Potager Gardening

Build a potager garden and enjoy fresh, delectable food just steps away from your kitchen.

To Feed or Not to Feed?

The East has faced a harsh winter, and all the wildlife is struggling to fill their bellies—but don’t get tempted to throw them a bone.

Take Advantage of Free Compost

If you have a shovel and some buckets (or better still, a pickup truck), call your own municipality and ask if a pile of leaf compost is available to residents.

Gifts for Gardeners: Temporary Tool Storage

If you are considering purchasing a holiday gift for the gardener in your life, there’s certainly no shortage of ideas; however, I’d like to offer you two other ideas for gifts, both targeted at simplifying your loved one’s gardening chores.

Green Spring Gardens in Photos

Last weekend I had the opportunity to visit a beautiful public garden in Alexandria, Va. Twenty minutes from the Capitol Building, Green Spring Gardens is a National Historic Site originally donated to Fairfax County by its previous owners, Michael and Belinda Straight.

A Picture Tour of My Garden

With the adequate rainfall and mild temperatures we’ve experienced this summer, it has been a great year for the garden.

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