Pretty Tough Plants

Blurb: There’s a growing demand for dependably hardy plants that require less maintenance and less water, but look no less beautiful in the garden. Plant Select—the leading purveyor of plants designed to thrive in difficult climates—meets this need by promoting plants...

Swale: Collaborative Floating Edible Art Project

What is Swale? It’s part public art project and part floating food barge with an edible garden and forest on a tenth of an acre that produces food for free. It has the ability to dock to different parts of the city supplying different residents with free food...

Best Thing About Having a Garden: Gifts From the Heart

The best things about having a garden? Giving gifts like these to friends and family. 🙂   Post by Renee Shelton. When she’s not in the garden getting her green thumb on, she’s in the bakeshop talking about pastry and all that. If you have a garden question,...
Garden Blog: Eggplant is in Full Bloom

Garden Blog: Eggplant is in Full Bloom

Very happy girl this morning. Woke up to find all my Japanese eggplants are in full bloom. This heat wave is bringing my shy heat lovers into action this week. 🙂 Renee Shelton When Renee’s not in the garden getting her green thumb on, she’s in the bakeshop...