – 2013 RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The medals have been posted for the 2013 Chelsea Flower Show.  There are lots of great gardens to share, but I am going to start with those that won best in…

Chelsea Flower Show Week

Chelsea Flower Show Week

It’s Chelsea time! I’m so excited to be pulling together a week full of coverage.  I’m not able to be there in England this year, but that isn’t going to slow…

Cicada Summer Coming

Cicada Summer Coming

I’ve got a little theme going today.  It’s about Cicada’s and all things related…. I read an interesting article on the NPR website over the weekend about how the Cicadas are coming to the East…

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