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Meadow Magic

How to turn a water-thirsty lawn into a low-maintenance meadow

Yard Art: Tacky or Tasteful?

For many people, a garden is a canvas they fill with more than flowers, to the pleasure or dismay of neighbors. Here are some...

Trees for All Seasons

Erratic weather took a toll on local trees last winter and spring. Here are replacement ideas for those that were felled by a lethal...

The Queen of Climbers

Whether you pronounce it CLEM-a-tis or cle-MAT-is, these pretty plants climb and shine. By Mary Lynn Bruny During a garden tour years ago, I found myself...

Feature Garden: Set In Stone

This garden was carved out of a hillside and “set” in amazing stonework.

Shady Secrets: Growing successful shady gardens

Shade gardens require a little extra TLC to be successful. Whether you’ve got tree shade, dappled shade or deep shade, here are some suggestions for...

Top 10 Uses for Fresh Lavender

Fragrant and beautiful, lavender has many wonderful uses. In addition to the tastiest lemonade you’ll ever drink, Richelle  Reilly (pictured here) has come up with...

Wondrous Wildflowers

With all of the time and effort we spend on our gardens, we sometimes forget that Mother Nature is the best gardener of all. Here...

Creating Nirvana in a Garden

These tips can help generate a spiritual essence in your garden. By Tori Peglar The ancient Chinese philosopher and poet Lao Tzu once wrote, “A journey...

11 From Heaven

A bucket list of 11 botanic gardens to visit during your lifetime, recommended by the senior curator of Denver Botanic Gardens. By Panayoti Kelaidis Savvy travelers—and not just...